Interesting ways to stay informed during these troubled economic times.
1) NPR. A reader of "the 21st Century Economy—A Beginner’s Guide" told me about an interesting overview of the banking crisis heard on National Public Radio.
Click Here to Listen to Full NPR Episode
2) FOREIGN CURRENCIES. To find out the value of any foreign currency, Yahoo has a wonderful and easy-to-use site.
Click Here to Convert any Foreign Currency
3) BECOME ECONOMICALLY LITERATE. To learn more about world economics, go to the best source around, The Economist. On their free web site you’ll find brilliantly written articles and commentary.
Click Here to Read current print edition of The Economist
4) QUANTITATIVE EASING EXPLAINED. Here is a wonderful link to an online article in the Financial Times, with an interactive explanation on how central banks work in the global economy.
Click Here to learn about "Quantitative Easing"