1. Too Much Money - Hyperinflation in Bolivia

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    Economist Larry Reed talks about the impact of hyperinflation in Bolivia, where prices were rising by 50,000% annually when he visited there in the 1980s. To learn more about Too Much Money, the full…

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    • A World of Money - The Romans

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      Before the fall of Rome, emperors began inflating the money to pay for all of their spending. To learn more about the full program, A World of Money, go to http://www.izzit.org/products/detail.php?video=world_of_money Subject…

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      • A World of Money - Paper Money

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        Since its invention by the Chinese government in ancient times, paper money has been printed and controlled by governments. To learn more about the full program, A World of Money, go to http://www.izzit.org/products/detail.php?video=world_of_money Subject…

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        • A World of Money - Main Video Preview

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          Before there was paper currency, people used various things as money, including precious metals, salt, seashells, and tobacco. To learn more about the full program, A World of Money, go to http://www.izzit.org/products/detail.php?video=world_of_money Subject…

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          • A World of Money - Greece

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            The agora, or marketplace, was the center of the Greek city, and it was money and commerce that allowed Greek culture and civilization to flourish for 400 years. To learn more about the full program,…

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            • A World of Money - Bartering

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              In times past, people engaged in barter, trading animals and crops with each other. To learn more about the full program, A World of Money, go to http://www.izzit.org/products/detail.php?video=world_of_money Subject…

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              • The Foundations of Wealth - Money

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                Money facilitates exchange because buyers and sellers can pay with coins which can be used to purchase anything, instead of needing to find someone who wants to trade item for item. The Foundations…

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                • The Foundations of Wealth - The Mixed Economy

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                  A market economy, based on voluntary exchange and the price mechanism, is contrasted with central direction and control. The Foundations of Wealth is designed to help students understand what…

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                  • The Foundations of Wealth - The Market

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                    Members of a communal society complain about all of the problems and unfairness that come with sharing. The Foundations of Wealth is designed to help students understand what the subject of Economics…

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                    • The Foundations of Wealth - Supply, Demand, and Price - 2

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                      When salt became scarce, the price rose, which encouraged more production, which brought the price back down again. The Foundations of Wealth is designed to help students understand what the subject…

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