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Market Failures Taxes And Subsidies Crash Course Economics

This week on Crash Course Econ, Jacob and Adriene are talking about failure. Specifically, we're talking about market failures. When markets don't provide a ...

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So, during times of inflation or deflation, why doesn't the government just set prices? It sounds reasonable, but price ceilings or floors just don't work. Adriene ...

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So, if economics is about choices and how we use our resources, econ probably has a lot to say about the environment, right? Right! In simple terms, pollution is ...

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What are externalities and what are the different kinds of costs? And what does this have to do with the rise of “superbugs"? This video is an introduction to ...

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Adriene and Jacob teach you all about markets. So, in free market(ish) economies like the United States and most of the world, markets are a big deal. Markets ...

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We've been talking about the unavoidables recently. Last time, we covered Death. This time, it's taxes. So, what are taxes? Why do we pay taxes? What is all that ...

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What is a monopoly? It turns out, it's more than just a board game. It's a terrible, terrible economic practice in which giant corporations dominate markets and hurt ...

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In which Adriene Hill and Jacob Clifford teach you about one of the fundamental economic ideas, supply and demand. What is supply and demand? Well, you'll ...

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In which Jacob and Adriene teach you about the evils of fiscal policy and stimulus. Well, maybe the policies aren't evil, but there is an evil lair involved. In this ...

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How much should you get paid for your job? Well, that depends on a lot of factors. Your skill set, the demand for the skills you have, and what other people are ...

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A brief overview of some different types of Market Failures, and examples of each, before going into a more detailed look at Externalities (Episode 32) and Public ...

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Unit Playlist- https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL71234D006E682C13&feature=iv&src_vid=8DuWQVDi9bQ&annotation_id=annotation_605575 A quick ...

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In which Jacob Clifford and Adriene Hill launch a brand new Crash Course on Economics! So, what is economics? Good question. It's not necessarily about ...

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What is an underground economy? Whether you call it a black market, a grey market, or just the shop down the street, its about connecting people with goods ...

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AS/IB 19) Indirect Taxation - Indirect taxation as a means to solving the market failure arising from negative externalities and de-merit goods.

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AS/IB 20) Subsidies and Market Failure - A look at subsidies to solve merit good and positive externality market failure.

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This video discusses the concept of a Pigouvian Tax in economics. Pigouvian taxes are a corrective tax that are used to address market failures brought about ...

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Would you like to play a game, Dr. Falken? Actually, this episode isn't really about games, or Matthew Broderick, or Thermonuclear War. But enough with the ...

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Today, we're going to take a look at how the government plays a role in the economy. Specifically, the way the government creates and maintains our market ...

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How does education work? Where does the money come from? Who pays for it? Is going to college a good investment? Adriene and Jacob are talking today ...

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