Swiss National Bank

Multimedia


Explanatory videos

Tip Marginal revolution University - www.youtube.com/

Leading experts teach economics in short videos.

60 Second Adventures in Economics – The Open University - www.youtube.com/

Economical principles explained in 60 seconds.

Educational Resources - Bank of England - www.youtube.com/

Animated videos that help to explain how the economy works and what the Bank of England does.

How the Economic Machine Works - Economic Principles - www.economicprinciples.org/

The driving forces of the economy, the function of economic policy and the reasons for business cycles explained in 30 minutes.

TED-Ed - ed.ted.com/

TED-Ed is TED’s youth and education initiative that produces a growing library of educational Videos and provides a platform for teachers to create their own interactive lessons.

Podcasts

Tip Freakonomics Radio – Freakonomics - freakonomics.com/

Podcasts about serious topics as well as lighter subjects that Freakonomics is famous for.

IMF - www.imf.org/

Listen to IMF economists and other experts discussing key economic and financial issues of the day.

Economic Lowdown - www.stlouisfed.org/

Podcast series produced by the Economic Education department of the St. Louis Fed for high school students.

The Economist Radio - www.economist.com/

Sound reasoning on current affairs, business and finance, science and technology, and global issues. 

EconTalk – Library of Economics and Liberty - www.econtalk.org/

Economics podcasts for daily life. Duration of about 1 hour each.

planet money – NPR - www.npr.org/

The economy explained, vividly and diverting. Two podcasts a week.

Infographics

Reuters Graphics - graphics.reuters.com/

A collection of recent work from the Reuters Graphics team.

Gapminder – Gapminder Foundation - www.gapminder.org/

Interactive bubble chart shows statistical and historical data about the development of the countries of the world. Many indicators and a slider to manipulate the time variable.

Graphic detail – The Economist - www.economist.com/

Charts, maps and infographics.

Visual content – Visual Capitalist - www.visualcapitalist.com/

Visual Capitalist creates and curates enriched visual content focused on emerging trends in business and investing.

Tip Data Visualization – Our World in Data - ourworldindata.org/

Explore the ongoing history of human civilization at the broadest level, through research and data visualization.

Graphics – Financial Times - www.ft.com/

Explore Financial Times stories through charts and graphics.

Quizzes

Financial Literacy Test – National Financial Educators Council - www.financialeducatorscouncil.org/

The National Financial Literacy Test measures the areas covered within national financial literacy standards.