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Economics*: Websites

Useful Websites

  • Economic Lowdown Podcast Series: The Economic Lowdown podcast series is produced by the Economic Education department of the St. Louis Fed for high school and college students. The series covers topics in economics, banking and monetary policy. The podcasts use clear, simple language to describe the economic concepts presented. In the end, students see how economic principles affect the choices they make in their everyday lives. Transcripts are available.
  • Khan Academy: Khan Academy offers videos covering all topics related to Economics, Macroeconomics, and Microeconomics.
  • Essays on topical issues, latest development in the UK and global economies, and answers to readers questions.
  • American Economic Association: A guiding principle of the AEA mission is the dissemination of economics knowledge to all members of the economics community – primarily students, teachers, and professionals, but also to members of the general public who are curious about how economics is applied beneficially in the real world.
  • The National Bureau of Economic Research:The National Bureau of Economic Research is an American private nonprofit research organization "committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community."