Ferris Bueller's Day Off - ROLE 1: High school economics teacher (Ben Stein) While Ferris Bueller plays hooky, his high school economics teacher (Ben Stein) gives a lecture about the Great Depression. As he drones on about mind-numbing minutiae, he prompts the class to finish his sentences with appeals to “anyone, anyone” for answers. The students remain indifferent. Note: Yoostar scenes are often available both as single video clips and in scene packs. Please consider your purchase carefully before downloading.