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    Money, Banking and

    Financial Markets

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    Overarching Question:

     How do financial institutions serve economic needs?

     

    Previous Unit:

     

    Market Structure,

    Business Organizations and

    Labor

     

    This Unit:

     

    Money, Banking and

    Financial Markets

     

    Next Unit:

     

    Economic Indicators, GDP, Business Cycle

    Unemployment, Inflation, and Poverty

     

     

     

     

     banking 

     

      

    Questions to Focus Assessment and Instruction:

     

    1. Apply concepts of scarcity and opportunity costs to personal financial decision making.

     2. Recognize and cite evidence to demonstrate how marginal benefit and arginal cost impact financial decisions

    3. Construct a personal finance strategy

    4. Identify and asses the key components of personal finance

     5. Apply the decision making model to various aspects of their personal finances

     6. Construct a risk management plan

     

    Vocabulary:

     

    saving
    investing resources
    money management
    saving
    investment
    spending
    credit
    income
    mortgages
    retirement
    investing
    insurance
    careers
    savings and investing tools
    income generation
    risk management plan
    avoidance
    reducation
    retention
    transfer
    money
    currency
    bull market
    bear market
    hedge funds

     

Last Modified on February 14, 2018