Taxes: Crash Course Economics #31

  April 2016 We’ve been talking about the unavoidables recently. Last time, we covered Death. This time, it’s taxes. So, what are taxes? Why do we pay taxes? What is all that tax money used for? This week, Adriene is going to cover all that and more....

The Underground Economy: Crash Course Econ #32

  May 2016 What is an underground economy? Whether you call it a black market, a grey market, or just the shop down the street, its about connecting people with goods outside of official channels. Some stuff happens in the underground economy because it’s...

How The Economic Machine Works by Ray Dalio

  September 2013 Created by Ray Dalio this simple but not simplistic and easy to follow 30 minute, animated video answers the question, “How does the economy really work?” Based on Dalio’s practical template for understanding the economy, which...