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    º ARROW, Kenneth J.
    º MARKOWITZ, Harry M.
    º ROMER, David: Stock Volatility Examination 1, 2
    º SAMUELSON, Paul A.
    º SHILLER, Robert J.Use It!
    º Stock Prices & Bond Yields Can their comovements be explained in terms of present value models? by Robert J. Shiller & Andrea E. Beltratti

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Irwin M. Stelzer publications
    º Conservative Economic Policy in the 21st Century (pdf)
    º Global Banking Is What's Really in Crisis 6-27-11
    º Impressions of a Flailing and Uncertain Economy 6-11-11


American Economic Association - Site Map ( abridged )
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    º Medallion Speakers

Dead Economists Society classical liberal economics
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Economic Development
    º Child Labor and the British Industrial Revolution

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BookTV online videos
Capitalism: A Ghost Story by Arundhati Roy
Neil Irwin, The Alchemists: Three Central Bankers and a World on Fire (After Words)
Zachary Karabell, The Leading Indicators: A Short History of the Numbers that Rule Our World (After Words)

Book TV

Google Books
Coggan, Philip
    $ Paper Promises: Debt, Money, and the New World Order (2012)
Heilbroner, Robert L.
    $ 21st Century Capitalism 1993
    $ Behind the Veil of Economics: Essays in the Worldly Philosophy 1988
    $ The Crisis of Vision in Modern Economic Thought 1995
    $ Economics Explained: Everything You Need to Know About How the Economy Works and Where It's Going 1998 (4th)
    $ The Nature and Logic of Capitalism 1986
    $ Teachings From the Worldly Philosophy 1997
    $ Visions of the Future: The Distant Past, Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow 1996
    $ The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times, and Ideas of the Great Economic Thinkers 1999 (1st:1969)
Hobson, John Atkinson
    º Capitalism and Imperialism in South Africa (1900)
    º The Economics of Distribution (1903)
    º The Evolution of Modern Capitalism: A Study of Machine Production (1894)
    º Imperialism: A Study (1902)
    º The Industrial System: an Inquiry into Earned and Unearned Income (1910)
    º International Trade: an Application of Economic Theory (1904)
    º John Ruskin, Social Reformer (1898)
    º The Morals of Economic Internationalism (1920)
    º The New Protectionism (1916)
    º The Physiology of Industry: ...Fallacies in Existing Theories (1889)
    º The Problem of the Unemployed: an Enquiry and an Economic Policy (1896)
    º Problems of a New World (1922)
    º Problems of Poverty: An Inquiry Into the Industrial Condition of the Poor (1891)
    º The Psychology of Jingoism (1901)
    º Richard Cobden: the International Man (1919)
    º The Science of Wealth (1911)
    º The Social Problem: Life and Work (1902)
    º Taxation in the New State (1920)
    º Towards International Government (1916)
    º Work and Wealth: a Human Valuation (1921)
Leopold, Les
    $ How to Make a Million Dollars an Hour: Why Hedge Funds Get Away with Siphoning Off America's Wealth (2012)
    $ The Looting of America: How Wall Street's Game of Fantasy Finance Destroyed Our Jobs, Pensions, and Prosperity-and What We Can Do about It (2009)
Warsh, David
    $ Economic Principals: Masters and Mavericks of Modern Economics (2010)
    $ Knowledge and the Wealth of Nations: A Story of Economic Discovery (2007)
Richard D. Wolff
    $ Occupy the Economy: Challenging Capitalism 2012

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The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
What is a dollar worth? any year based upon Consumer Price Index (CPI)

Hugh's Mortgage and Financial Calculators

also see.. History

History Of Capitalism Portal into 19th & early 20th centuries
from Colleen Dunlavy, U Wisconsin, Madison, History

Kelso Institute: Books (Download), FAQ, Lectures, Quotes, Timeline

Washington State U, World Civilizations
Gloassary, Enlightenment, Capitalism, author, Links
Articles Archive, Regular Rants
The Nation articles by William Greider, National Affairs Correspondent

also see.. Marx
Gabriel, Mary
Love and Capital: Karl and Jenny Marx and the Birth of a Revolution

