So you’re not an economist, but wish you knew more about economics and how it affects you and the world around you? Don’t have the time to get a graduate degree in ECON, but want to know why the economy sucks and what you should do about it? Then you’ve found the right place. We’ll try to start from the beginning and explain all those terms that economists and the media assume everybody knows. We’ll also point out why most politicians and pundits are mistaken about how the economy really works.