Economics 101: Opportunity Cost & Wizard’s Fifth Rule: Deeds Will Betray a Lie (22m) – Episode 285

Episode 285 has Skyler giving his commentary on the following topics: a list of things teachers say to manipulate and control children in the classroom; he continues the Economics 101 mini-series with “opportunity cost”; he also continues the Wizard’s Rules mini-series with the fifth rule, “Mind what people do, not only what they say, for deeds will betray a lie”; and more.

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Episode 041 – Economics 101: Specialization (0h35m)

Episode 041 is the fourth part of the on-going Economics 101 mini-series, on the topics of Specialization and the Division of Labor.

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Show Notes

Walter Williams, Economics for the Citizen, Part 4
Gene Smiley, “Specialization and Exchange
Dwight R. Lee, “Specialization and Wealth
Tyler Watts, “Outsourcing is Bad?
Murray Rothbard, “The Ricardian Law of Comparative Advantage

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Episode 031 – Economics 101: Production, Consumption, Exchange (0h46m)

Episode 031 is the third part of the on-going Economics 101 mini-series, on the topics of Production, Consumption, and Exchange.

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Show Notes

Walter Williams, Economics for the Citizen, Part 3
Murray Rothbard, “Production: The Structure
George Reisman, “Production versus Consumption
EconLib.org, “Exchange and Trade
Thomas Taylor, “The Subjective Theory of Value

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Episode 017 – Economics 101: Positive vs. Normative (0h38m)

Episode 017 is the second part of the on-going Economics 101 mini-series, on the topic of economics as a positive, non-normative, science.

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Show Notes

Walter Williams, Economics for the Citizen, Part 2
Wikipedia.org, “Positive Science
Wikipedia.org, “Positive Economics
Roderick Long, “Economics and its Ethical Assumptions

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Episode 009 – Economics 101: Scarcity (0h39m)

Episode 009 is the first part of the sporadic Economics 101 mini-series, on the topic of Scarcity.

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Show Notes

Walter Williams, Economics for the Citizen, Part 1
Thomas Sowell, Basic Economics, Chapter 1
Robert Murphy, Lessons for the Young Economist, Part 1-1
EconLib.org, “Scarcity
D. W. MacKenzie, “What Scarcity Implies
Dan Mahoney, “Scarcity and Economic Decision-Making
J. A. Tucker, S. Kinsella, “Goods, Scarce and Nonscarce

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