Economics through Everyday Stories from around the World: An introduction to economics for children or Economics for kids, dummies and everyone else

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An original and entertaining introduction to economics. This collection of stories from around the world provides an overview of economics 101 in a simple and appealing way which can be enjoyed by readers of all ages.

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Some readers may call this a children's book: they are right. This book is for children aged nine to ninety! It is for anyone who wants to unravel the mysteries of economics with the clarity and simplicity of reading tales. From the tranquil settings of a Ghanaian village to the bustling alleys of an Iranian bazaar, this collection of stories will take you through a journey around the globe, meeting new characters who speak different languages and have different cultures but who all experience the reality of economics in their daily lives.

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1.    The Economy: The Cape Verdean Girl and Her Grandmother2.    Economic Cycles: The Jamaican Hotel Maid3.    Productivity: The Afghan Pistachio Farmer4.    Demand and Supply: The Colombian Hacienda Owner5.    Price-Setting Mechanism: The Pakistani Businessman6.    Response to Price Changes: The Japanese Retired Accountant7.    Purchasing Power: The Ghanaian Cocoa Farmer8.    Competition and Living Standards: The Moroccan Software Engineer9.    International Trade: The Spanish Carpenter10.  Inflation: The Argentinian Student11.  Foreign Exchange: The Kenyan Marketing Director12.  Job Creation: The Greek News Presenter13.  The Role of Government in the Economy: The Congolese Mayor14.  Risk and Return: The Italian Anthropologist15.  Savings and Investments: The Sri Lankan Nursery Owner16.  Financial Accounting: The Iranian Apprentice Baker17.  Civic Values: The Cuban Salsa Dancer

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