Monday, May 24, 2010

AP Economics: 25 May 2010

Current Events:

Update on the class song?

Silly Money EP01: Where did all the Money Go

Ronald Reagan's Farewell Address


In the meantime we can view parts of:

Speaking Freely: Vol. 1: John Perkins, 52:00

John Perkins, 5:30

Thomas Sowell talks about his new book Economic Facts and Fallacies, 33:22

Peter Robinson speaks with Thomas Sowell about his new book Economic Facts and Fallacies in which Sowell exposes some of the most popular fallacies about economic issues. Sowell takes on the conventional thinking on a wide swath of Americas economic life, from male-female economic differences to income stagnation, executive pay, and social mobility to economics of higher education. In all cases he demonstrates how economics relates to the social issues that deeply affect our country.

The History of Information, by David Siegel from dsiegel on Vimeo.