Business Studies and Economics

Open Courseware and Resources

- Economics: the social science that studies the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services (Wikipedia).
- Business Studies: combines accountancy, economics, finance, marketing and organizational behaviour. (Wikipedia).

- - - - - -The Invisible Hand - 60 Second Adventures in Economics (series) - - - - - -

some of the great dilemmas faced by governments trying to run an economy; whether to save or spend, control inflation, regulate trade, fix exchange rates, or just leave everyone to get on with it and not intervene

Financial Theory

role and the importance of the financial system in the global economy. Rather than separating off the financial world from the rest of the economy, financial equilibrium is studied as an extension of economic equilibrium.

- - - - - Fight of the Century: Keynes vs. Hayek - - - - -

Economics hip-hop music video by John Papola and Russ Roberts at EconStories

Managerial Psychology Laboratory

develop critical eye for making inferences from data, carry out simple data analysis, learn about managerial psychology, develop interesting new questions about managerial psychology and test these questions

Corporate Governance Reform

Adding Value? Corporate Social Responsibility

Introduction to Lean Six Sigma Methods

fundamental Lean Six Sigma principles that underlay modern continuous improvement approaches for industry, government and other organizations, basic principles have been applied to a wide range of organizations and sectors to improve quality, productivity, customer satisfaction, employee satisfaction, time-to-market and financial performance

Economists Do It With Models

introductory microeconomics and macroeconomics videos; some advanced topics

Introduction to Financial and Managerial Accounting

basic concepts of financial and managerial reporting, viewpoint of readers of financial and managerial reports rather than the accountants who prepare them: readings

Financial Markets

overview of the ideas, methods, and institutions that permit human society to manage risks and foster enterprise. Description of practices today and analysis of prospects for the future. Introduction to risk management and behavioral finance principles to understand the functioning of securities, insurance, and banking industries

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