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Economics Mr. Barishman

Classroom Expectations


All students are expected to complete class work, monthly projects and tests to receive a contract. Students are expected to behave in a professional manner. Students are responsible for completing assignments in a timely manner. Many students succeed in this class when they follow the classroom rules and procedures.

Economics Curriculum



The following sections are covered:


  1. The American Economy
  2. The Consumer
  3. Saving and Investing
  4. Demand and Supply
  5. Business Organizations
  6. Competition and Monopolies
  7. Marketing and Distribution
  8. The American Labor Force
  9. Money and Banking
  10. Federal Reserve System
  11. Government Spending
  12. Stabilizing the National Economy
  13. Trading with Other Nations
  14. Economic Growth in Developing Nations
  15. The Global Economy

Mr. Barishman


You may contact me at Metropolitan High School

(213) 623-4273