Economics lessons with fun
videos, quizzes, and more.
From fighting your siblings over the last Oreo to rising real estate prices, there's always a limit to how much of anything is available at any given time. Scarcity is everywhere. Economics can help us understand this and deal with it effectively.
What are the costs and benefits of playing Fortnite instead of doing your homework? Understanding opportunity costs can help us make better decisions as individuals and as a society.
Do seat belts encourage reckless driving? Do football helmets contribute to brain injuries? Find out about some great plans-gone-wrong in history and the reasons behind them.
Gains from Trade
Why don’t we make our own coffee and donuts in the morning? Why does it make more sense to make some things in other countries and ship them here? Glimpse into the weird and wonderful world of trade.
Sometimes, what seems like a good idea turns into disappointment, and the thing that sounds silly at first is actually amazing. We don't always know until someone tries. Entrepreneurs are the ones who take risks to offer solutions to human problems.