Monthly Review
Monthly Review


International Society of Parametric Analysts parametric cost modeling techniques & methodologies: risk analysis, econometrics, design-to-cost, technology forecasting, management
Acquisition Tools - Contracting Resources, Education, Law & Regualtions
Parametric Estimating Handbook


Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Washington Center, About, Search
Data Online, Databases
News & Publications


Disruptive technology


Paul Romer Stanford U, Graduate School of Business

Endogenous growth theory
Paul Romer

also see.. §Game Theory§

George Mason U, Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science (ICES)
Vernon Smith 2002 Nobel Prize Winner (see Select Works)
    º Markets, Institutions and Experiments
    º Mind, Reciprocity and Markets in the Laboratory
    º What is Experimental Economics?


ACORN Lending Study Warns of Pending "Rate Shock" for Homeowners: Midwest, South, and Minority Communities Most at Risk
    º New_Mexico Lending Data, Albuquerque Metropolitan Area
ACORN Housing Corporation (AHC)

Charlie Rose
Bill Ackman, major investor & hedge fund manager of Pershing Square Capital Management LP

Google Books
Leopold, Les
    º How to Make a Million Dollars an Hour: Why Hedge Funds Get Away with Siphoning Off America's Wealth (2012)
    º The Looting of America: How Wall Street's Game of Fantasy Finance Destroyed Our Jobs, Pensions, and Prosperity-and What We Can Do about It (2009)

Mother Jones Liberal (MoJo Wire) Magazine/Foundation for National Progress
McCain's Fannie and Freddie Connections
Wall Street's Grim Justice: Those Who Profited from Subprimes Now Suffer Too
Where Credit Is Due: A Timeline of the Mortgage Crisis by Nomi Prins

Money Central (
Ouch! Your house payment just doubled, (Oct. 2, 2006)

Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)
Delinquencies and Foreclosures Increase in Latest MBA National Delinquency Survey (3rd quarter, 2007) 43.0% of foreclosures are Subprime ARM's
Planting Seeds of Disaster ACORN, Barack Obama, and the Democratic party by Stanley Kurtz

The Newyorker
Sponsoring Recklessness by James Surowiecki

The Progressive
Bailout blame game unfairly targets minorities
The Facts About ACORN, CRA Programs and the Mortgage Crisis by Anthony M. Freed
McCain's Economic Plan: Blame Democrats and Minorities

Adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM)
Community Reinvestment Act
Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac
Federal Home Loan Banks
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Financial crisis of 20072008
Glass-Steagall Act
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Office of Thrift Supervision
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YourMortgageOrYourLife at (
The Facts About ACORN, CRA Programs & the Mortgage CrisisUse It! by Anthony M. Freed

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Resources for Economists on the Internet

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Brad DeLong ( 2), - SiteMap (from the Royal Economic Society)
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Library of Economics and Liberty - Links, Data, Search
The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics (CEE)

Resources for Economists on the Internet
U Mannheim, SBF 504, GlossaryUse It!

WebEc ( 2 at ) WWW Virtual Library - Economics


FOCUS on these Sites!
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Archive, Archive FAQ
    º Medallion Speakers by David Warsh
Archive Index
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Economics Topics
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also see.. §Global Governance§, §Global Consciousness§, §WORLD§

Economic Policy Institute
All Publications Written by: Jeff Faux
The Global Class War (book) by Jeff Faux

Roubini Global Economics, LLC ( Nouriel Roubini's methodology on the logic of the global economy

