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DVD 1629.00

Creating customer satisfaction: four ways to eliminate the headaches and stress

1 videodisc (60 min.)

Illustrates: how to you can build trust with customers when you feel pressured by their demands. Designed specifically for equipment dealers and distributors.

DVD 1108.00

Credit card cautions

1 videodisc (30 min.)

Explains how a credit card works, the pitfalls involved in having a card, and where to go for help with problems.

DVD 1706.00

Dealing with difficult employees

1 videodisc (53 min.)

Do you know how to handle your problem people? Every workplace has its own collection of difficult people, and your job as a manager, supervisor or team leader is to handle them! Don Crawley has developed a set of memorable tools that will help you deal with difficult employees.

DVD 1631.00

Escaping the time trap: 4 strategies to find the time you need to do what you want

1 videodisc (60 min)

 

DVD 321.00

Global cities: immigration and the world economy.

1 videodisc (26 min.)

DVD 1092.00

Taking credit c2008.

1 videodisc (22 min.)

Helps high school and college-level viewers understand the basics of financial credit systems, the best ways to obtain and manage credit, and how credit decisions can influence one's future. Focuses on credit cards, car loans, student loans and mortgages, the program offers dramatizations that illustrate good and bad borrowing and spending behavior.

DVD 786.00

Teaching tools for macroeconomics, government and international trade: from John Stossel.

1 videodisc (63 min.)

15 clips initially prepared for ABC television (20/20 and various Stossel specials).  The clips have been modified and designed especially for classroom use. DVD also contains an instructor's manual with discussion questions, testing material and related activities.

Contents: Is life getting worse? : income comparisons across time periods -- Gas prices : adjusting nominal values for the effects of inflation -- Laid off steelworkers : dynamic change and labor productivity – Broken windows : expenditure multiplier and fiscal policy --Stadiums : government spending and jobs -- How much taxes do the rich pay? : impact of marginal tax rates --Teaching tools for macroeconomics, government and international trade: from John Stossel--Are boycotts of sweatshop products helpful? :international trade, labor markets and minimum wage -- Does outsourcing cost Americans jobs? : international trade and employment -- The role of freedom in prosperity: economic growth and sources of prosperity -- Economic freedom in the US, India and Hong Kong :economic growth and sources of prosperity – Eminent domain in New Rochelle : role of government and protection of property rights -- Is government too big? : size and growth of government –Governmentgrowth : size and growth of government -- Pork barrel spending : collective decision-making --Jersey City Water Department : markets versus government  involvement.

DVD 785.00

Teaching tools for microeconomics: from John Stossel.

1 videodisc (70 min.)

15 clips initially prepared for ABC television (20/20 and various Stossel specials).  The clips have been modified and designed especially for classroom use. DVD also contains an instructor's manual with discussion questions, testing material and related activities.

Contents: Costs and benefits of government regulation : opportunity costs, tradeoffs, and secondary effects – Is sharing good? : economics of private property  rights -- Greed: gains from trade and wealth creation-- Why steak gets to New York : market coordination and invisible hand -- Rent control: price controls --Pharmaceutical prices : profits, price controls and secondary effects -- Flood insurance : subsidies and secondary effects -- Farm subsidies : subsidies and political behavior -- Wal Mart: competition and costs--Poverty and entrepreneurship: capitalism, poverty  and entrepreneurship -- Do women make less money? : wage discrimination -- Underage bat boy : regulation of labor markets -- Ted Turner gives to UN :investment and property -- Is making money good or bad? : the role of profits and losses -- Poverty in the US : poverty -- School choice : education and the role of competition.