MODULE 23: DEFINITION AND MEASUREMENT OF MONEY
The purpose of this module is to clarify what economists mean when they use the term money. A clear
definition and measurement of money allows us to better understand monetary policy.
Key Economic Concepts Fo
MODULE 18: AGGREGATE SUPPLY: INTRODUCTION AND
The purpose of this module is to introduce the other half of the macroeconomic model: aggregate supply.
The model of AD/AS incorporates a distinction between the short-run AS curve that is upward
MODULE 22: SAVING, INVESTMENT, AND THE FINANCIAL
The purpose of this module is to introduce the financial system and the key roles that saving and
investment play. This module also begins to prepare students to learn about the Federal Reserve and
MODULE 27: THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM: MONETARY
The purpose of this module is to introduce the ways in which the Fed conducts monetary policy. The
module does this by describing the monetary policy at the Feds disposal and paves the way for the
MODULE 25: BANKING AND MONEY CREATION
The purpose of this module is to demonstrate that banks, simply by facilitating saving and borrowing, can
affect the supply of money in the economy. The way deposits lead to money creation is a key to
MODULE 29: THE MARKET FOR LOANABLE FUNDS
The purpose of this module is to develop a model that shows how the real interest rate is determined.
The market for loanable funds is predicated on the interaction of savers who supply funds to earn interest
MODULE 24: THE TIME VALUE OF MONEY
The purpose of this module is to introduce students to the time value of money. This is important because
investments usually require money to be paid in the present, but the firm will not receive earnings from
MODULE 26: THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM
The purpose of this module is to provide a background of the Federal Reserve
System. A broad overview
of the history and structure of the Fed will provide some context for the upcoming
MODULE 28: THE MONEY MARKET
The purpose of this module is to introduce the money market. This money market, and the liquidity
preference model, is the foundation for understanding how the Feds monetary policy affects interest
rates. The money market is si
The Time Value of Money
The Time Value of Money
Objectives - Understand each of the following:
4.02 Should the Government
Control the economy
By: Erin McGowan
If and when the minimum wage is
increased the equilibrium wage will rise.
Anything above this new equilibrium
pay will become a surplus but anything
below this will become a shortage.
3-2-1 Graphic Organizer
3 things you did not know before this module
Supply and Demand
2 things learned in this module
I learned about opportunity cost.
I also learned about the Four Functions of money.
3.05 Marginal Cost Analysis
Name: Erin McGowan
Step One: Launch the data generator to get started (or use the numbers given below).
Complete the data table before continuing to step two.
Go to the lesson and generate your data. Click on Generate My Data,
4.05 UNCLE SAM'S
BY: ERIN MCGOWAN
SOCIAL SECURITYAND ITS HISTORY
During the 1830's the great depression was happening, so Franklin D.
Roosevelt came up with a solution. This program was created to be an "social
insurance", it would collect
05.05 Evaluating Trade Issues
Your Name: Erin McGowan
Instructor: Mr. Reid
Now that you are familiar with trade barriers and the reasons they may or may not be used, it is time to
evaluate a trade issue for yourself. You will read and analyze two images r
Levi Strauss, the inventor of the blue jeans we know today. Levi was born as Lb Strau on
February 26th, 1829 in Bavaria Germany. At the age of 16 Levi became an orphan, with nowhere to go he
moved with his Brothers and Sisters. They lived in
05.04 Trade AnalysisTemplate
Name- Erin McGowan
Instructor- Mr. Reid
Use the chart in the lesson to identify one developing country and one developed country to compare to
the United States. Use the tables below to record data for each country. Then re
4.05 UNCLE SAM'S TOOLBOX-HONORS
SOCIAL SECURITY AND ITS HISTORY
During the 1830's the great depression was happening, so Franklin D. Roosevelt came up with a
solution. This program was created to be an "social insurance", it would collect taxes from all
2.03 Tax Debate Worksheet
Your name: Erin McGowan
STEP 1: Career Name: Computer Programmer Yearly Income: $70,000
Enter your career choice and income from the career generator tool found on page 5 of 5 in section 2.03.
Some Americans are supporti
01.03 Create a T-Chart
Use the T-chart below to help you organize information and identify costs and benefits. At the top of
your chart, state your dilemma in the form of a question. You should have a minimum of three costs and
three benefits listed. Iden
3.03 Honors Entrepreneur Interview
Student Name: Erin McGowan
Interviewee Name: Daniel Goodwald
Position/Company Name: Co-Owner/Twin Diesel Performance
Contact information: (813)478-0981
What goods and or services does your company offer?
My company fi
1. Which story did you read?
I read "The Sniper" by Liam O'Flaherty.
2. Describe the physical setting of the story. Which words or descriptions contribute to the
emotional setting or mood? What is the mood that results from the authors use of
"freedom form fear"
As i read and digested President Roosevelt 1941 speech about the Four Freedoms
immediatley President Obama came to mind. Why you may ask they both have a similar trend of
thought Roosevelt was trying to impart that the american people
Critic: Roger Ebert
Title of Critique: the sixth sense
Provide a basic outline of the critics article. A boy can talk to the dead and the want him to do
thing for them and his psychologist is along for the ride.
Summarize his or her evaluation
According to edger Allen Poe story the premature burial, Poe expressing his fears about being
bared alive do to his medical condition "catalepsy". He goes into further detail about how it has felt from
his past experiences of being bared without ha
(Worth 10 points)
During the dark days of winter with over cast skies, underneath, events of
the most shady kind are taking pl
Eye contact critique
I rate the film Eye Contact 2.5 stars out of a possible 5 stars. On the first glance of the short
film Eye Contact directed by Mike Foley, my thoughts were here goes another short film that tries to
scare me. I was surprised that my t