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The Nature of Economics / Discovery Education.

Infobase, (film distributor.). Discovery Education (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (20 min., 38 sec)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Discovery Education, [2001]
  • Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released by Discovery Education, 2001.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on July 03, 2018.
Formatted Contents Note:
Wants (2:53); Resources (4:00); Wealth of Nations (1:43); The Economic Problem (3:49); Production Possibilities Model (2:06); Future Implications of Current Choices (1:23); Economic Factors Underlying Decision-Making (4:15); Credits: The Nature of Economics (0:25);
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Terms of use -
Summary, etc.:
This program explains the relationship between people's wants and available resources. It also defines the principle of Opportunity Cost and relates its application to everyday life.
Target Audience Note:
9 - 12
System Details Note:
Streaming video file.
System requirements: FOD playback pltform.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Access requires VIU IP addresses and is restricted to VIU students, faculty and staff.
Access may be limited to affiliated libraries.
Language Note:
Source of Description Note:
Title from distributor's description
Subject: Economics.
Genre/Form: Streaming videos.
Internet videos.
Topic Heading: Films on Demand > Business and Economics Collection

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