Free Online Economics Courses

21 Economics Courses

Macro Economics

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

The course elaborates on the effectiveness of alternative stabilization policies in long run and cyclical Macroeconomic Theory. Assuming that a student has no prior...

Marxian Economics – An Intensive Introduction

The New School

This four part course provides a working foundation in the core concepts of Marxian economic theory - necessary and surplus labor, labor power, surplus value, exploitation,...

Money & Banking

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

This is an introductory course on Indian money and banking. It begins with a discussion on the functions of money, types of money and interest rates. Module 2 discusses...

Principles of Microeconomics

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

This course includes a full set of lecture videos and a selection of problem solving videos. In the lecture videos, Professor Jonathan Gruber covers the principles...

Public Policy Bootcamp

Rice University

Interested in learning about the goings-on of government and policy, but don't have the time to read through the New York Times every day? Want to impress friends,...

Reading Marx’s Capital

City University of New York

A series of free open courses consisting of a close reading of the text of Marx's Capital in video lectures by Professor David Harvey. The page numbers Professor...

The Federal Reserve and the Financial Crisis

The George Washington University

Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve and TIME Magazine's 'Man of the Year' in 2009, leads this four-part series about a topic he understands all too well:...

The Miracles of Capitalism

Ludwig von Mises Institute

A half-day seminar for high school students that provides an excellent introduction to the whole field of economics, and why it matters in understanding history,...


New York University

NYU's Stern Business School Professor Aswath Damodaran teaches Valuation.