W. Ken Farr, Professor of Economics
               433 Atkinson Hall
     Department of Economics & Finance       
      Milledgeville, Georgia 31061
     Georgia College & State University        


Economics & Society

  Economics  2100  (section 01)

Maymester  2009
Monday through Friday  9:00 am - 12:15 pm
    Atkinson Hall 106

Miscellaneous Information

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Dollar Times
Free software downloads
GC&SU Undergraduate Catalog
Job Openings for Economists
Occupational Outlook Handbook
            (Outlook for Economists)



 News & Information

The Economist
Business Week
Fair Tax.Org
Fox News
Gasoline Price Information
New York Times
Oil Prices
Tax Foundation.Org

USA Today

The 5 most marketable degrees for 2009

Average Starting Salaries for UnderGraduates 2008

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Most Lucrative College Degrees
Article from CNN/MONEY, 7/27/2004

Reference Information

About Economics
Classic Economic Models
Economic History Services
Fact Check Dot Org

Free Lunch Dot Com
GCSU Bookstore
GCSU Learning Center
GCSU Russell Library
GCSU Russell Library Magazine & Journal Locator
Library of Congress
Prentice Hall's Guide to Student Success in Economics
Sports Information
Tutor2u--Online student learning center


Interesting Reading

 A Better Stimulus Plan for the Economy?
 Bradley Shiller on the Current State of the US Economy.

 Congress' Financial Mess 

 Economic crisis threatens the idea of one Europe

 Environmentalists' Hold on Congress
 Foreign Trade Angst
 Fraud in Academia

 Influence Peddling
 Is College Worth It?
 Madoff Is a Piker (social security like scam)
 Minimum Wage Equals Minimum Jobs

 Presidents Can't Manage the Economy
The Amazing Story Behind The Global Warming Scam
 The Economics of College (I) 
 The Economics of College (II)
 The Economics of College (III)
 The Ethanol Hoax
 The Law
 The Sky's Not Falling
 Stimulus May Bolster Dairy Industry

 Historical Unemployment Rates
 What Are the Odds of a Depression?

 Who Pays the US Tax Bill?




Economic Information & Data

Ayn Rand Institute
American Economic Association
American Economic Association
        for Undergraduate Students

Bureau of Labor Statistics: 
        Frequently Asked Questions

Cafe Hayek

CIA Factbook
CPI:  Frequently Asked Questions.
Data Resources (provided by   
Economics & Finance Dept)

Economic Calendar
GDP:  Frequently Asked Questions
Greg Mankiw's Blog (
Random Observations for Students of Economics)
Links to a Variety of Economic Information
Marginal Revolution

Sports Information
Statistical Abstract of the US
Tax Foundation
Thomas Sowell
U.S. Economic Data (provided by
       the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank)

U.S. Federal Reserve System
     Federal Reserve District Banks
     Links to Other Federal Sites
Web Resources for Economists

Last update on May 6, 2009