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Free 'Financial Markets' Online Course Hosted by Robert Shiller

Cousera is offering a free online class titled "Financial Markets" hosted by Robert Shiller starting Oct. 5. Robert Shiller is a highly recognized Nobel Laureate economist and a professor at Yale's School of Management.

The course is broken down into eight weeks with video lectures:

  1. Basic Principles of Finance and Risk Management

    • Introduction and portfolio diversification and supporting financial institutions

  2. Efficient Markets versus Behavioral Finance

  3. Debt versus Equity

    • Debt theory

  4. Real Estate, Regulation and Enterprise

  5. Forward Futures and Options Markets

  6. Monetary Policy

  7. Critical Elements of the Financial Infrastructure

    • Investment banks

  8. Finance and the Broader Public Purpose

To learn more about Robert Shiller, see his New York Times bestseller " Irrational Exuberance " or his other book " Finance and the Good Society. " You can register for the course here .

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