Apr 24, 2014 Thursday

Economics in Daily Life

7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m.
David Eby - MLA
2909 West Broadway

Vancouver CA

In this class we will discuss how economics relates to daily life topics to matters discussed in the media such as financial recessions. Topics include common economic issues such as taxes to less common topics such as the economic consequences of religion. The class will involve discussion and demonstrations and is designed for people with no prior experience in economics.

Bring one of the following:
5 French or Chinese music or film recommendations
A conversation in French, Cantonese or Mandarin for 30 mins
A dress of skirt (Size S, brightly coloured)
Homemade food
Teach me something for 30 minutes - using Java, drawing, watch repair, etc.

About the teacher, Jenny Tan

Jenny is finishing her bachelor's degree in Economics from the Vancouver School of Economics at UBC this spring. She has looked into the spectrum of Economics from motivating more people to vote to development models of countries. She appreciates the insights into life that economics can bring. The material for this class is drawn from discussions with her colleagues and professors in the faculty, socialist thinkers, and the works of the classical economists.