ERIC Number: EJ651315
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
A Simple Exposition of the Social Security Trust Fund.
Holahan, William L.; Schug, Mark C.
Journal of Economic Education, v31 n4 p340-48 Fall 2000
Discusses a strategy for teaching students about how the Social Security Trust Fund works. Explains that a flow chart is presented to the students; four terms are defined (deficit, surplus, debt, and reserve); and a new graph is prepared to show the paths of these four variables. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A