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Money for minors : a student's guide to economics

Author: Marie Bussing-Burks
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.
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Teenagers spend over $100 billion annually in the U.S. and influence everything from clothing styles to music and movies to food and cell phones. This book will help them understand how their daily decisions have a huge impact on the economy. Special features will enable budding moguls understand how to become entrepreneurs and create economic value, evaluate offers from banks and credit card companies, read the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Outlines and syllabi
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marie Bussing-Burks
ISBN: 9780313347573 0313347573
OCLC Number: 191727456
Description: xi, 200 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Dictionary of economics --
Money 101: Lesson 1. America's central bank --
Lesson 2. Big production --
Lesson 3. Government in action --
Lesson 4. The national credit card --
Lesson 5. Money, money everywhere --
Lesson 6. The big bouncing economy --
Appendix A: A century of major U.S. monetary events --
Appendix B: Fascinating financial websites --
Acronyms.
Other Titles: Student's guide to economics
Responsibility: Marie Bussing-Burks.
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