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Отзывы учащихся о курсе Microeconomics: The Power of Markets от партнера Пенсильванский университет

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We make economics decisions every day: what to buy, whether to work or play, what to study. We respond to markets all the time: prices influence our decisions, markets signal where to put effort, they direct firms to produce certain goods over others. Economics is all around us. This course is an introduction to the microeconomic theory of markets: why we have them, how they work, what they accomplish. We will start with the concept of scarcity and how specialization according to comparative advantage helps us achieve more than we could alone. Next we model a marked using the tools of Supply and Demand and learn what well working markets accomplish and what their limit are. We end by exploring the impact of government intervention on perfect markets. Examples are taken from everyday life, from goods and services that we all purchase and use. We will apply the theory to current events and policy debates through weekly exercises. These will empower you to be an educated, critical thinker who can understand, analyze and evaluate market outcomes....

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24 мая 2021 г.

A very good introduction to microeconomics course, the professor was great. She explained all the concepts with ease. I would urge everyone who wants to get started with economics to try this course.


4 мар. 2020 г.

I really liked this course. The lecturer is able to convey terminologies clearly in a short time. The problems are more sophisticated and worth time thinking instead of just toy questions.

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автор: Joseph S

2 июня 2020 г.

I remain strongly adherent to the belief entailing the fruition of an improvment of the course through including more videos that seek to establish concrete examples with numerical values. As I viewed most of the videos to excessively discuss abstract concepts, whilst forsaking the necessity to apply noteworthy examples in accordance with the economic principle. Nonetheless, the information presented was valuable and significant to learn in order for one to become more economically literate.

автор: Georgina S

14 янв. 2018 г.

Thank You, I have found your videos well informative and to the point. I came across this resource as a revision tool to help with one of my business modules.

It can be further improved if for some of the quizzes has drawn graphs you can select as sometimes the descriptions were a little confusing.

Overall the best package I've found, love it

автор: Felisa W

20 дек. 2017 г.

This course teaches you the basics on how to understand supply and demand curves, consumer surplus, producer surplus, how to calculate subsidies, taxes, and total surplus, etc. While I did have to reach out to external resources to help me understand the math behind some of the calculations, rewatching the videos a few times helped.

автор: Katelyn R

9 мар. 2020 г.

Very well taught with enjoyable examples. Instructor's pacing and and presentations make each discreet step/lesson easy to master as part of the overall chain. The only thing I would add would be more numerical examples to work through to increase repetitions to cement learning.

автор: Claudia D

17 июня 2021 г.

More detailed explanation of quiz answers, perhaps given after the 3 attempts have been used or after the deadline has passed, would be extremely helpful in allowing students to fully understand their mistakes and improve learning.

автор: 李依桐

24 янв. 2022 г.

Courses are organized very well, and Profs are great. But some figures and graphs were not able to be shown, I believe there were some bugs, so hopefully you will check and fix it. Thanks for your lecture anyway.

автор: Karl M

31 янв. 2017 г.

Really good, clear content, no surprises in the exam questions - but no free lunch either. A good balance that makes learning relatively easy but critical thinking necessary.

автор: Rahul L

9 февр. 2018 г.

Nice introductory course for microeconomics. Course provides simple and easy explanations for demand and supply, elasticity, effects of tax and subsidies on market.


2 июля 2017 г.

This is great course for newbies to microeconomics. If you want to excel at this course, you should buy or rent the suggested book to fully grasp the concepts.

автор: Yingyi Z

21 дек. 2016 г.

Great course for beginners in economics, though I think it'd be more helpful to explain concepts and their implications in more depth and detail.

автор: Yasir A

9 мар. 2016 г.

very usfule course. It might need some explinations for how to do the math for each subject. I recommande it for begginars.

автор: Mark A B

5 авг. 2018 г.

Some really useful content covered in this course, which gets you thinking about supply and demand in a market.

автор: Geo P

12 февр. 2018 г.

Me gusto los vídeos cortos y los ejemplos, adicionalmente la literatura adicional es muy buena y amena.

автор: Shyam S

14 авг. 2020 г.

The tutor amazingly taught the course and it was easy for me to understand the nuances of the syllabus

автор: Rina C

22 июня 2017 г.

I have never taken an Economics course before and this was a good Introduction to me

автор: Pineapple P

16 сент. 2017 г.

Great course. The concept of oppotunity cost is useful even outside the classroom.

автор: Xiaowei Y

17 нояб. 2016 г.

Very interesting and useful! But it does not cover all issues of microeconomics.

автор: Aasif

18 нояб. 2019 г.

The syllabus is

Pretty good

I like it

But some questions are tricky and hard

автор: Shivam C

24 апр. 2020 г.

This course helped me learning different concepts in microeconomics

автор: Sergei C

11 июля 2020 г.

Nice introductory course. Helped me to get all basic concepts

автор: Kaushik R

22 февр. 2018 г.

Definitely worth taking for all interested in Economics

автор: Shaurya V K

8 июня 2017 г.

Sometimes, the explanation is difficult to understand

автор: Jason L

25 дек. 2019 г.

The course material is very clear and easy to learn!

автор: H S

12 февр. 2017 г.

Good introductory course. Easy to understand.

автор: Raphael U

13 авг. 2020 г.

a greatly insightful class excited for pt. 2