You hear about the Economy every day on the news, but what is it, exactly? This simplified, illustrated guide will answer that question and give you a great introduction to the economic concepts that affect your life in big and little ways.
Praised by City economists and former Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, this book is a perfect introduction for curious children and a great refresher for adults.
It answers lots of questions, including: Why does an Economy need to grow? What is GDP? What does the Bank of England do? How does currency work? How do interest rates work? Why does it matter?
- Economics: Production, Consumption and Trade
- Market Forces
- The Economy
- The Development of Money
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The illustrations in this book were drawn by children, who learned all about the Economy and then created this book! Your purchase helps support Guy Fox History Project (www.guyfox.org.uk) an innovative educational charity in London, England. Thank you!