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Series: Economics: Production Possibilities

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About this Series

  • Lessons: 3
  • Total Time: 0h 56m
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: Unlimited
  • Created At: 04/01/2010
  • Last Updated At: 04/01/2010

This three lesson series will teach you about the economics behind production possibilities. The first lesson will introduce you to production possibility frontiers (PPF), what they are, how they work, why they're important and how they're applied in Economics. The next lesson looks at impacts that technology changes and resource changes can have on the PPF. The final lesson will teach you how to model out the PPF using alegbraic expressions and equations.

Taught by Professor Tomlinson, this video series was selected from a broader, comprehensive course, Economics. This course and others are available from Thinkwell, Inc. The full course can be found at http://www.thinkwell.com/student/product/economics. The full course covers economic thinking, markets, consumer choice, household behavior, production, costs, perfect competition, market models, resource markets, market failures, market outcomes, macroeconomics, macroeconomic measurements, economic fluctuations, unemployment, inflation, the aggregate expenditures model, banking, spending, saving, investing, aggregate demand and aggregate supply model, monetary policy, fiscal policy, productivity and growth, and international examples.

Steven Tomlinson teaches economics at the Acton School of Business in Austin, Texas. He graduated with highest honors from the University of Oklahoma and earned a Ph.D. in economics at Stanford University. Prof. Tomlinson's academic awards include the prestigious Texas Excellence Teaching Award given by the University of Texas Alumni Association and being named "Outstanding Core Faculty in the MBA Program" several times. He has developed several instructional guides and computerized educational programs for economics.

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excellent
04/08/2012
~ dugganul

clear and simple...easy understood

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