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  1. Understanding Investments

    Understanding Investments

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.5 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (155)
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    Learn how to invest with skill and confidence to attain your financial goals with the 24 timely and informative lectures of Understanding Investments. Economist and Professor Connel Fullenkamp explains the fundamentals of investing to those new to the subject while broadening and deepening the knowledge of more experienced investors. He clearly explains the various kinds of financial markets, the different kinds of...
  2. Crashes and Crises: Lessons from a History of Financial Disasters Sale

    Crashes and Crises: Lessons from a History of Financial Disasters

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (46)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $29.95 $269.95 $29.95$269.95
    Professor Connel Fullenkamp of Duke University guides you through four centuries of economic disasters—from tulip mania in the 1600s to the Great Recession of 2007–2009. Each of his 24 lectures covers a notable incident of financial misfortune or folly. He explains basic economic concepts and inoculates you against the gullibility, overconfidence, and herd mentality that have lured many to financial ruin.
  3. Capitalism vs. Socialism: Comparing Economic Systems Sale

    Capitalism vs. Socialism: Comparing Economic Systems

    Edward F. Stuart
    4.4 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (55)
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    The illuminating 24 lectures of Capitalism vs. Socialism: Comparing Economic Systems will show you the many ways the most influential modern economic theories were developed, how they function (or don’t), and how they manage to operate both together and in opposition to each other, from the rise of Soviet communism to the future of the European Union and beyond.
  4. Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets Sale

    Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (42)
    Save up to $195.00 Starting at $39.95 $254.95 $39.95$254.95
    With record-breaking highs one minute and economy-rocking lows the next—not to mention arcane rules and ambiguous terminology—it can seem as if there’s no way to feel truly comfortable in the financial markets. But there is, and it’s more accessible than you might think. Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets is an essential primer on this domain, from its functions, strengths,...
  5. Economics, 3rd Edition Sale

    Economics, 3rd Edition

    Timothy Taylor
    4.6 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (123)
    Save up to $305.00 Starting at $49.95 $374.95 $49.95$374.95
    We are all economists—when we work, buy, save, invest, pay taxes, and vote. It repays us many times over to be good economists. Economic issues are active in our lives every day. This course helps you think about and discuss economic issues that affect you and the nation every day—interest rates, unemployment, personal investing, budget deficits, globalization, and many more—with a greater level of knowledge...
  6. Money Management Skills

    Money Management Skills

    Michael Finke
    4.5 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (47)
    Starting at $169.95 Starting at $169.95 $199.95 $169.95$199.95
    Money management can be intimidating. Fortunately, most of us only need to learn a few basic principles to make good financial decisions. Get a comprehensive overview of what everyday people need to know. Whether you’re just getting started in life or contemplating retirement, this course offers an excellent primer with all the information you need to build a financial plan to achieve your goals.
  7. Games People Play: Game Theory in Life, Business, and Beyond

    Games People Play: Game Theory in Life, Business, and Beyond

    Scott P. Stevens
    4.4 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (92)
    Starting at $214.95 Starting at $214.95 $254.95 $214.95$254.95
    Game theory-the science of interactive, rational decision making-helps us understand how and why we make decisions. It also provides insights into human endeavors including biology, politics, and economics. In Games People Play: Game Theory in Life, Business, and Beyond, business consultant and award-winning Professor Scott P. Stevens helps you understand this profoundly important field. Throughout these 24...
  8. Thinking like an Economist: A Guide to Rational Decision Making Sale

    Thinking like an Economist: A Guide to Rational Decision Making

    Randall Bartlett
    4.7 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (114)
    Save up to $170.00 Starting at $19.95 $199.95 $19.95$199.95
    Discover why "thinking like an economist" can give you newfound confidence in a range of financial and personal situations. With Thinking like an Economist: A Guide to Rational Decision Making, you'll learn how to identify the varied situations in which economics affects your life—and how to wield the tools economists use to help you make the wisest choices in those situations. Award-winning Professor Randall...
  9. An Economic History of the World since 1400 Sale

    An Economic History of the World since 1400

    Donald J. Harreld
    4.1 out of 5
    79% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (44)
    Save up to $390.00 Starting at $89.95 $519.95 $89.95$519.95
    Economics created our world. As the process through which societies provide for their citizens, it has driven everything from trade and politics to warfare and diplomacy. There’s not a single aspect of history that has not been influenced by economics. Discover a riveting, centuries-long story of power, glory, and ideology that reveals how, in step with history, economic ideas emerged, evolved, and thrived or died.
  10. Thinking about Capitalism Sale

    Thinking about Capitalism

    Jerry Z. Muller
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (113)
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    In an era of increasing globalization, capitalism plays a dramatic role in the world economy and your everyday life. Explore the wealth of perspectives on this pervasive economic force in Thinking about Capitalism, and gain fresh insights into capitalism's history, its proponents and opponents, and its startling impact on our world. Drawing on his exceptional ability to frame each thinker's concerns within its...
  11. Behavioral Economics: When Psychology and Economics Collide Sale

