# Ch 7: Inflation and Unemployment: Homeschool Curriculum

The Inflation and Unemployment unit of this AP Macroeconomics Homeschool course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about the correlation between inflation and unemployment. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged.

## Who's it for?

This unit of our AP Macroeconomics Homeschool course will benefit any student who is trying to learn the definitions and implications of inflation and unemployment. There is no faster or easier way to learn about inflation and unemployment. Among those who would benefit are:

• Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about economic behavior, the Phillips curve model and factors that impact the Phillips curve.
• Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
• Homeschool parents who need an economics curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
• Gifted students and students with learning differences.

## How it works:

• Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
• Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
• Short quizzes and an Inflation and Unemployment unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

## Inflation and Unemployment Unit Objectives:

• Discover the ways in which inflation affects unemployment rates.
• Understand how the Phillips curve depicts the relationship between unemployment and inflation.
• Explain what causes the Phillips curve to shift to the right or left.
• Discuss the Phillips curve in the short-term, and find out what happens to the curve in strong and weak economies.
• Explore unemployment and inflation in the long run.
• Study the impacts of both expected and unexpected inflation.

4 Lessons in Chapter 7: Inflation and Unemployment: Homeschool Curriculum
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