I have found this the best set of lectures on economics so far. The presenter paces himself. explains a concept and then gives an anecdote. This has..Show More »
I listened to Foundations of Economic Prosperity twice. Will listen to it again.
I enjoyed this lecture series. Enough to listen a second time; both for better understanding and for more recall for conversations with friends. The ..Show More »
Digs beneath the usually invoked capitalistic thinkers of Smith and Marx to other intellectuals over the years who have added to the dialogue of talki..Show More »
A decent review of economic issues today but hard to get past the datedness of this being a lecture from 2007 on economics on the brink of the fall. T..Show More »
I hope this professor will produce something newer, as I would be very interested in his post-2008 take on things. He mixes statistics (such as per ca..Show More »
I listened to this to help me gain a deeper understanding of what the hell it is that the Fed and other central bankers do. It helped somewhat. Sale..Show More »
This work is clear, well-structured, well-paced, and understandable. It moves fluidly between practical pointers (sometimes checklist-like, with nice..Show More »
It just so happens I am a grad student in a business leadership program in the midwest. Since we are off for the summer I was looking for something to..Show More »
I know nothing about the law so I thought I'd try to learn something. This is a great lecturer. I've listened to it twice. He's interesting and gives ..Show More »
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This professor is passionate, obviously engaged with his subject, clear and accessible. This survey moves across many big books full of ideas pretty q..Show More »
I have read many books that weave in and out of this topic, but it is nice to hear a decade-by-decade walk-through. It is detail-rich (for a fast over..Show More »
This lecture will help you to understand what to look for when considering local or global investments. You will understand what really drives an eco..Show More »
In the vein of Freakonomics, Professor Taylor, undoubtedly one of the best Great Courses lecturers, provides you with a novel perspective on a variety..Show More »
This recording gives a very good overview of the current state of what it predicts will be the 3 most important economies over the coming century. The..Show More »
I love this lecture, and I'm glad The Great Courses provided for everyone no matter if you are novices or advanced to sophisticated investors. I year..Show More »
The course content was excellent. However, because there's a lot of math/statistics involved, listening to equations being spoken leaves you missing o..Show More »
This course lists a lot of behavioral ideas we know but don't know we know, in excellent examples and words. Stimulating.
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