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Jennifer Bilello
From the Authors:   Writing about economics at Marginal Revolution taught us to use vivid examples and to get to the point quickly. We brought these skills to our textbook, Modern Principles of Economics. From the first sentence,   The prisoners were dying of scurvy, typhoid fever, and smallpox, but nothing was killing them more than bad…
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Sonya Tiratsuyan
Please join us on February 22nd for an Economics webinar. A Q & A period will follow the presentation and we encourage all teachers of economics to join us. This is not the same Sapling you might have seen even a year ago; it has retained all the great feedback, instruction, and solutions based homework, and much more.   HOSTED: Professor Kalina…
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David Berri
The NBA season is grueling.  Players report in September and the season ends in April, Of course, if your team is successful you might compete until June.  But for most players, the entire season is not much more than six months long. For the women of the WNBA the story is different.  Training camps open in April and the season ends in… (Show more)
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David Berri
With less than three minutes to play in the Super Bowl, Tom Brady and the Patriots needed a touchdown to win the Super Bowl. Last year Brady and the Patriots overcame a 28-3 deficit to win their fifth Super Bowl. So many people watching were expecting yet another Brady comeback. Two plays later, though, disaster struck. The Eagles sacked Brady and… (Show more)
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Tuanh Cong
A pop up appears every single time I log in and it states that they have experienced an error. I've used this program before and it hasn't given me any problems until this semester.
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Keaden Morisaki
I have a graded homework with graphing questions assignment.  However, when I reach the graphing questions, there is no graph or graphing module that I can see, let a lone interact with.  I have adobe reader, and have encountered the same problem on other computers.  How do I resolve this?
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Cyndi Teeguarden
I am working in Launchpad. I found the Worksheets, but I can't find the answer keys for them and it's driving me CRAZY!!!! Please help me....
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Paul Moran
I am a university professor of economics in Spain at Instituto de Estudios Bursatiles (IEB). I would like to have access to launchpad for Macroeconomic by Mankiw.
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Solina Lindahl
Traditional vs. Shadow Banking Modern economies rely heavily on financial intermediaries to channel funds between borrowers and lenders. In this issue, the role of traditional banking is outlined and a parallel system—shadow banking—is explored. Article and follow-up questions are included.
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Solina Lindahl
Hamilton's National Bank In this lesson from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, students participate in two rounds of a role play to help them understand the role of banks in facilitating economic growth through loans. Round 1 is conducted without a bank. After the first round, students read excerpts from Secretary of the Treasury Alexander…
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