Economic Basics is a workbook for independent study for New Zealand students who are studying Economics for the first time. The activities and notes are applied in a range of situations to establish and reinforce the foundation that students need in Economics.
These notes and activities have been trialled with students in New Zealand secondary schools over many years with excellent results.
Year Level: 09, 10 and 11
1 Central concepts of Economics
2 Resources (the factors of production)
4 Changes in demand
6 Changes in supply
7 Market demand and market supply
8 The nature of markets and non-market activities
9 How the market operates
10 Changes in the market