Explore! Economics

How do businesses get started? Where do the ideas for new products and services come from and how do entrepreneurs take their idea and make it a business reality? How do those new businesses affect our country’s economy? Want to find out? Then view this archived program to explore those economic questions and more with our friends at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and local entrepreneurs. To obtain more details about the program including related curriculum standards, program objectives and agenda, pre and post program learning activities, and additional video and web resources related to the program, click on Educational Material.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am