Economics Crash Course

A social science that studies how individuals, governments, firms and nations make choices on allocating scarce resources to satisfy their unlimited wants. Created by CrashCourse.

Average Course Length

4 hours

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1: Intro to Economics
2: Specialization and Trade
3: Economic Systems and Macroeconomics
4: Supply and Demand
5: Macroeconomics
6: Productivity and Growth
7: Inflation and Bubbles and Tulips
8: Fiscal Policy and Stimulus
9: Deficits & Debts
10: What's all the Yellen About? Monetary Policy and the Federal Reserve
11: Money and Finance
12: The 2008 Financial Crisis
13: Recession, Hyperinflation, and Stagflation
14: Economic Schools of Thought
15: Imports, Exports, and Exchange Rates
16: Globalization and Trade and Poverty
17: Income and Wealth Inequality: Crash Course Economics
18: Marginal Analysis, Roller Coasters, Elasticity, and Van Gogh
19: Markets, Efficiency, and Price Signals
20: Price Controls, Subsidies, and the Risks of Good Intentions
21: Market Failures, Taxes, and Subsidies
22: Environmental Econ
23: Economics of Education
24: Revenue, Profits, and Price
25: Monopolies and Anti-Competitive Markets
26: Game Theory and Oligopoly
27: Behavioral Economics
28: Labor Markets and Minimum Wage
29: The Economics of Healthcare
30: The Economics of Death
31: Taxes
32: The Underground Economy
33: The Economics of Immigration
34: Foreign Aid and Remittance
35: The Economics of Happiness