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Arrangements for care and support which people manage for themselves or have ...

Arrangements for care and support which people manage for themselves or have organised for them privately or informally tell us something about the shifting borders between funded and non-funded care, between health and social care, and between paid and u

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Business and Communication
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Open University
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Externalities
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Ever feel as if you are paying the price for someone else’s ...

Ever feel as if you are paying the price for someone else’s “deal”? Perhaps you are choking on the pollution from a foundry where cheap widgets are made. That spillover effect is called an externality. There are positive ones, too.

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Economics
Social Sciences
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Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Economic Lowdown Podcast Series
Externalities
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In the fifth episode of the Economic Lowdown Video Series, Scott Wolla, ...

In the fifth episode of the Economic Lowdown Video Series, Scott Wolla, economic education specialist, explains externalities. Viewers will learn how costs and benefits sometimes affect bystanders and discover how taxes and subsidies can be used to “internalize” externalities.

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Social Sciences
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Video Lectures
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Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Economic Lowdown Video Series
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Scott Wolla
Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman?
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In this lesson, students read the story of Sojourner Truth and discuss ...

In this lesson, students read the story of Sojourner Truth and discuss events that took place during her lifetime. Among these were the abolition of slavery and the effects of policies pertaining to abolition. Students will determine the costs, benefits, and unintended consequences of policies, beginning with an analysis of costs, benefits, and unintended consequences of a policy that would allow them to take two years off of school before advancing to middle school. They will analyze the effects of policies noted in the book and continue the analysis by examining government policies.

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Economics
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Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
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Economic Lowdown Lessons
Author:
Barbara Flowers