Economic Education

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

In keeping with Harwood’s practice of teaching the new generation of students to conduct high-quality applied economic research, AIER is setting a national example in establishing collaborative partnerships between universities and practitioners.

Monday, October 30th, 2017

AIER continues to pursue the educational ideas of our founder, Col. E.C. Harwood, who believed that educating the educators advances the institute’s mission.

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

At a recent annual conference of the Council for Economic Education, a lesson on unemployment was presented by Vicki L. Fuhrhop, a teacher at Collinsville High School in Collinsville, Ill, who is an alumna from the 2016 Chicago class. She joins the roster of teachers who implemented lesson ideas from our workshops in their classrooms.

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

A report about the lesson conducted at The Career Academy, in Lincoln, Neb., by Ms. Nicole Barrett, a participant in Teach-the-Teachers Initiative 2017 in Omaha. This lesson was observed by James L. Olsen, AIER voting member.

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Economic Bulletin

Vol. L, no. 11 | November, 2010

The Fed’s profits from interest on its holdings soared after 2007. But so did the risks from its purchases of toxic assets. Its accounting methods understate these risks.


Friday, June 11th, 2010

The author presents a computer game that puts the player in the role of a central bank governor. The game is a stochastic simulation of a standard reduced form macro model, and the user interacts with this simulation by manipulating the interest rate.

Thursday, May 13th, 2010
"In this classroom experiment, students develop a price index based on candy-purchasing decisions made by members of their class. They use their index to practice calculationg inflation rates and to consider the strengths and weaknesses of the consumer prices index (CPI).
Wednesday, October 1st, 2008

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLVIII No. 10 | October, 2008

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

The Proposed Monetary Aggregates
Updating the Outlook for Interest Rates

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

Research Reports - 1993, Issue: 08

Business Cycle Conditions

Saturday, July 1st, 2006

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLVI, no. 7 | July, 2006

by AIER Staff

Sunday, January 1st, 2006

Economic Education Bulletin

Vol. XLVI No. 1 | January, 2006

A collection of selected papers and presentations from the May 2005 conference on the future of the dollar, held at AIER.

Thursday, April 1st, 2004

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLIV, no. 4 | April 2004

Thursday, May 1st, 2003

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLIII, no. 5 | May 2003

by James M. Buchanan

Monday, April 1st, 2002

Deflation?; Business-Cycle Conditions

Research Reports - 2002, Issue: 04

Thursday, November 1st, 2001

Economic Bulletin

November 2001

by C. (Charles) Edgar Murray

Monday, September 28th, 1998

Research Reports - 1998, Issue: 18

Business-Cycle Conditions

Monday, April 13th, 1998

Research Reports - 1998, Issue: 07

Where Is the Missing U.S. Currency?

Saturday, September 20th, 1997

Research Reports - 1997, Issue: 18

Business-Cycle Conditions