Citizenship and Economics - High School

Ben Bernanke

 Ben Bernanke grew up in Dillon, SC.  From 2006-2014, he was the Chairman of the Federal Reserve System.

Learn about the rights and responsibilities that come with being a South Carolina and United States citizen.

Citizenship

Economics

  • United States Mint
    The United States Mint is responsible for manufacturing and distributing circulating coins, precious metals, collectible coins, and national medals.
  • Themint.org
    Play games on earning, saving, spending, and giving money.
  • You Are Here
    In this virtual mall you can learn how advertising affects you, how to protect your information as a consumer, and how to spot scams.
  • Young Entrepreneurs
    The Small Business Administration has lots of information for young business owners, including how-to guides, templates, and success stories.

DISCUS Explore with Discus*

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  • Economics
    Read an encyclopedia article about economics, including the historical development of economics, money, microeconomics, and more.
  • Opposing Viewpoints: Economics
    Read editorial articles on economic topics and explore reference materials, primary sources, and videos.