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Learner Reviews & Feedback for The Global Financial Crisis by Yale University

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425 reviews

About the Course

Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Timothy F. Geithner and Professor Andrew Metrick survey the causes, events, policy responses, and aftermath of the recent global financial crisis....

Top reviews

TS
Apr 8, 2017

Great course indeed. I was following the materials and videos of the crisis for a long time and this course perfectly summarized everthing back by data analysis. Highly recommended to all enthusiasts.

JC
Mar 15, 2018

Excellent course on the GFC, I would highly recommend this to anyone wanting to learn more about the crisis. The instructors were very good and took a complex subject and made it very understandable.

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By Abhinav P

Apr 23, 2019

It is amazing how deeply the course dives into the causes and the effects of the Global Financial Crisis.

By Poltak H

Aug 31, 2016

The course has been very structured, very focused yet has all the depth of a very complex problem. Bravo!

By Saurav D

Feb 10, 2016

Excellent! I can't recommend this course highly enough. Very well done. This is the future of education.

By Alexia M

Jul 1, 2020

So interesting and well organized. I really enjoyed the professor. Thank you for this wonderful course!

By matias l

Jun 17, 2020

Muy entretenido, didáctico e informativo de las diferentes causas y efectos que tuvo la crisis subprime

By QUANQINGHU

Feb 21, 2016

Great material and lectures, giving a nice scope of what happened and what is going on. Very nice class

By Morapeli

Jan 25, 2019

Brilliantly well-presented and enlightening course.

Teaches a lot more than the Global Financial Crisis

By J D

Feb 23, 2016

Superior in-depth review of the 2007-2009 financial crisis. The best available course on the subject.

By Dorothy A

Apr 5, 2018

A course given by those involved in such critical conditions was fascinating and extremely helpful.

By Peter S

Dec 5, 2019

Very intresting, challenging, the only course which is able to expalin the reasons of this crises.

By MITSUTOSHI K

Feb 24, 2019

Great course! I am looking forward to learning a bonus track which Andrew mentioned in the course.

By Eric C P

Jan 20, 2016

Every American should understand this problem. It should especially be taught in our high schools.

By Wim S

Aug 4, 2019

This course is build in a great way: the videos are high quality, and the teachers outstanding.

By Sandra D

Dec 26, 2015

Short and concise videos, well-explained and easy-to-understand content. I highly recommend it!

By AKIN O

Mar 3, 2016

Very well explained, especially for the people who does not possess high economics background.

By Aniko V

Jul 19, 2020

Thank you Professor Metrick and Secretary Geithner for the excellently comprehensible course.

By Nina P

Apr 27, 2020

Great topic covered in detailed and well explained, even for non-economist. Great professors!

By Iulian P

Feb 25, 2016

very good discussion about the cronology, causes and outcomes of the global financial crisis

By Adam J V

Jan 6, 2020

Rather more relevant than expected beforehand. Very authoritative. Gave lots to think about

By Richard T

Dec 7, 2015

This course is very interesting and the content is pretty clear-cut and easy to understand.

By Marco m

May 1, 2020

Excellent course, full of interesting material and easy to follow also for the non expert

By Nikhil G

Jun 18, 2020

it was all great experience and great knowledge took from this course by yale university

By Jorge A F Z

Jul 7, 2017

Fantastic course. Thank you Mr. Geithner, and Mr. Metrick for this wonderful experience.

By Maarten H

Mar 7, 2016

Very interesting course. Well explained. Some basic banking knowledge might be necessay.

By Patrick T

May 28, 2020

Clear, systematic breakdown of the GFC hosted by two fantastic and engaging professors.