Tax Foundation University: The Foundation of Economics

August 28, 2013

This is the first lecture in a series of ten from Tax Foundation University's course in Economic Theory and Application to Public Policy. Dr. Russell Sobel covers the groundwork for economic thought and the basic assumptions in economics.

Russell S. Sobel is a native of Charleston, South Carolina. He earned his Bachelor's degree in business economics from Francis Marion College in 1990, and his Ph.D. in economics from Florida State University in 1994. Dr. Sobel has authored or co-authored over 150 books and articles, including a nationally-best-selling college Principles of Economics textbook.

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