W. Ken Farr, Professor of Economics
               433 Atkinson Hall
     Department of Economics & Finance       
      Milledgeville, Georgia 31061
     Georgia College & State University        
      478.445.4210
 


Syllabus
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Economics & Society

  Economics  2100  (section 06)

Spring  2009
Tuesday  & Thursday  11:00 am - 12:15 pm
    Atkinson Hall 107

Miscellaneous Information

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CollegeNet
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Dollar Times
Free software downloads
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Job Openings for Economists
Occupational Outlook Handbook
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Salary.com

 

              

 News & Information

The Economist
Business Week
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Fair Tax.Org
Fox News
Gasoline Price Information
Money
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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Lucrative Degrees for College Grads
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Top 10 degrees in demand
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Most Lucrative College Degrees
Article from CNN/MONEY, 7/27/2004

Reference Information

About Economics
AmosWeb
Classic Economic Models
Economics Designers
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
RefDesk.com 
Sports Information
Tutor2u--Online student learning center
 

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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)
 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

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 December 23, 2008