The Production, Consumption and Distribution of Economic Podcasts.

Kathy Swan, Mark Hofer, Gerry Swan, Joan Mazur

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The article focuses on the use of podcasting sites for learning and teaching economics, and the processes to consider in implementing economic podcasts such as production, consumption and distribution. It discusses the features of the Econocast website which is developed to help economic teachers in hosting their own podcasts. It examines the tools needed for podcasting such as web-based capital, and presents three classroom applications of economic podcasts through the Econocast website.
Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)148-151
Number of pages4
JournalSocial Education
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2010


  • Audio Equipment
  • Economics
  • Economics Education
  • Handheld Devices
  • High Schools
  • Information Dissemination
  • Secondary School Teachers
  • Social Studies


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