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Dec 12th 2016

In today’s world, politics and economics are inextricably interconnected, but what is the nature of this connectivity? What are the power relationships that shape the world economy today and create new challenges for international institutions facing globalization? What makes some countries wealthier than others? Do we face cultural diversity or fragmentation? Does the type of governance effect economic development and social change or is it the other way around? How do we measure it and how trustworthy is the data? These issues and many more will be examined in this course along with up-to-date sources and biting criticism.

Average: 10 (1 vote)
Dec 12th 2016

In this course, you will learn what the main financial markets and their characteristics are as well as how they are linked to the economy. Our very diversified team of experts will start by teaching you how the price of stocks and bonds are computed and why they move while you will become increasingly aware of the notion of risk and why it matters when measuring an investment's performance. The focus will then move to less popular markets such as gold, emerging markets, real estate, hedge funds and private markets.

Average: 6.8 (4 votes)
Dec 12th 2016

Learn the general concepts of financial markets and economy. You will see the difference between primary and secondary markets and learn about markets for different products. You will also look at various economic Indicators and their influence on the markets. After completing this course, you will have a much stronger background of financial markets and ready to go to the next stage in the Specialization. This course is designed to help students with very little or no finance background to learn the basics of investments.

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Dec 5th 2016

Conçu conjointement par le think-tank Ecolo-Ethik et ESCP Europe, ce MOOC se propose de vous aider à dépasser les idées reçues sur l’écologie, dans le souci d’une démarche ouverte et multiple. A ce titre, de grands experts reconnus interviendront pour illustrer, approfondir et enrichir les différentes thématiques.

Average: 10 (1 vote)
Nov 28th 2016

This course offers an introduction to the functions of individual decision-makers—both consumers and producers—within the larger economic system. Emphasis is on the nature and functions of product markets, the theory of the firm under varying conditions of competition and monopoly, and the role of government in promoting efficiency in the economy.

Average: 7.4 (8 votes)
Nov 28th 2016

The purpose of the course is to bring the basic knowledge on the specific aspects of Russian economy that had significant impact on the latest development trends in Russia.

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Nov 21st 2016

Este curso utiliza un enfoque no técnico para analizar la forma en la que los gobiernos utilizan políticas económicas para influenciar la economía de sus países. Al finalizar el curso el participante hablará con propiedad sobre temas tan importantes como la deuda y el déficit de los países, podrá examinar las políticas fiscales y monetarias así como las reformas estructurales de los países.

Average: 8 (2 votes)
Nov 7th 2016

How can we live a good life on one planet with over seven billion people? This course will explore greening the economy on four levels – individual, business, city, and nation. We will look at the relationships between these levels and give many practical examples of the complexities and solutions across the levels.

Average: 7.5 (2 votes)
Nov 7th 2016

How can we shape urban development towards sustainable and prosperous futures? This course will explore sustainable cities as engines for greening the economy. We place cities in the context of sustainable urban transformation and climate change. Sustainable urban transformation refers to structural transformation processes – multi-dimensional and radical change – that can effectively direct urban development towards ambitious sustainability and climate goals.

Average: 10 (1 vote)
Oct 31st 2016

Learn how a national economy works, including the determination of equilibrium levels of national income and prices. In this economics course, you will learn some of the major concepts of macroeconomics, such as gross domestic product, price level, inflation, unemployment, economic growth and the balance of payments.

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Sep 20th 2016

L'objectif du MOOC "Comprendre l'économie collaborative" est de permettre d' appréhender les grands principes de la transition numérique de l'économie et d'en décoder les principaux mécanismes sociaux-économiques.

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Jun 6th 2016

L’Institut Louis Bachelier, réseau de recherche en économie et en finance au sein de Paris Sciences et Lettres, a créé pour vous un MOOC qui offre une perspective globale de la régulation financière en France et en Europe. Celle-ci est au cœur de l’activité financière et de l’économie. En comprendre les tenants et aboutissants est aujourd’hui utile voire indispensable.

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May 11th 2016

Chômage, mondialisation, dettes, crise, ubérisation : l’économie est partout dans les médias, mais les explications proposées ne sont pas toujours facilement compréhensibles. Pourtant, nous sommes tous des acteurs de l’économie : nous consommons, nous cherchons un emploi, nous épargnons (quand nous le pouvons).

Average: 2 (1 vote)
Apr 19th 2016

Learn how banks can use capital as a tool to promote social and environmental wellbeing. What do you know about banking? Do you know what your bank does with your money? The recent financial crisis highlighted some of the most fundamental issues with the mainstream banking system. This course looks into banks that operate differently, namely, “just banks" that use capital and finance as a tool to address social and ecological challenges.

Average: 10 (1 vote)
Sep 14th 2015

In today’s world, politics and economics are inextricably interconnected, but what is the nature of this connectivity? What are the power relationships that shape the world economy today and create new challenges for international institutions facing globalization? What makes some countries wealthier than others? Do we face cultural diversity or fragmentation? Does the type of governance effect economic development and social change or is it the other way around? How do we measure it and how trustworthy is the data? These issues and many more will be examined in this course along with up-to-date sources and biting criticism.

Average: 5.6 (5 votes)
May 26th 2015

Ce cours est une introduction à l'analyse économique du droit. Il s'agit de comprendre de quelle manière le droit influence l’économie ; il s'agit également d'utiliser les méthodes de l'économiste pour évaluer le droit. L'approche se veut élémentaire et non technique.

Average: 7 (1 vote)
May 15th 2015

Learn about the structure and purpose of the Federal Reserve and how its actions impact not just the US economy, and financial institutions, but individual investors and savers alike.

Average: 7.5 (2 votes)
Sep 29th 2014

The purpose of this course is to help participants and the organizations they encounter survive the waves of technological disruptions facing business, government, education and their daily lives.

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Self Paced

Analysis & critical evaluation of recent major issues, conflicts & problems in American government & institutions. Current issues might include social & health services, environment, energy, multinational corporations, taxation, military spending, political economy, criminal justice, & civil rights.

Average: 7 (3 votes)
Self Paced

China's past, present, and future: through history and geography, economy and ecology, philosophies and politics, literature and art.

Average: 10 (1 vote)

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