    º Category:Books about globalization
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Accountancy monetarily recording, classifying, summarizing & interpreting financially related transactions
    º Accounting equation Assets = Capital + Liabilities or Assets - Liabilities = Capital (owners' equity)
    º Double-entry bookkeeping system each transaction entered both on debit & credit sides; error detected if respective sums do not equal
Anti-globalization movement
    º Alter-globalization
    º Anti-corporate activism
    º Criticisms of globalization
    º Global justice movement
Archaic globalization 1400-1600
Asset controlled or owned economic resources (tangible or intangible) capable of producing value, see value
    º Amortization (business) includes amortization of intangible assets
    º Depreciation asset value decrease affecting business value & allocation of asset costs affecting net income
    º Impairment cost
    º Intangible asset includes:
        ◊ legal intangibles see intellectual property (eg, intellectual capital, trade secrets, copyrights, patents, trademarks); and
        ◊ competitive intangibles (knowledge & activities in collaboration, leverage & structure)
    º Tangible property includes real and personal property
        ◊ Personal property private property that is moveable
        ◊ Real property realty, or immovable property including improvements
Bond (finance) negotiable promise to pay, by maturity date, indebtedness with interest (the coupon), transferrable through a secondary market
    º Government bond promise to pay face value on a certain date, and periodic interest
    º Perpetual bond has no maturity date, therefore, may be treated as equity, not debt
Bubble, Economic trade in high volumes at prices at variance with intrinsic values
    º Intrinsic value (finance) summing & discounting to present value, future income generated by an asset; actual security value vs. market or book value
    º Japanese asset price bubble inflated real estate & stock prices 1986-1991
    º Tulip mania first (1637) recorded speculative bubble
    º Real estate bubble
Capital (economics) existing durable goods used in producing other goods and/or services
    º Financial capital is not considered real or economic capital
    º Human Capital
    º Intellectual capital
    º Structural Capital
Comparative advantage
    º Government-owned corporation
Cultural globalization
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Friedman, Thomas (1953)
    º The World Is Flat
Game theory
    º Prisoner's dilemma
    º Global governance
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    º History of globalization
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Intellectual property exclusive market rights and applications for discoveries & invention, or for musical, literary and artistic works
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Monetary economics
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    º #History of monetary policy
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    º Global Policy Forum
Value, Intrinsic (finance) summing & discounting to present value, future income generated by an asset; actual security value opposed to market or book value
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    º Present value current value of payments that are made at other times
    º Time value of money includes interest earned over a given time
World bank
World currency
World Economic Forum
World economy
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World Trade Organization
    º World Trade Organization Ministerial Conference of 1999 protest activity Battle in Seattle
One World, Ready or Not: The Manic Logic of Global Capitalism (book)

also see.. Capitalism, Economists, §HISTORY§, §HISTORY of Science§, §HISTORY of Mathematics§, Tutorials

DIRECTORIES-History of Economics Open Directory | |

Child Labour in the 19th Century in Britain
Child Labour in the Industrial Revolution
Data Sets on the Economic History Server

Dictionary of the History of IdeasUse It! Contents, Search
• from the Electronic Text Center, U Virginia Library
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Economic History Association

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Databases Online - US: Agriculture, Greenback, Labor, Population,
Encyclopedia of Economic and Business History
Links - Databases

Economic and Social History at Oxford: Seminars and Special Lectures

Google Books
Heilbroner, Robert L.
    º Teachings From the Worldly Philosophy 1997
    º The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times, and Ideas of the Great Economic Thinkers 1999 (1st:1969)
Warsh, David
    º Economic Principals: Masters and Mavericks of Modern Economics, About, LinksUse It! ( Data Sets ), SiteMap from the Economic History Association
• Economic History Services file server & discussion groups for communication among scholars

History of Economic Thought Website Use It!( no frames ) Index, Search:   Dept Economics, New School U
Essays and Surveys
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Schools of Thought

History of Money from Ancient Times to the Present Day Glyn Davies
History of Money Page Roy Davies
History of the Oil Industry, and Rockefeller's Standard Oil Trust
History of Thought Archive: McMaster U
Indiana University Economic History Workshop
The International Economic History Association
Labor and Business History WWW Virtual Library Links
McMaster U, Economics Dept
Archive for the History of Economic ThoughtUse It!
    º Smith, Adam

Monetary History gold & silver standards, bimetallism, Canada's playing card money
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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Macrohistory Database
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University of Oxford Discussion Papers in Economic and Social History

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    º Marginal product
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Neoclassical economics
    º Neoclassical synthesis
Pareto efficiency
Physiocracy wealth of nations derived the value of land agriculture or land development, 1st well developed theory of economics
Schools of economic thought
Scientific Revolution
    º Christian socialism
Supply and demand
Welfare economics

