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Our passion…economics education. Our mission…to provide on-line, supplementary Economics Lessons to young adults, while fostering an appreciation for the relevance of Christianity and economic principles. Our goal…to make learning enjoyable and interesting. How...by providing interactive exercises, videos, text, and relevant articles. Our classroom…anywhere with an internet connection. Our market…teachers, home school students, schools and people interested in understanding economics.
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|Our Lessons Include:|
|Detailed Glossary of Economic Terms|
|Links to Relevant Articles and Resources|
Who should we believe? Many leaders, including President Trump, state that US corporations are among the highest taxed companies in the world. Other leaders, including Senator Bernie Sanders, point to many profitable companies that did not pay income tax recently. “27 giant profitable companies paid no tax” in 2015 according to an article in USA Today written in March 2016 by Matt Krantz. His list includes General Motors, American Airlines, Xerox, and many more well-known companies. Mr. Krantz was referring to the US income tax. Many conclude American companies are not taxed enough. MORE
Last month we published a blog describing the demonetization of the 500 and 1000 rupee notes by Prime Minister Modi in India. We asked our Indian contributor to write of her personal experience. Here is her story: MORE
I recently read an impressive article in the March 2nd WSJ by a high school junior, Benjamin Auslin. He pleaded with President Trump to require high school students to complete a course in basic economics! I encourage you to read his article if you subscribe to the Wall Street Journal. If you don’t, here is a summary. MORE
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The Higher Rock lessons have been presented in an easy-to-understand format, with the information in each lesson being very relevant and extremely helpful in furthering my knowledge of economics. I appreciate that the lessons are straightforward and are explained in terms that are accessible for people with varying levels of exposure to economics.