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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Economics: Society, Markets, and [In]equality by Parsons School of Design, The New School

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About the Course

Thinking critically about today's economy can help you understand the world around you. Economics: Society, Markets, and [In]equality will pique your curiosity and inspire you to learn more about the power dynamics that determine how people and resources are valued, how goods move around the world, and how we manage our planet and the future. Your understanding of economics will make you a better advocate, voter, investor, consumer, and citizen. You’ll also develop an understanding of the benefits and drawbacks of our current economic system and get a framework for thinking about how we, as individuals and as a society, can rethink our relationship with our planet and the way we interact with one another. In this course, you'll be learning from the following New School for Social Research faculty: - William Milberg, Dean of the New School for Social Research and Professor of Economics - Teresa Ghilarducci, Bernard L. and Irene Schwartz Professor of Economics and Director of the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis - Paulo dos Santos, Associate Professor of Economics...
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By Cinthya E C

Jul 5, 2023

There was an overarching review of Economics, but most importantly it was a practical course with a lot of opportunity to process information and craft solutions within every level of economy. I enjoyed all the readings that were presented and would like to revisit as needed. Each of the instructors were very knowledgeable in the subject.

By Bernd K

May 9, 2023

A short course for understanding marktet economy und equality.

By Oliver G C P

Apr 5, 2024

Thank you for the great (but not fun) course!

By Lucas D

Jul 20, 2023

Amazing course!

By Or K K

Feb 4, 2023

good!

By Мейіржан А

Mar 19, 2024

Great

By Goduguchintha S 2

Apr 30, 2023

happy

By Bhaskar R K A

Apr 28, 2023

good

By JAGALURU Y R B

May 3, 2023

good

By PINNU G B

Apr 24, 2023

good

By Kathleen B

Mar 5, 2024

Very thorough, well organized course that takes you through the basics of economic and societal relationships and the history of economics leading up to the challenges of the modern, globalized market and community. Multi-media components - articles, videos, podcasts, interviews - keep the learner engaged. The time commitment is somewhat understated if learners are expected to get through all required and suggested readings. Shame that certificates are not offered on completion of the course.

By P H P B

Apr 28, 2023

very good it helpful