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Should We Fear the Inverted Yield Curve Page One Economics
The yield curve inverted before every one of the last nine U.S. recessions. How do U.S. government bonds shape the yield curve, why does it invert, and is it really a warning signal? Find out in the December 2019 issue of Page One Economics®.
Atlanta Fed's Financial Tips
The Atlanta Fed's Financial Tips series is your go-to source for knowledge and best practices for your financial life.
Life Goals - Tools for Enhancing The Stock Market Game™: Invest it Forward™, Episode 4
This video in the Tools for Enhancing the Stock Market Game™: Invest it Forward™ video series shows how saving early, then investing, can help young people attain longer term goals such as education, employment, entrepreneurship, buying a home, and retirement.
Bell Ringer: Risk and Return Grab Bag
Students build a hypothetical portfolio to understand the trade-off between risk and return in this activity.
Making Personal Finance Decisions Curriculum Unit
The Making Personal Finance Decisions curriculum teaches valuable personal finance lessons grounded in economic theory. The curriculum is divided into 10 themed units, with each unit containing two lessons. The twenty individual lessons employ a variety of teaching strategies designed to engage students in the learning process and equip them with the knowledge and skills necessary to make informed personal finance decisions.
Why Should You Save and Invest Infographic
This infographic introduces students to the differences between saving and investing.
Economic Synopses: Taking Stock Income Inequality and the Stock Market
Financial crises affect high-income earners disproportionately because of their exposure to riskier assets.
Stock Market Strategies Are You an Active or Passive Investor Page One Economics Classroom Edition
Stock market mutual funds offer investors diversified stock market portfolios, but there are several types. Actively managed funds attempt to “beat” the market by using research, forecasts, and judgment to pick stocks with the best growth prospects. Passively managed funds attempt to replicate the market by buying a representative sample of the stocks on a specific stock market index. Which to choose? This issue of Page One Economics explains the efficient market hypothesis and how it might influence your investment decisions.
The Money Circle
Advance your high school students’ knowledge of money through this free, revamped, comprehensive, eight-lesson curriculum series that will engage and challenge them to apply both personal finance and economic perspectives when it comes to money. Help develop students’ awareness as consumers, while improving their decision-making and financial planning skills.
Video Q and A for Teachers and Students
Have you flipped* your classroom? Would you like to assign videos, quiz your students, and have access to the scores?We can help with that! Share our many economics and personal finance videos in the classroom, and then assign quiz questions. Using our Instructors Management Panel you will have access to student scores and data.How does it work?Set up a virtual classroom using the Econ Lowdown Instructor Management Panel. The system will provide a link and generate a unique access code for each student. Students will view selected videos and take short five-to-nine question quizzes. You can log into the Instructor Management Panel to track student progress and access quiz scores. There is no software to download; and, best of all, it’s free!