Central banks explained

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Central banks explained

As part of their “EcoDico” series, Web pédagogique and BNP Paribas have produced three educational videos on the role and functioning of central banks.

Intended primarily for upper secondary school pupils but also a wider public, these short videos tackle the following questions in an accessible way:

What is a central bank for? Are all central banks the same? What is the European Central Bank?

Economists provide the answers to these questions, with accompanying animations.
 

What is a central bank for?

 Are all central banks the same?

What is the European Central Bank 


 

Source: EcoDico (Web pédagogique / BNP Paribas)

Aim: To explain the purpose of a central bank, and in particular what makes it different from other banking institutions

Target group: 15 and over

Language: French

Length: 3 x 3 minutes

 


Published on 11 June 2013.