Oct 10th 2016

The Global Financial Crisis (Coursera)

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Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Timothy F. Geithner and Professor Andrew Metrick survey the causes, events, policy responses, and aftermath of the recent global financial crisis.


Week 1: Introduction to The Global Financial Crisis; The Common Causes of Financial Crises

Week 2: Housing and Mortgages

Week 3: Safe Assets and the Global Savings Glut

Week 4: The Housing Crisis

Week 5: Anxiety, Part I

Week 6: Anxiety, Part II

Week 7: Panic

Week 8: Our Responses to the Crisis

Week 9: Responding to Future Crises

Week 10: Europe in the Global Financial Crisis

Week 11: The Eurozone Crisis