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Reading, Writing, Personal Finance - Monroe Evening News

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Reading, Writing, Personal Finance Monroe Evening News If your son or daughter attends high school in Monroe County or nearby communities, the chances are increasing that he or she will take a personal finance short course as part of his or her...
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No Job, No Car, No Driving - NACS Online

No Job, No Car, No Driving - NACS Online | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
No Job, No Car, No Driving
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ARLINGTON, VA – A recent drop in teen driving likely comes down to simple economics.
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Teenagers who turned a 50 % profit on £ 100k in just three months win the ... - This is Money

Teenagers who turned a 50 % profit on £ 100k in just three months win the ... - This is Money | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
Teenagers who turned a 50 % profit on £ 100k in just three months win the ...
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Roseville Students Get Hands-On Money Management - Rocklin and Roseville Today

Roseville Students Get Hands-On Money Management - Rocklin and Roseville Today | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
Rocklin and Roseville Today Roseville Students Get Hands-On Money Management Rocklin and Roseville Today "Giving teens this hands-on opportunity to experience making financial decisions in a low-risk setting gives them a better understanding of the...
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Financial Planning For Teenagers | Life Insurance Answers

Households who still think in homeschooling take upon themselves the responsibility of not only their child's education but also in providing economic literacy which is a vital subject for any growing teenager.
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CARPE DIEM: Raising the Minimum Wage by 38% to $10 per Hour ...

CARPE DIEM: Raising the Minimum Wage by 38% to $10 per Hour ... | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
Artificially raise the required minimum wage for unskilled workers and the employment of unskilled workers will fall according to the non-controversial laws of economics, just as surely as water will run downhill according to the ...
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Teenagers: Silent Victims of Minimum Wage Laws - Economics ...

Teenagers: Silent Victims of Minimum Wage Laws - Economics ... | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
The New York Times has a long article today in its Business Section about the dismal job market for teenagers this summer, here are some excerpts from "Job Outlook for Teenagers Worsens": "This year is shaping up to be even worse than ...
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Some kids who have to think about work-life balance - Marketplace.org

Some kids who have to think about work-life balance
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Who doesn't want to give them attention?” Across the bay in San Francisco, teenagers work the cash register at a Giants home game. ...
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Teens Talk More About Economics, but No Better Informed - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Teens Talk More About Economics, but No Better Informed - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
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Teens Talk More About Economics, but No Better Informed
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Since the financial crisis and recession, American teenagers have become more aware of economics but not more informed about the subject.
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County comprehensive plans - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

County comprehensive plans
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Due to constraining economic conditions, today's youth are being forced to learn more about money management.
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U.S. Leading Economic Indicators +0.4% in July 2012, Erasing June ...

U.S. Leading Economic Indicators +0.4% in July 2012, Erasing June ... | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
The U.S. economy is expected to continue to grow slowly over the next three-to-six months, according to leading indicators released by The Conference Board for July 2012. The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® ...
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Democrats to Propose Increasing Unemployment at Convention ...

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As documented in a recent Cato study, such a policy is likely to increase unemployment, especially as I noted elsewhere among teenagers. One would think that given how a weak economy is undermining Democrats' chance ...
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Living Stingy: Teenagers Having Babies and Economic ...

Living Stingy: Teenagers Having Babies and Economic ... | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
Teenagers Having Babies and Economic Consequences. Having a child, while still a child, can have devastating economic consequences. As I noted before, children take forever to grow up in this country.
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More than 7 in 10 US teens jobless in summer - Bloomberg Businessweek

More than 7 in 10 US teens jobless in summer - Bloomberg Businessweek | Why learn economics? | Scoop.it
More than 7 in 10 US teens jobless in summerBloomberg BusinessweekEconomists say teens who aren't getting jobs are often those who could use them ... "More than others, teens are frequently off the radar screens of the nation's ...
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