This is a 15-week course. These lectures are self-explanatory and no textbook is required. This course covers all the material in a standard microeconomics course, including supply and demand, elasticity, comparative advantage, opportunity cost, marginal revenue and marginal cost, utility, government regulation, and even more sophisticated concepts like the Coase Theorem, Giffen goods, and the social loss imposed by a monopoly.
Among over 70 students who have taken this course, 100% of those who took the CLEP exam passed it to qualify for college credit.
Lecturer: Andy Schlafly, B.S.E. (Princeton), J.D. (Harvard Law School), teacher of more than 250 homeschooled teenagers since 2002.
For exams in this topic and other helpful materials, see Conservapedia:Index
This is an improved version of the course taught in 2007. For the benefit of the students, the model answers from 2007 are included below. These will help students who might be struggling with some of the concepts.
Online enrollment or questions can be asked here.
- Lecture One (About 5,300 words)
- Lecture Two (About 5,900 words)
- Lecture Three (About 5,300 words)
- Lecture Four (About 6,200 words)
- Lecture Five (About 4,900 words)
- Lecture Six (About 6,100 words)
- Lecture Seven (About 6,000 words)
- Lecture Eight (About 4,200 words)
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- Lecture Nine (About 4,900 words)
- Lecture Ten (About 4,900 words)
- (no questions to answer this week)
- Lecture Eleven (About 4,000 words)
- Lecture Twelve (About 4,500 words)
- Lecture Thirteen (About 4,700 words)
- Lecture Fourteen (About 6,300 words)
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