Working Class Movement Library (WCML), since the late 18th century

World History at KMLA
Poverty of Urban Industrial Workers in Britain in the Early 19th Century


also see.. History
    º Category:Economics
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    º Category:History of economic thought, methodology, and heterodox approaches
    º Catholic social teaching
    º History of economic thought
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    º Schools of economic thought
Aquinas, Thomas (1225-1274)
    º Just price
    º Summa Theologica (1265-1274)
Aristotle (384 BC-322 BC)
    º Politics (Aristotle)
Friedman, Milton (1912-2006)
Greenspan, Alan (1926-)
Hayek, Friedrich (1899-1992)
    º The Road to Serfdom 1944
Hicks, John (1904-1989)
    º Value and Capital 1939
Kelso, Louis Orth (1913-1991)
Keynes, John Maynard (1883-1946)
    º Keynesian economics
Kydland, Finn E. (1943-)
Lucas, Robert, Jr. (1937-)
Malthus, Thomas Robert (1766-1834) classical
Marshall, Alfred (1842-1924)
    º Principles of Economics 1890
Marx, Karl (1818-1883)
    º The Communist Manifesto
Max-Neef, Manfred
Mill, John Stuart (1806-1873)
Muth, John (1930-2005)
Prescott, Edward C. (1940-)
Ricardo, David (1772-1823) classical
    º Ricardian economics
Say, Jean-Baptiste (1767-1832)
Schumpeter, Joseph (1883-1950)
    º Creative destruction
Sen, Amartya (1933-)
Smith, Adam (1723-1790]) classical
    º The Wealth of Nations 1776
Stigler, George (1911-1991)
Stiglitz, Joseph (1943-)
    º Stigler diet
Uzawa, Hirofumi (1928-)
Veblen, Thorsten (1857-1929)
von Hayek, Friedrich (1899-1992)
von Mises, Ludwig (1881-1973)
Leon Walras (1834-1910)

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    º Category:Distribution of wealth
    º Category:Economic inequality
    º Category:Income distribution
    º List of countries by distribution of wealth
    º List of countries by income equality
    º List of countries by percentage of population living in poverty
Distribution of wealth
Economic efficiency
Economic inequality
Gini, Corrado (1884-1965)
    º Gini coefficient
Hoover index
Income distribution
Income inequality
    º Income inequality metrics
    º Income inequality in the United States
International inequality
Krugman, Paul (1953)
Lorenz curve
Pareto, Vilfredo (1848-1923)
    º Pareto efficiency
    º Pareto principle
Theil index
Wealth inequality in the United States

also see.. Key Indicators

Association for Manufacturing Technology promoting technological advancements & improvements

Board of Governors of the Federal Governors
• banking systems, consumer information, economic research/data, education, monetary policy, regulating

Bureau of Census Economic Briefing Room U.S. economic data and reports
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The Conference Board reports on U.S. economic indicators ($) U.S. and international economic reports and analysis.
Institute for Supply Management (ISM) career center, monthly reports, purchasing

U.S. Census Bureau mfg shipments, inventories, orders, manufacturing & mineral industries publications.., Economic Statistics Briefing Room
Employment, Income, International, Money
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Google Books
Warsh, David
    º Knowledge and the Wealth of Nations: A Story of Economic Discovery

    º Category:Intellectual property law
Intellectual capital
Intellectual property exclusive market rights and applications for discoveries & invention, or for musical, literary and artistic works
    º Copyright
    º Industrial design right
    º Patent
    º Trademark
    º Trade secret

also see.. Labor Economist Jobs
Job Openings for Economists (JOE) from the American Economic Association

also see.. Indicators

SIO Distribution
Industrial Production
Gross Domestic Product
Producer Price Index
ISM Report On Business

also see.. Jobs

Bureau of Labor Statistics
Unemployment rate for previous years

Economic Policy Institute Labor
    º Bureau of Labor Statistics

International Labor OrganizationUse It! (UN) Databases, Library, Links, Safety, Site Map, Training
Key Indicators of the Labour Market
    º Employment-to-population ratio, Hours of work, Unemployment
Indicator Trends


Brad DeLong's
Macroeconomics Online - Glossary, Useful Materials for Teaching Macro

also see.. Communism

Cultural Logic: A Journal of Marxist Theory & Practice
Karl Marx and Fredrick Engels Internet Archive works, correspondence, images
Marx biography, ideas, texts: Dead Sociologists Society
Marx/Engels Internet Archive Search writings
The Marxism List forum : Spoon Collective
Marxism Page Links

