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This brief tutorial provides a general history of economics, describing the work of Adam Smith, Ricardo, Malthus, Karl... see more

This site from PBS contains profiles of economic architects from Adam Smith to Margaret Thatcher. In some cases selected... see more

This site contains Video Essays that were excerpted from the PBS broadcast series Commanding Heights - The Battle For The... see more

This course uses theoretical models and studies of "old economy" industries to help understand the growth and future of... see more

This is a brief timeline of key economic events that had global impact from 1911 to the current day. One can click on a... see more

This is a full text recreation of an 1879 newspaper interview with Karl Marx.

The history of economic thought represents a wide diversity of theories within the discipline, but all economists address... see more

המאמר עוסק בקשר בין תורתו הכלכלית-חברתית של אדם סמית וזו של אמרטיה סן. אדם סמית, שנחשב מייסד מדע הכלכלה הליברלית, משנתו... see more

מאמר מבוא לסקירה הסטורית של התפתחות כלכלת ישראל, מתוך הספר "כלכלת ישראל : התפתחות, מאפיינים, מדיניות".

This is a free, online textbook.  According to the author, "Unless you understand the key elements of economics, you may... see more

This site is sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. It provides a timeline for various economic theories... see more

This is a free online course offered in a series of podcasts.  The topic is the History of American Economics.

"Very few classic works on capital and business cycles in the Austrian tradition have been translated from the original... see more

This course examines the implications of economic theories for social and political organization in the context of the... see more

Course Highlights In comparison with History of Economic Theory that pursues changes of economic theories as a leraning ,... see more

Course Highlights With an objective to redraw the modern/contemporary history of Japan from the viewpoint of... see more

Part memoir, part crash-course in economic theory, this deeply engaging book by one of the world's foremost economists... see more

"The second edition of the fun and fascinating guide to the main ideas of the Austrian School of economics, written in... see more

"The problem of externalities and efficiency is cited relentlessly in mainstream literature as the great rationale for... see more

This reading list examines the different perspectives of philosophers such as Robert Nozick, G.A. Cohen, and Derek Parfit... see more

Friedrich Hayek was undoubtedly one of the most important classical liberal thinkers in modern times. Throughout his... see more

"Historical economics, drawing on history, politics, cultural anthropology, sociology, and geography, bridges the gap... see more

"The purpose of this text is to introduce the interested reader to a broad overview of ideas about how the economy is and... see more

Course Highlights In comparison with History of Economic Theory that pursues changes of economic theories as a learning,... see more