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Application for the Cochrane Summer Economics Institute. You must request a letter of recommendation from Ms. Hardesty BEFORE November 20th. The deadline for your application is December 1st.

Extra Credit

  • Q1: Due 10/7/19 by 3:30pm - Payback essay contest worth 5 extra credit points (to be applied to assignments & quizzes at the end of the quarter). The school winner will be nominated to the national contest. There are 10 national grand prize winners who win $5,000 in cash prizes. Two honorable-mentions per state receive $500.
  • Q2: Due 1/13/19 by 8:30am - Options are listed here; you can select ONE option, with the exception of community service.

Pre and post assessments 2019 - 2020

Study Guides

Study Guide Test 1 2019

Study Guide Test 2 2019

Study Guide Test 3 2019

Study Guide Test 4 2019


Unit 1: Basic Economic Concepts

Unit 2: Economic Systems and Issues in the Mixed Market Economy

Unit 3: The Price System and Supply & Demand

Unit 4: Business Organizations and Labor

Unit 5: International Economics

Unit 6: A Nation's Economic Goals

Unit 7: Role of Government and Fiscal and Monetary Policy

Stock Market Challenge - runs from December 16 2019 through May 20, 2020 (Closing Bell)

Stock exchange open from 9:30 - 4:00pm

Study Guides

W!SE Test Preparation 2018 — Wise test preparation. Please do not print off these questions as it may prevent others from printing.


Additional readings

Hardesty Copy of Interview Simulation Questions (#6)

Substitutes or complements? — Taxis vs Uber

How to Add Stock Notifications on iPhone — How to add stock notifications to your smartphone

How to Clean Out Your Gmail Inbox Fast

Law of Diminishing Marginal Return (Video) — Review the Law of Diminishing Marginal Returns here!

Middle Class Calculator — Who is part of the middle class?

More info on the value of the dollar and foreign exchange

NAFTA Explained — NAFTA video from class

Rent Control video from class — Why Rent Control Hurts Renters - Rent Control video from class

The Federal Reserve Explains Monetary Policy

This American Life: The News That's Fit to Print — Ira Glass talks to New York Times reporter Charles Duhigg about conditions in Chinese factories.