CRISIS Complexity Research Initiative for Systemic Instabilities establlished following the global financial crisis

also see.. §Credit Unions§
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Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve

Neil Irwin, The Alchemists: Three Central Bankers and a World on Fire (After Words)

C-SPAN Video Library
Federal Reserve and Large Financial Institutions (06-26-13) Fed Bank presidents & frmr FDIC chairman Bair testify: Dodd-Frank & “Too Big to Fail” banks

Fed101 interactive Federal Reserve System economic education

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Economic Data - U.S.
Economic Education

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Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
About the Fed
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Banking 1
Banking 2: A bank's income statement
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Banking 4: Multiplier effect and the money supply
Banking 5: Introduction to Bank Notes
Banking 6: Bank Notes and Checks
Banking 7: Giving out loans without giving out gold
Banking 8: Reserve Ratios
Banking 9: More on Reserve Ratios (Bad sound)
Banking 10: Introduction to leverage (bad sound)
Banking 11: A reserve bank
Banking 12: Treasuries (government debt)
Banking 13: Open Market Operations
Banking 14: Fed Funds Rate
Banking 15: More on the Fed Funds Rate
Banking 16: Why target rates vs. money supply
Banking 17: What happened to the gold?
Banking 18: Big Picture Discussion
The Discount Rate
Repurchase Agreements (Repo transactions)
Federal Reserve Balance Sheet
Fractional Reserve Banking Commentary 1
FRB Commentary 2: Deposit Insurance
FRB Commentary 3: Big Picture

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• Articles, largely university economics affecting historical awareness, political debate & public policy, not about the business cycle
• Links to journalists
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    º ...and, Thanks to Her (and Him), They Didn't “monetarists” vs. “Keynesians”
The Big Takeover the AIG fiasco

Population Division forecasts by nations and for world


C-SPAN Video Library
• Munk Debates
    º Taxation increase taxes on the rich? Pro: Krugman/Papandreou Con: Gingrich/Laffer

Keynes, John Maynard (1883-1946)
Khaldun, Ibn (1332-1406)
Krugman, Paul (1953)
Laffer, Arthur B. (1940)
    º Laffer curve
Optimal tax


