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Learner Career Outcomes

18%

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24%

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13%

got a pay increase or promotion
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Approx. 60 hours to complete
English

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Week
1

Week 1

21 minutes to complete

Introduction to the Course

21 minutes to complete
2 videos (Total 11 min), 1 reading
2 videos
Course Overview8m
1 reading
Welcome to the Course!10m
Week
2

Week 2

8 hours to complete

Microsoft: The Desktop v. The Internet

8 hours to complete
18 videos (Total 137 min), 16 readings, 7 quizzes
18 videos
The 1956 AT&T Settlement5m
The Path to the CPU5m
Building BASIC6m
Selling Software?7m
The Rise of Microsoft and the Personal Computer Era6m
The 1994 Licensing Case: Microsoft's Monopoly8m
The 1994 Licensing Case: Anticompetitive Licenses8m
The 1994 Licensing Case: Anticompetitive Licenses: Analytics6m
The Rise of the Internet and Netscape Part One5m
The Rise of the Internet and Netscape Part Two9m
The U.S. Sues Microsoft (Again) Part One5m
The U.S. Sues Microsoft (Again) Part Two9m
Resolution in the U.S.6m
Remedies: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Microsoft?8m
Windows Media Player in Europe11m
Europe Looks at Internet Explorer7m
Wrap Up: What Have We Learned?7m
16 readings
Top Readings10m
Slides for Module10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Updates and Corrections10m
Sources and Copyright Statement10m
7 practice exercises
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Graded Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

10 hours to complete

Google Emerges (and the World Responds)

10 hours to complete
26 videos (Total 260 min), 16 readings, 7 quizzes
26 videos
The State of the Internet Circa 20008m
A Brief Tour of the Federal Trade Commission6m
Regulating Search Engines 1.0 Part One7m
Regulating Search Engines 1.0 Part Two4m
Inventing Google? Part One9m
Inventing Google? Part Two5m
Building Google7m
Monetizing Google9m
The PageRank Algorithm Part One10m
The PageRank Algorithm Part Two10m
Two-Sided Markets Part One9m
Two-Sided Markets Part Two7m
Auctions and Monopoly Power8m
Google Evolves7m
Competition and Google12m
The European Competition Investigation of Google6m
The FTC and Google Part One7m
The FTC and Google Part Two9m
Back to Europe8m
Shopping on Google8m
Google Shopping: A New Data Model6m
15 April 2015: The EU Statement of Objections7m
15 April 2015: Google's Response6m
Wrap Up: What Have We Learned?11m
Video Chat, Friday, 31 July 201559m
16 readings
Top Readings10m
Slides for Module10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra Depth Readings10m
Updates and Corrections10m
Sources and Copyright Statement10m
7 practice exercises
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Graded Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

8 hours to complete

Smartphones

8 hours to complete
22 videos (Total 161 min), 14 readings, 6 quizzes
22 videos
Controlling the Spectrum6m
Finding More Spectrum9m
The Smartphone Platform Shifts9m
Standard Setting Externalities Part One11m
Standard Setting Externalities Part Two7m
Winner-Take-All Markets I Part One5m
Winner-Take-All Markets I Part Two5m
Winner-Take-All Markets II6m
Patent Royalty Stacking7m
Defining Standards8m
Standard Essential Patents5m
SSOs and Market Power6m
Standard Setting v. Cartelization7m
The Other FTC Action against Google Part One4m
The Other FTC Action against Google Part Two6m
The IEEE Updates its Patent Policy7m
The iOS Platform9m
Apple v Samsung8m
The Android Platform6m
The EU Investigation of Android6m
Wrap Up: What Have We Learned?11m
14 readings
Top Readings10m
Slides for Module10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Lesson Overview10m
Extra-Depth Readings10m
Updates and Corrections (Last Update: 11 July 2015)10m
Sources and Copyright Statement10m
6 practice exercises
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Brief Practice Quiz30m
Graded Quiz30m

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