|Economics covers a wide range of topics. Some of them are important to know while you are still young.
|How Money Began: From Bartering to Paper Money
|You’ve probably never thought very much about money. It is just there. When you want or need something, you simply take some money and pay for it. That wasn’t always the way things were done, before money was invented people used to swap things. This was called bartering.
|Economics Made Simple: Some Basic Terms Explained
|Economics covers much more than just money. It includes trade and the way the market affects the prices. Learn the difference between wants and needs, supply and demand and fair and unfair trading practices.