ERIC Number: ED424123
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Inside the Global Economy: Preview Guide to the Telecourse.
This document contains samples only of just the print components of a telecourse that includes: 13 videotapes, 2 videodiscs, a recommended textbook, a case-study reader and review guide, a text study guide, a faculty manual with text bank; and a computer softrware tutorial. This telecourse examines international global economies by means of 13 one-hour television programs, supported by the printed documentary material and computerized tutorial for use by faculty as student viewers. The preview guide offers a synopsis of each program and a general description of the print and computerized components of each program. The series includes: (1) "Trade - An Introduction"; (2) "Protectionism"; (3) "Trade Policy"; (4) "Trade Liberalization and Regional Trade Blocs"; (5) "Labor and Capital Mobility"; (6) "Multinational Corporations"; (7) "Fixed Versus Floating Exchange Rates"; (8) "Managing Currencies and Policy Coordination"; (9) "Exchange Rates, Capital Flight, and Hyperinflation"; (10) "Developing Countries"; (11) "Economies in Transition"; (12) "The Environment"; and (13) "The Evolving World Economy." The television/video series contains interviews with a range of individuals in the private and public sector around the globe who offer unique insights from the viewpoints of both those who make economic policy and those affected by it. (EH)
Descriptors: Economic Change, Economic Climate, Economic Development, Economic Factors, Economics, Economics Education, Global Education, International Relations, Macroeconomics, Secondary Education, Social Studies
Annenberg/CPB Multimedia Collection, P.O. Box 2345, South Burlington, VT 05407-2345; Tel: 1-800-LEARNER (Toll-Free).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Annenberg/CPB Project, Washington, DC.