W. Ken Farr, Professor of Economics
Department of Economics & Finance
Georgia College & State University

433 Atkinson Hall
Milledgeville, Georgia 31061 

Textbook Website

Fun YouTube Video (Hayek vs. Keynes)


Principles of Macroeconomics

  Economics  2105  (section 01)

Spring, 2010
Tuesday  & Thursday  9:30 - 10:45 am
    Atkinson Hall 107

Miscellaneous Information

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Gasoline Price Information
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Best Undergrad College Degrees By Salary 2009

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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
Classic Economic Models
Economic History Services
Free Lunch Dot Com
How Different Groups Spend Their Day   (01/2010)
GCSU Bookstore
GCSU Learning Center
GCSU Russell Library
GCSU Russell Library Magazine & Journal Locator
Historical Statistics of the United States: Colonial Days to 1970 (02/2010)
Library of Congress
Prentice Hall's Guide to Student Success in Economics
Question Bank-Economics 
Tutor2u--Online student learning center


Interesting Articles

A Better Stimulus Plan for the Economy?
A Minority View:  Academic Dishonesty
A Nobel Prize for Showing That Freedom Works (10/2009)
Bankruptcy Could be Good for America
 Congress' Financial Mess 
Economic Myths and Irrelevancy (11/2009)
Education: Too Important for a Government Monopoly  (2/2010)
 Environmentalists' Hold on Congress
 Foreign Trade Angst
 Fraud in Academia
Health 'Reform' Gets a Failing Grade  (11/2009)
Hurtling Down the Road to Serfdom (2/2010)
 Influence Peddling
 Is College Worth It?
 Madoff Is a Piker (social security like scam)
 Minimum Wage Equals Minimum Jobs

Myths About Capitalism  (4/2010)
 Presidents Can't Manage the Economy
Self-Governance Works 
The Amazing Story Behind The Global Warming Scam
The Double Standard About Journalists' Bias (11/2009)
 The Economics of College (I) 
 The Economics of College (II)
 The Economics of College (III)
 The Ethanol Hoax
 The Law
The Road to Serfdom
Uncertainty and the Slow Recover
 What Are the Odds of a Depression?
What/Who is a Libertarian? (4/2010)
What's Michael Moore Talking About?
What Will they Learn?

Economic Information & Data

Ayn Rand Institute
American Economic Association
American Economic Association for Undergrad Students
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Bureau of Labor Statistics:  Frequently Asked Questions
Cafe Hayek
CIA Factbook
CPI:  Frequently Asked Questions.
Data Resources (provided by Econ & Finc Dept)
  Doug Walker (Misc Information)
Economic Calendar
Fact Check Dot Org
Federal Reserve System
     Federal Reserve District Banks
     Links to Other Federal Sites
GDP:  Frequently Asked Questions
Greg Mankiw's Blog
Heritage Foundation

John Stossel
Links to a Variety of Economic Information
Ludwig von Mises Institute
Marginal Revolution
 Sabernomics (Baseball Talk)
Sports Information
Statistical Abstract of the US
Tax Foundation
Thomas Sowell
U.S. Economic Data: (Dallas Federal Reserve Bank)
Walter Williams
Web Resources for Economists

                                                                                                     Last updated on January 6, 2010