What Are the “Ingredients” for Economic Growth? (Page One Economics Classroom Edition)
Classroom Edition (.pdf)
Is there a recipe for economic growth? Perhaps some Miracle-Gro for the economy? If only it were that easy. While the exact recipe is a mystery, economists have identified some of the key ingredients. The September 2013 Page One Economics Newsletter discusses the role that economic institutions play in fostering long-term economic growth.
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Keep your students in the know on timely economic issues with the new Page One Economics Newsletter Classroom Edition. The Page One Economics newsletter provides a simple, short overview of a current economic event. The Teacher’s Guide includes student questions and a teacher answer key, plus additional resources and lesson ideas for classroom, extra credit, or make-up assignments. You can subscribe via RSS feed.
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