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Monopolies And Anti Competitive Markets Crash Course Economics

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 consumers. Except when...

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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 long references to 1983's best movie,...

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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 work to produce the stuff that...

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Terms such as monopoly, oligopoly and competition get thrown around a lot but how many people understand let's say the difference between a monopoly and an oligopoly? Through today's animation,...

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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 economic system. Now sure, the governmen...

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Why is health care so expensive? Once again, there are a lot of factors in play. Jacob and Adriene look at the many reasons that health care in the US is so expensive, and what exactly we get...

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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 getting paid around you all...

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How We Fight Against Monopolies: http://testu.be/1bQ1mI1 Subscribe! http://bitly.com/1iLOHml America, and many other nations, have fair competition laws that ban monopolies. Yet, as mega corporati...

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Today, we're going to wrap up our discussion of economic policy by looking at government regulation. We're going to talk about the government's goals for the U.S. economy and the policies...

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Is the rise of today's technology giants a good thing for the global economy and consumers? Get ahead of the issues that are shaping a new form of monopoly. · David Autor, Ford Professor...

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In which Jacob Clifford and Adriene Hill teach you about Economic Systems and Macroeconomics. So, economics is basically about choices. We'll look at some of the broadest economic choices when...

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PLEASE RATE & SUBSCRIBE! On June 24, 2011 Mark Hendrickson lectured at the Freedom University: Current Events Summer Seminar. In this video Professor Hendrickson discusses monopolies and anti-trus...

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Is Monopoly Anti-Capitalist Propaganda? http://testu.be/1F0C0OB Subscribe! http://bitly.com/1iLOHml H.J. Heinz Co. is in talks to buy Kraft Foods Group Inc. in a $40 billion merger deal. So,...

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In which Adriene Hill and Jacob Clifford teach you about specialization and trade, and how countries decide whether they're going to make stuff or trade for stuff. You'll learn about things...

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They say money can't buy happiness, but who are they? Can money buy happiness? The answer is: sort of. While money may not be able to buy true happiness, lack of money can cause very real misery....

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Characteristics and outcomes of the monopoly market structure. "Episode 27: Monopoly" by Dr. Mary J. McGlasson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported...

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A last round of laughs with Craig, Wheezywaiter, Benzine. Want to find Crash Course elsewhere on the internet? Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/YouTubeCrashC... Twitter - http://www.twitter.com...

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What is a trade deficit? Well, it all has to do with imports and exports and, well, trade. This week Jacob and Adriene walk you through the basics of imports, exports, and exchange. So, you...

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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 good or service efficiently, that's...

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With the Time Warner - Comcast merger knowing the basics to the Sherman Anti-Trust is essential. Non patronizing, fun and focused, let HipHughes help you grow your brain! Be sure to subscribe...

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