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Ch 42: Holt McDougal Economics Chapter 12.3: Stimulating Economic Growth

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The Stimulating Economic Growth chapter of this Holt McDougal Economics Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with economic growth. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Stimulating Economic Growth textbook chapter.

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  • Identify the lessons in the Holt McDougal Stimulating Economic Growth chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the economic growth topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • The definition for economic growth
  • Major kinds of economic resources
  • The link between real GDP per capita and standard of living
  • Fiscal policy and monetary policy
  • Key components of a country's productivity

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5 Lessons in Chapter 42: Holt McDougal Economics Chapter 12.3: Stimulating Economic Growth
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Economic Growth: How to Raise a Nation's Potential Output

1. Economic Growth: How to Raise a Nation's Potential Output

Learn the truth about long run economic growth, including how economists define and illustrate an increase in the potential output of a nation through change in real GDP.

How Real GDP per Capita Affects the Standard of Living

2. How Real GDP per Capita Affects the Standard of Living

Have you ever wondered why some countries are better off than others? In this lesson, explore the concept of real GDP per capita, an economic measure of a nation's standard of living, and discover how population, productivity, and the savings rate effect the standard of living.

What are Economic Resources? - Definition, Types & Examples

3. What are Economic Resources? - Definition, Types & Examples

If there are no resources, an economy cannot be sustained. In this lesson, you'll learn what economic resources are, the different types of economic resources, and why they are vitally important. A short quiz follows the lesson.

Economic Growth, Productivity & Policy

4. Economic Growth, Productivity & Policy

This lesson explains the concepts of economic growth, productivity, and policy. It also shows how companies can impact each other's growth and productivity, and how both monetary and fiscal policy affects the economy as a whole.

Productivity: The Economy's Long-Run Growth Engine

5. Productivity: The Economy's Long-Run Growth Engine

Using real-world examples, you'll learn more about what productivity is and four things that determine it within a nation - physical capital, technology, human capital, and natural resources.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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