Free Market (Austrian) Economics
This course includes an introduction to the schools of economic thought: Capitalism, Socialism, Communism, Free Market (Austrian), Keynesianism, and others. It considers how economic theory and principles are derived, what is money, inflation, the gold standard, the Federal Reserve, theories of value, trade, specialization and the division of labor, competition, supply and demand, the price system, and MORE.
A grant from VELA Education Foundation through American Heritage Academy for $200 per student makes this class just $100 for the semester.
This class meets once per week for one hour at 8:00 AM on Wednesdays. Students may attend the live session in Burley, or participate online via Zoom. All classes will be recorded for later viewing by students and parents. Parents are required to monitor the classes and conduct the family discussion questions each week.