    Behavioral Economics: When Psychology and Economics Collide

    Scott Huettel
    4.2 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
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    Behavioral economics is the scientific study of decision making, and of the related topics of valuation, exchange, and interpersonal interactions. Drawing on methods from psychology, sociology, neurology, and economics, this remarkable discipline illuminates one of the most deeply fundamental activities of human existence: the decision process. In Behavioral Economics: When Psychology and Economics Collide,...
  12. Unexpected Economics Sale

    Unexpected Economics

    Timothy Taylor
    4.3 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (54)
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    Grasp as never before the ways in which economics operates in areas you may never have considered. Delivered by acclaimed economist and Professor Timothy Taylor, the 24 lectures of Unexpected Economics offer a wide-ranging investigation of how economic thinking—whether applied personally, nationally, or globally—relates to, and sheds fresh light on, just about everything. Using findings from recent Nobel...
  13. Understanding Complexity

    Understanding Complexity

    Scott E. Page
    4.5 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (110)
    Starting at $169.95 Starting at $169.95 $199.95 $169.95$199.95
    Discover and grasp the fundamentals and applications of the amazing field of complexity science with Understanding Complexity. Professor Scott E. Page—one of the field's most highly regarded teachers and researchers—shows you how complexity science helps us understand the nature and behavior of financial markets, corporations, native cultures, governments, and other systems that play important roles in...
  14. Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know Sale

    Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know

    Michael K. Salemi
    3.9 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (56)
    Save up to $290.00 Starting at $54.95 $374.95 $54.95$374.95
    Get a penetrating look at the financial institutions that are fundamental to your life with the 36 detailed lectures of Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know. Award-winning Professor Michael K. Salemi investigates a range of pivotal and fascinating topics. Among these: the history of money; how money is created by commercial and central banks; the role of public confidence in the stability of financial...
  15. International Economic Institutions: Globalism vs. Nationalism

    International Economic Institutions: Globalism vs. Nationalism

    Ramon P. DeGennaro
    3.7 out of 5
    62% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (37)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $269.95 $149.95$269.95
    Taught by Professor Ramon P. DeGennaro of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, this course spotlights the dizzying array of international economic institutions, their backgrounds, goals, and the important roles they play in the economic life of the entire world. You explore their successes and failures, getting a panoramic picture of globalization in all its complexity.
  16. America and the New Global Economy Sale

    America and the New Global Economy

    Timothy Taylor
    4.4 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (61)
    Save up to $320.00 Starting at $29.95 $374.95 $29.95$374.95
    Join expert economist and award-winning Professor Timothy Taylor as he takes you through the last 50 years of world economic history. In the 36 lectures of America and the New Global Economy, travel beyond the economy of the United States and explore the recent history of economies in countries and regions such as China, India, the Middle East, and Latin America. Study international perspectives on the new global...
  17. Legacies of Great Economists

    Legacies of Great Economists

    Timothy Taylor
    4.8 out of 5
    77% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (58)
    Starting at $89.95 Starting at $89.95 $89.95 $89.95$89.95
    When it comes to economics and economic theory, a few thinkers dominate the landscape: Adam Smith. Karl Marx. Alfred Marshall. John Maynard Keynes. Legacies of Great Economists by economist and Professor Timothy Taylor acquaint you with the thoughts, theories, and lives of these and other great economists—those individuals who have shaped the world of economics and influenced our lives. These lectures provide...
  18. Why Economies Rise or Fall Sale

    Why Economies Rise or Fall

    Peter Rodriguez
    3.4 out of 5
    60% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (48)
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    Sharpen your understanding of modern economics with Why Economies Rise or Fall. In these 24 lectures, Professor Peter Rodriguez guides you through a stimulating examination of what economists know about the elusive search for economic prosperity. You'll explore how countries as widely different as the United States and Vietnam have grown their economies, how China and India were able to recover from economic...
  19. Foundations of Economic Prosperity Sale

    Foundations of Economic Prosperity

    Daniel W. Drezner
    4.5 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (32)
    Save up to $205.00 Starting at $24.95 $254.95 $24.95$254.95
    Get an unrivaled overview of one of the most pressing issues of our day in Foundations of Economic Prosperity, 24 lectures taught by Professor Daniel W. Drezner of the prestigious Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Professor Drezner leads you to fundamental insights about how the modern world works and an understanding of the functioning of the U.S., European, Chinese, and other major...
  20. China, India, and the United States: The Future of Economic Supremacy

    China, India, and the United States: The Future of Economic Supremacy

    Peter Rodriguez
    4.1 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (41)
    Starting at $69.95 Starting at $69.95 $69.95 $69.95$69.95
    In the six provocative lectures of China, India, and the United States: The Future of Economic Supremacy, noted economist and award-winning Professor Peter Rodriguez previews what the next few decades of the global economy will look like in the wake of the miraculous growth rates of China and India. You'll also uncover what these developments mean for the economic future of the United States of America.