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Halloween Songs

I ‘ve always remembered this tune from 1st grade.  Still a hit with the kindergarten crowd.

One little, two little, three little witches,
Fly over haystacks, fly over ditches,
Four little, five little, six little witches,
Hi Ho Hallowe’en’s here!

Why? It would be much more useful if macroeconomic theories learned in college were A) as easily retrievable or B) even there in my brain instead of spooky tunes. But it’s happy memory. 

And this is the other half of my elementary school Halloween song repertoire. For a more spooky setting, like when telling ghost stories around a campfire or at a sleepover.

Skin and Bones

There was an old woman all skin and bones,
Oo-oo-oo-oo.
She lived down by the old graveyard,
Oo-oo-oo-oo.
One night she thought she’d take a walk,
Oo-oo-oo-oo.
She walked down by the old graveyard,
Oo-oo-oo-oo.
She saw the bones a-lying around,
Oo-oo-oo-oo.
She went to the closet to get a broom,
Oo-oo-oo-oo.
She opened the door and ——-

BOO!!!

Handmade Vintage Childrens Halloween Invitation

1930’s Handmade Party Invitation

Halloween placemat detail 2

Detail from Vintage Crepe Paper Halloween Placemat

Happy Halloween!

and

Something really scary,

-MPC/MPS, where MPC is the marginal propensity to consume and MPS is the marginal propensity to save. It tells you how much total spending will result from an initial change in the level of taxation. It is negative because when taxes decrease, spending increases, and vis versa. The tax multiplier will always be smaller than the spending multiplier.

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