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Lessons on Concept 'Economic Indicators' for 6-8

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Real GDP Growth, Q1 2013 (First Estimate), Focus on Economic Data, USA
Grade 9-12 / This lesson focuses on the April 26, 2013, first (advance) estimate of U.S. real gross domestic product (real GDP) growth for the first quarter (Q1) of 2013, as reported by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The current data and historical data are explained. The meaning of GDP and potential impacts of changes of GDP are explored.

Places and Production**
Grade 6-8, 9-12 / Students calculate the US GDP and various examples from South America. Using this information, they make inferences about per-capita income. Lesson 7 from Focus on Economics: Geography, ©Council for Economic Education.

Business Economics Course
Grade 9-12 / Course Outline: Business Economics is a course designed to help students understand economic principles as applied to current events and issues. Emphasis includes allocation of resources, economic systems, economic institutions and incentives, markets and prices, market structures, productivity, role of government, global economic concepts, and economic indicators.