Neil Irwin, The Alchemists: Three Central Bankers and a World on Fire (After Words)
Society of American Business Editors and Writers Business Editors on the Economy Apr4, 2013
    º Federal Debt and the Economy David Stockman and David Walker
    º Janet Yellen on the Federal Reserve's effects on the Economy
    º Stock Market and the Economy panel of Wall Street Traders and Financial Columnists BookTVUse It! Economics Playlist partial shows only!
Adam Cohen “Nothing to Fear” how five members of Roosevelt's inner-circle, convinced this fiscally conservative, pragmatic politician to develop New Deal legislation
After Words: Alan Beattie, “False Economy: A Surprising Economic History of the World”
After Words with Amity Shlaes “The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression” citizens, not the economic plan sustained people through the depression
After Words with Liaquat “Ahamed Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World” following World War I & leading to the Great Depression
Allan Roth, “How a Second Grader BeatsWall Street” 25-year financier teaches an elementary school-aged child on wise investments
Allison Stanger, “One Nation Under Contract: The Outsourcing of American Power and the Future of Foreign Policy”
Andrew Sorkin, “Too Big To Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System--and Themselves”
Barry Ritholtz, “Bailout Nation” how misguided philosophies caused the national economy to decline
Bryan Burrough “The Big Rich” a history of how the Hunt, Cullen, Richardson & Murchison oil families in Texas ascended from local to national figures
Burton Weisbrod “Mission and Money” examination of the higher education industry
Daniel Goleman, “Ecological Intelligence” hidden impacts of the junk we bought can change everything
David Faber, “And Then the Roof Caved In: How Wall Street's Greed and Stupidity Brought Capitalism to Its Knees”
David Korten “Agenda for a New Economy” advocating replacement a Wall Street stock market system taht is based on the creation of phantom wealth & can't be fixed
David Smick “The World Is Curved: Hidden Dangers to the Global Economy” problems & fixes for the world's central banks & finance ministries, predictable collapse
Dean Baker “Plunder and Blunder” origins of the bubble economy & the collapse
Edward Gramlich “Subprime Mortgages: America's Latest Boom and Bust” Panel book discussion: solutions to increased foreclosure rates & variable rates on loans
Ellen Ruppel Shell, “Cheap: The High Cost of Discount Culture” poor quality products and an economy that excludes the working class
Gillian Tett, “Fools Gold” revolutionary financial instruments in banking & 2008 market events
Guy Sorman, “Economics Does Not Lie” free market capitalism has lifted a billion people out of poverty
Jerome Corsi, “America For Sale: Fighting the New World Order, Surviving a Global Depression, and Preserving USA Sovereignty”
Johan Norberg, “Financial Fiasco” how home ownership and easy money created the economic collapse
John Talbott, “The 86th Biggest Lies on Wall Street” exposing the biggest myths about the recession; Wall Street's role, & solutions
Justin Fox, “The Myth of the Rational Market: A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street ”
Liaquat Ahamed, “Lords of Finance” & Paul Samuelson, “The Great Inflation and Its Aftermath”
Mark Zandi “Financial Shock” how the subprime mortgage crisis was created & future U.S. financial problems
Matt Miller “The Tyranny of Dead Ideas” shifting to better ideas as government can save business, higher taxes can save the economy, & business can save liberalism
Michael Panzner “When Giants Fall” economic opportunities with the coming age of power change
Muhammad Yunus “Creating a World Without Poverty” using micro-credit to help the poor - including in the U.S.
Nelson Lichtenstein, “The Retail Revolution: How Wal-Mart Created a Brave New World of Business” a history
Patrick J. Carr, “Hollowing out the Middle: The Rural Brain Drain and What it Means for America” changing small towns into inner city like communities
Pat Robertson, "Right on the Money" recommendations for maintaining economic stability
Philip Shabecoff “Poisoned Profits” linking corporate pollution to health problems in a high percentage of baby boomers' children
R. Frank, “The Economic Naturalist's Field Guide: Common Sense Principles for Troubled Times” the most important economic principles & worst economic myths
Richard Goldberg “The Battle for Wall Street” commercial & investment banks control of the markets
Robert Kaiser “So Much Damn Money” the rise of lobbying caused the decline of American politics, a system easily changed, but immobile
Robert Spector, “The Mom and Pop Store: How the Unsung Heroes of the American Economy Are Surviving and Thriving” community support in the economic downturn
Ron Robinson “Funding Fathers the Unsung Heroes of the Conservative Movement” early philanthropic funders of the conservative movement
Shari Olefson, author “Foreclosure Nation” consumers in the housing market crunch & the future housing market
T. Boone Pickens “The First Billion Is the Hardest” solution to U.S. energy problems
Thomas Woods, “Meltdown” the financial market's degeneration from a conservative perspective
Van Jones “The Green Collar Economy” green alternative investments for financial & ecological well being & jobs

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AmosWeb.comUse It!
Ask Mr. Economy - 7 Rules, Bio
Tutorials - Macroeconomics, Microeconomics
ECONOMIC GLOSS*arama glossary
Pedestrian's GUIDE to the ECONOMY Business & Economics educational technology company by Paul Romer
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BizEd - SiteMap
Learning Materials - Economics
Virtual Economy Glossary
Virtual Worlds - Developing Country, Economy, Factory, Learning Arcade

Brad DeLong's
New Economy
Macroeconomics Online - Glossary, Useful Materials for Teaching Macro

Carnegie Mellon U: Open Learning Initiative, Open & Free coursesUse It!
Links, Data Links
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Classic Economic ModelsUse It!

MIT Open CoursewareUse It! All Courses Index, Audio/Video Courses
Sloan School of Management

National Council on Economic Education for students of introductory finance at the University of Arizona
Time Value of MoneyUse It!

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Society of American Business Editors and Writers Business Editors on the Economy Apr4, 2013
    º Federal Debt and the Economy David Stockman and David Walker
    º Stock Market and the Economy panel of Wall Street Traders and Financial Columnists

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