Microeconomics & Macroeconomics

Study individual segments in the economy from personal to business issues, all the way upto the whole economy such as governments and countries. Created by Khan Academy.

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1: Production Possibilities Frontier
2: Opportunity Cost
3: Increasing Opportunity Cost
4: Allocative Efficiency and Marginal Benefit
5: Economic Growth through Investment
6: Comparative Advantage Specialization and Gains from Trade
7: Comparative Advantage and Absolute Advantage
8: Law of Demand
9: Price of Related Products and Demand
10: Changes in Income, Population, or Preferences
11: Normal and Inferior Goods
12: Inferior Goods Clarification
13: Law of Supply
14: Factors Affecting Supply
15: Market Equilibrium
16: Changes in Market Equilibrium
17: Price Elasticity of Demand
18: More on Elasticity of Demand
19: Perfect Inelasticity and Perfect Elasticity of Demand
20: Constant Unit Elasticity
21: Total Revenue and Elasticity
22: More on Total Revenue and Elasticity
23: Cross Elasticity of Demand
24: Elasticity of Supply
25: Elasticity and Strange Percent Changes
26: Demand Curve as Marginal Benefit Curve
27: Consumer Surplus Introduction
28: Total Consumer Surplus as Area
29: Producer Surplus
30: Rent Control and Deadweight Loss
31: Minimum Wage and Price Floors
32: Taxation and Dead Weight Loss
33: Percentage Tax on Hamburgers
34: Taxes and Perfectly Inelastic Demand
35: Taxes and Perfectly Elastic Demand
36: Marginal Utility
37: Equalizing Marginal Utility per Dollar Spent
38: Deriving Demand Curve from Tweaking Marginal Utility per Dollar
39: Budget Line
40: Optimal Point on Budget Line
41: Types of Indifference Curves
42: Economic Profit vs Accounting Profit
43: Depreciation and Opportunity Cost of Capital
44: Fixed, Variable, and Marginal Cost.
45: Visualizing Average Costs and Marginal Costs as Slope
46: Marginal Cost and Average Total Cost
47: Marginal Revenue and Marginal Cost
48: Marginal Revenue Below Average Total Cost
49: Long Term Supply Curve and Economic Profit
50: Perfect Competition
51: Monopoly Basics
52: Monopolist Optimizing Price (part 1)- Total Revenue.
53: Monopolist Optimizing Price (part 2)- Marginal Revenue
54: Monopolist Optimizing Price (part 3)- Dead Weight Loss.avi
55: Optional Calculus Proof to Show that MR has Twice Slope of Demand
56: Review of Revenue and Cost Graphs for a Monopoly
57: Oligopolies and Monopolistic Competition
58: Monopolistic Competition and Economic Profit
59: Oligopolies, Duopolies, Collusion, and Cartels
60: Prisoners' Dilemma and Nash Equilibrium
61: More on Nash Equilibrium
62: Why Parties to Cartels Cheat
63: Game Theory of Cheating Firms
64: Negative Externalities
65: Taxes for Factoring in Negative Externalities
66: Positive Externalities
67: Tragedy of the Commons
68: First Degree Price Discrimination
69: A Firm's Marginal Product Revenue Curve
70: How Many People to Hire Given the MPR curve
71: Adding Demand Curves
72: Circular Flow of Income and Expenditures
73: Parsing Gross Domestic Product
74: More on Final and Intermediate GDP Contributions
75: Investment and Consumption
76: Income and Expenditure Views of GDP
77: Components of GDP
78: Examples of Accounting for GDP
79: Real GDP and Nominal GDP
80: GDP Deflator
81: Example Calculating Real GDP with a Deflator
82: Introduction to Inflation
83: Actual CPI-U Basket of Goods
84: Phillips Curve
85: Interest as Rent for Money
86: Money Supply and Demand Impacting Interest Rates
87: The Business Cycle
88: Aggregate Demand
89: Shifts in Aggregate Demand
90: Long-Run Aggregate Supply
91: Short Run Aggregate Supply
92: Demand-Pull Inflation under Johnson
93: Real GDP driving Price
94: Cost Push Inflation
95: Monetary and Fiscal Policy
96: Tax Lever of Fiscal Policy
97: Breakdown of Gas Prices
98: Short-Run Oil Prices
99: Keynesian Economics
100: Risks of Keynesian Thinking
101: Overview of Fractional Reserve Banking
102: Weaknesses of Fractional Reserve Lending
103: Full Reserve Banking
104: Money Supply- M0 M1 and M2
105: Simple Fractional Reserve Accounting (part 2)
106: MPC and Multiplier
107: Mathy Version of MPC and Multiplier (optional)
108: Consumption Function Basics
109: Generalized Linear Consumption Function
110: Consumption Function with Income Dependent Taxes
111: Keynesian Cross
112: Details on Shifting Aggregate Planned Expenditures
113: Keynesian Cross and the Multiplier
114: Investment and Real Interest Rates
115: Connecting the Keynesian Cross to the IS-Curve
116: Loanable Funds Interpretation of IS Curve
117: Polyalphabetic Cipher
118: LM part of the IS-LM model
119: Government Spending and the IS-LM model
120: Balance of Payments- Current Account
121: Balance of Payments- Capital Account
122: Why Current and Capital Accounts Net Out
123: Accumulating Foreign Currency Reserves
124: Using Reserves to Stabilize Currency
125: Financial Crisis in Thailand Caused by Speculative Attack
126: Math Mechanics of Thai Banking Crisis
127: Greek Debt Recession and Austerity (part 1)
128: Greek Financial Crisis (part 2)
129: How and why Greece would leave the Euro (part 3)
130: Why Europe is worried about Greece
131: LeBron asks about free throws versus three pointers