The Economic Lowdown is a podcast series for high school students produced by the Economic Education department of the St. Louis Fed. The series covers topics in economics, personal finance, banking and monetary policy.
The Economic Lowdown is available on the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis’s website, www.stlouisfed.org/education_resources/podcasts and on iTunes.
There are six episodes available: Opportunity Cost, Factors of Production, The Role of Self-Interest and Competition in a Market Economy, Inflation, Unemployment, Demand and Supply. Market Equilibrium will be added this spring with more episodes to follow.