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Approx. 12 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English, Afrikaans

Learner Career Outcomes

50%

started a new career after completing these courses

40%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 12 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English, Afrikaans

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

The Lessons from Rome Part I

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 62 min), 3 readings, 5 quizzes
6 videos
Introduction4m
The Problem of Information10m
The Problem of Transaction Costs8m
Institutional Solutions and The Agency Dilemma12m
Supplemental (optional) Video - Class Discussion on the role of Freedmen13m
3 readings
Syllabus & Readings10m
Grading and Logistics10m
Reading & Study Questions10m
5 practice exercises
Introduction10m
The Problem of Information10m
The Problem of Transaction Costs10m
Agency & Agency Costs10m
One: The Lessons from Rome Part I30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

The Lessons from Rome Part II

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 46 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
4 videos
Some Drawbacks 12m
Weighing the Method9m
Concluding Lessons from the Roman Grain Market 11m
1 reading
Reading & Study Questions10m
4 practice exercises
The Value of Monitoring10m
Drawbacks to Competitive Evaluation Schemes10m
Weighing the Method10m
Two: The Lessons from Rome Part II30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

What is Innovation?

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 50 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
The Box: Explaining Its Introduction 12m
The Box: Conditions for Success8m
The Box: The Story of Failure 8m
Conclusion: Thinking Beyond Innovation 10m
1 reading
Reading & Study Questions10m
1 practice exercise
Three: What is Innovation?12m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

The Power of Narrative

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 95 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
9 videos
Towards a Metacritical Concept of Narrative 13m
Home-Buying as An Investment 10m
Irrationality in The Marketplace 9m
Context Analysis 8m
The Behavior of Market Actors 9m
A Cognitively Dissonant Market?13m
Why Didn't The Federal Reserve Act? 9m
Narrative Structures and Managerial Decisions: Concluding Remarks 8m
1 reading
Reading & Study Questions10m
1 practice exercise
Four: The Power of Narrative12m

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