Economics Academy – Semester One

Welcome! Here you will find all the resources you will need to complete Semester One of Economics Academy.


Every fortnight Richard Denniss ran a webinar with Economics Academy participants where he tackled one big economic issue from the current economic debate, and where you had the opportunity to ask him questions based on the video tutorials.

Webinar 1: 1st October 2020

What’s the point of economics and why income tax cuts make poor economic stimulus

Webinar 2: 15th October 2020

Opportunity cost and thinking at the margins

Webinar 3: 29th October 2020

Demand, supply, equilibrium and elasticity

Webinar 4: 12th November 2020

When Markets Work Well

Webinar 5: 26th November 2020

When Markets Don’t Work Well