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The Economics of Ideas
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(04:18)  At the end of our last video, we asked, “What spurs the growth of new ideas?” To answer that, we’ll tell you two stories. The first is about a man named John Kay. He created the flying shuttle, one of the key inventions of the Industri... [more]
December 14, 2017 at 11:53 AM
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Geography and Economic Growth
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If you look at the African continent, perhaps the first word to come to mind is "enormous." And that's true. You could fit most of the United States, China, India, and a lot of Europe, into Africa. But if you compare Africa to Europe, Europe has two ... [more]
December 14, 2017 at 11:12 AM
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Growth Miracles and Growth Disasters
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(04:25) In previous videos, you learned two things. First, that there can be large disparities in economic wealth among different countries. And second, you learned that one key factor drives that disparity: growth rate. As we said, it changes eve... [more]
December 14, 2017 at 11:01 AM
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Innovation
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In this video, which is also featured in Marginal Revolution University’s Everyday Economics course, we discuss the key factors behind the rise in innovation and entrepreneurship over the past couple of centuries. The economic historian Deirdre McC... [more]
December 14, 2017 at 10:56 AM
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Intro to Business Fluctuations
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Economic growth doesn’t happen at a steady pace; there are ebbs and flows. Prosperity on the national level depends on a country having good institutions in place. The factors of production – human capital, physical capital, and ideas – are also crit... [more]
December 18, 2017 at 12:51 PM
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Patents, Prizes, and Subsidies
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(08:07) Growth on the cutting edge is all about the creation of new ideas. So, we want institutions that incentivize such creation. How do we do this? The answer is somewhat tricky. The first goal for good ideas is for them to spread as freely as... [more]
December 14, 2017 at 12:10 PM
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The Idea Equation
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(06:07) Alex Tabarrok’s TED talk showed you that ideas can trump nearly every crisis. Now, since ideas are so important, we have to ask: is the future of ideas a bright one? To answer that, we’ll look at something we call the Idea Equation. It go... [more]
December 14, 2017 at 12:14 PM
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The Importance of Institutions
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In today’s video, we discuss a topic critical to understanding economic growth: the power of institutions. (05:18) To better shed light on this, we're going to look at an example that's both tragic and extreme. In 1945, North and South Korea were d... [more]
December 14, 2017 at 11:08 AM
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Physical Capital and Diminishing Returns
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Do you recall our question about Germany and Japan from our previous video? How did they achieve record economic growth following World War II? Today's video will help answer that question. We'll be digging into the K variable of our simplified S... [more]
December 14, 2017 at 11:29 AM
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