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ECONOMIC LITERACY SEMINAR: “Making Economics Understandable”

Economics

 

Register now for a class that will help you understand

the news & market signals!

 

ECONOMIC LITERACY SEMINAR: “Making Economics Understandable”

with Economist Loren Spivak

 

Part 1: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23:  11:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Part 2: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24:  9:OO AM – 12:30 PM

 

Location: Lakeview Church of the Nazarene, 10818 University Blvd, Tyler, TX

Tuition:  $20 per person

Students: $10 each

Cost includes Friday lunch, Saturday snacks, class materials & facility rental.

NOTE: The cost is the same whether you attend both days or not.

Click here to register

Major economists we’ll be discussing:

  1. Adam Smith 1723 – 1790 Wealth of Nations
  2. Carl Menger 1840-1921 Principles of Economics
  3. Eugen von Böhm-Bewerk 1851-1914 Capital and Interest
  4. Ludwig von Mises 1881-1973 Socialism
  5. Friedrich Hayek 1899 – 1992 Road to Serfdom
  6. Milton Friedman 1912-2006 Capitalism and Freedom
  7. Thomas Sowell 1930- Knowledge and Decisions

Other economists:

  1. Jean-Babtiste Say 1767-1832
  2. Henry Hazlitt 1894-1993
  3. John Maynard Keynes 1883-1946

TOPICS

  • MONEY
  • SOCIALISM
  • CAPITALISM
  • COMPETING THEORIES OF VALUE
  • SPECIFIC ISSUES OF OUR TIME
  • WHAT IF THE POOR ARE STILL WITH US?

 

This will be a fun seminar where you will easily learn

the fundamentals of economics with simple examples

and a lot of laughs!

This class will emphasize the

common sense of classical and Austrian economics vs.

the fallacies of Keynes economics.

You don’t want to miss the return of Loren Spivak!