An Introduction to Political Economy and Economics

Dr Tim Thornton
Level: beginner
University: n.a.
Platform: School of Political Economy Australia
Year: 2019
Start: 08-10-2019
Recurrence: none
Language: English
Discipline: Political Economy
Attendance: paid
Certificate: 149.00 USD
Workload per week: 3.0 h

"This eleven-week course offers a pluralist introduction to political economy and economics. We will examine nine (9) competing schools of thought, each of which offer an original and distinctive illumination of economic and social reality. The course offers a level of learning that would at least match that which is offered by a University. However, you do not need to be connected to a university or to have studied political economy or economics previously to enrol in this particular subject."


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Comment from our editors:

1. Changed year to 2019 (directly underneath the lecturer's name). 2. Added feminist economics and Austrian School in 'Chosen Tags'. 3. It can be published, foe example under the heading 'Study'. However, the course ends already on the 18.12.2019.

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