NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Assessments and Surveys
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 316 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Çulha, Davut – Journal of Educational Technology and Online Learning, 2021
Blockchain, which is a disruptive technology, affects many technologies, and it will affect many other technologies. Main property of blockchain technologies is assuring trust without central authorization. This is achieved through immutable data and decentralization. Moreover, blockchain is founded on the principles of cryptography, which…
Descriptors: Competition, Teaching Methods, Programming, Technology
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Zalavina, Tatiyana Yu.; Yuzhakova, Yulia V.; Dyorina, Nataliya V.; Polyakova, Liliya S. – Arab World English Journal, 2019
This paper presents an analytical review of scientific works devoted to one of the topical studies in cognitive and cultural linguistics, to the concept of "money" that is included in the corpus of basic concepts of European civilization. The framework consists of systematization of most of existing scientific results of verbal…
Descriptors: Monetary Systems, Linguistics, Russian, English
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Scanlan, Mark – Journal of Education for Business, 2022
This paper provides details on a classroom experiment that focuses on returns to foreign assets given uncertain future exchange rates. Students are assigned the role of foreign analysts and decide how much to invest abroad given their expectations about future exchange rates. The experiment allows students to practice calculating the returns to…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Economics Education, Class Activities, Educational Experiments
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
van der Horst, Frank; Snell, Joshua; Theeuwes, Jan – Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications, 2021
All banknotes have security features which are intended to help determine whether they are false or genuine. Typically, however, the general public has limited knowledge of where on a banknote these security features can be found. Here, we tested whether counterfeit detection can be improved with the help of salient elements, designed to guide…
Descriptors: Monetary Systems, Banking, Deception, Identification
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Clark, J. R.; Niederjohn, M. Scott; Wood, William C. – Social Education, 2018
The cryptocurrency Bitcoin has been prominently featured in the news recently. Its ascension in value has been nothing short of extraordinary. This article briefly explains what Bitcoin is and how it works. The more challenging question is what Bitcoin--this cryptographic breakthrough--really is: currency, like the U.S. dollar, an asset, more like…
Descriptors: Monetary Systems, Definitions, Computer Networks, Consumer Economics
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hoard, Kellen – History Teacher, 2018
From the early 1600s to the late 1700s the monetary system of the 13 colonies was so dysfunctional that basic transactions required cumbersome mathematical calculations, specialized almanacs, and extensive knowledge of foreign coinage weights, measures, and values. Once the Declaration of Independence was signed, one task of the Founding Fathers…
Descriptors: United States History, Monetary Systems, Standards, Federal Government
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Johnson, Paul; Staveley-O'Carroll, James – Journal of Economic Education, 2020
In this article, the authors describe a classroom experiment on exchange rates appropriate for undergraduate courses in macroeconomics, international economics, and money and banking. Student teams compete by managing virtual portfolios of six foreign currencies over a period of several weeks. Trading requires a few minutes in class. Students gain…
Descriptors: Economics Education, Undergraduate Students, Class Activities, Educational Experiments
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Chen, Jeng-Hong – American Journal of Business Education, 2018
The foreign exchange (FX) market is an important chapter in international finance. Understanding the market microstructure is critical for learning the FX market. To assist students better understand the FX market microstructure, an instructor can use an event study with minute-by-minute quote data provided in the Excel assignment, asking students…
Descriptors: International Trade, Business Administration Education, Assignments, Spreadsheets
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Neveu, Andre R. – Journal of Economic Education, 2020
The money creation and monetary policy chapters in the leading introductory textbooks commonly present an outdated and misleading approach that is now largely irrelevant. A preferable model would help students understand that money and monetary policy are about bank and household motives, the importance of capital, and the role of credit. An…
Descriptors: Macroeconomics, Introductory Courses, Economics Education, Monetary Systems
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Yadav, Sourabh; Sharma, Nonita; Mangla, Monika; Mahajan, Asmita – Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia, 2021
The manuscript proposes a method based on Blockchain technology, IPFS, and asymmetric key algorithm to authenticate academic degrees and certificates. The proposed method employs decentralization and therefore provides a scalable, secure, transparent, and economical solution than existing methods. In the proposed framework, the degrees and…
Descriptors: Information Storage, Monetary Systems, Student Records, Information Security
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Yue, Kwok-Bun; Chandrasekar, Karthika; Gullapalli, Hema – Information Systems Education Journal, 2019
Bitcoin is the first major decentralized cryptocurrency with wide acceptance. A core technological innovation of Bitcoin is blockchain, a secure and pseudonymous general ledger that stores every Bitcoin transaction. Blockchain has received enormous attention from both the commercial and academic worlds, and it is generally recognized as the…
Descriptors: Monetary Systems, Information Storage, Databases, Technological Advancement
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lukác, Jozef; Danková, Lenka; Stašková, Slavomíra; Meheš, Marek; Kudlová, Zuzana – Acta Educationis Generalis, 2020
Introduction: Education is an important tool for improving many aspects of life, including socio-economic status or well-being. The paper is aimed at monitoring the financial literacy of pupils in Eastern Slovakia. Methods: The contribution will contain the results of the survey. We analyse in detail the theoretical definition of financial…
Descriptors: Money Management, Monetary Systems, Mathematics Skills, Multiple Literacies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Csernicskó, István; Beregszászi, Anikó – Language Policy, 2019
In this paper, we explore the role of mundane artefacts, namely bank notes, in the construction of language policy. Our case study involves a site of complex language policy and politics, namely the current day territory of Transcarpathia. During the twentieth century the region of Transcarpathia belonged to several different states: to the…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Language Planning, Politics, History
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Dzhandzhugazova, Elena A.; Layko, Mikhail Y.; Ilina, Elena L.; Latkin, Aleksander N.; Valedinskaya, Ekaterina N. – International Journal of Environmental and Science Education, 2016
The relevance of the problem posed in the article is caused by the fact that under current conditions it is necessary to develop a comprehensive, but a complete image of Russia as a huge Eurasian state on the basis of effective use of scientific and practical approaches proposed by marketing of territories and tools used in the practice of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Social Influences, Cultural Influences, Monetary Systems
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ritzer, George; Jandric, Petar; Hayes, Sarah – Open Review of Educational Research, 2018
In the year that George Ritzer publishes the ninth edition of "The McDonaldization of Society," moving his famous theory firmly "Into the Digital Age," critical educator Petar Jandric and sociologist Sarah Hayes invited George to a dialogue on the digital transformation of McDonaldization and its critical application to Higher…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Social Systems, Global Approach, Consumer Economics
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  22