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We make economics decisions every day: what to buy, whether to work or play, what to study. We respond to markets all the time: prices influence our decisions, markets signal where to put effort, they direct firms to produce certain goods over others. Economics is all around us. This course is an introduction to the microeconomic theory of markets: why we have them, how they work, what they accomplish. We will start with the concept of scarcity and how specialization according to comparative advantage helps us achieve more than we could alone. Next we model a marked using the tools of Supply and Demand and learn what well working markets accomplish and what their limit are. We end by exploring the impact of government intervention on perfect markets. Examples are taken from everyday life, from goods and services that we all purchase and use. We will apply the theory to current events and policy debates through weekly exercises. These will empower you to be an educated, critical thinker who can understand, analyze and evaluate market outcomes....



Mar 05, 2020

I really liked this course. The lecturer is able to convey terminologies clearly in a short time. The problems are more sophisticated and worth time thinking instead of just toy questions.


Jan 14, 2017

I really enjoyed the clarity with which the concepts were taught. I loved the examples and I thought they were very helpful and made the concepts so much easier to understand.


76 - Microeconomics: The Power of Markets 的 100 個評論(共 131 個)

創建者 Sergio D

Jan 02, 2018

excellent, very clear and concise

創建者 donghyeokyoon

Oct 29, 2017

very good material for Economic

創建者 Alexander D P

Oct 01, 2018

Very thorough yet approachable

創建者 ANA K

Mar 14, 2016

I really enjoyed this course.

創建者 Diego A C

Aug 12, 2019

Great level of knowledge!

創建者 Amr A W

Feb 08, 2016

Excellent course. :)

創建者 Seunghyun E

Oct 29, 2017

it was very helpful


Mar 10, 2017

Excellent Course...

創建者 Mohammed B

Apr 07, 2020

Un excélent cours

創建者 Jun Z

Dec 24, 2017

excellent course

創建者 Rishitha

Aug 23, 2017

very interesting

創建者 Kailas S K

Feb 17, 2019

Very productive

創建者 Clifford T

Mar 02, 2016

excellent class

創建者 Ashwed A P

Jul 02, 2018

Great course!

創建者 Ahmed O M F

Apr 06, 2020

Super Course

創建者 Leah R

Aug 09, 2018

Great Course

創建者 Amar S

Aug 11, 2019

Good Course

創建者 張守忻

May 08, 2019

very gooodd

創建者 Orlando M

Feb 17, 2018

I love it

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Jun 14, 2018


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創建者 Jitagna M

Sep 20, 2017

Very well explained course. Lectures could have been clubbed together to make fewer lectures and to prevent loss of continuity in the same concept. Similarly for the tests. I felt there are too many small small tests, that makes a person tend to retake them. This makes a person think that the course is too long, but actually it isn't. Mentor comments are extremely detailed and attends to each and every point. Sometimes more than what you want as a feedback. Other than discussion prompt there aren't many discussions happening around. Final test was extremely well designed. I liked the concept of front-side explanation board instead of the instructor having to turn around.

創建者 Georgina S

Jan 14, 2018

Thank You, I have found your videos well informative and to the point. I came across this resource as a revision tool to help with one of my business modules.

It can be further improved if for some of the quizzes has drawn graphs you can select as sometimes the descriptions were a little confusing.

Overall the best package I've found, love it

創建者 Felisa S

Dec 20, 2017

This course teaches you the basics on how to understand supply and demand curves, consumer surplus, producer surplus, how to calculate subsidies, taxes, and total surplus, etc. While I did have to reach out to external resources to help me understand the math behind some of the calculations, rewatching the videos a few times helped.