Topic:08 Role of the Government and Banking System
The government plays a major role in many aspects of the U.S. economy including the types of money used and the organization of the banking system.
Unit Essential Question(s):
What are the various ways in which the government is involved in the U.S. economy?
Why is money and the banking system important in economics?
Students will be able to explain and analyze the functions of money and the types of money used in the U.S. and globally.
Concept:Growth and Economic Goals of GovernmentStudents will be able to understand and explain the factors that influence the growth of government involvement in the economy.
Students will be able to identify and analyze the economic goals of the government.