Online summer courses are offered by the overwhelming majority of post-secondary institutions. Online learning allows students to take courses from virtually anywhere in the world. Students looking for a nontraditional classroom experience should consider taking online summer courses.
There is evidence of economic writing that dates all the way back to the Mesopotamian era. The development of modern economics is largely due to two groups which were known as the physiocrats and the mercantilists. These groups help develop capitalism in Europe in the 16th century.
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The ESE Summer programme on The Economics of Architecture at the European School of Economics in Florence is designed to give international students the opportunity to meet in a stimulating environment and to learn and exchange new ideas on architecture and economy. [+]
This two-week programme will introduce students to the fundamentals of microeconomics, macroeconomics, and related fields of study including econometrics, banking and financial management. On the Oxford Royale Academy Economics course, you’ll have the chance to learn about the economics that underpin our daily lives, what causes financial crises, and different schools of thought among economists about how we can make our society a more economically stable and prosperous one to live in. [+]
Our Academic Discovery Programme offers students aged 8-10 the opportunity to live and study in St Mary’s Ascot, a top UK boarding school. For each week-long session, students study a variety of Arts and Science subjects, along with a series of afternoon workshops. This course is also available for students aged 11-12 [+]
The Barcelona CREI Macroeconomics Summer School offers an overview of the current state of research in key areas of macroeconomics. Courses are taught by leading experts in their fields and cover recent developments in different areas of macroeconomics, including: growth, international finance, sovereign risk, asset bubbles, monetary policy and forecasting. [+]
The Competition Economics Summer School is divided into five days in four-hour classes daily, with course content structured in three blocks: Economic Theory Tools for Competition Policy Mergers and Abuse of Dominance Applied Methods for the Economic Analysis of Competition Policy [+]
Macroeconometrics is an important area of research in economics. Time series methods for empirical macroeconomics have become very popular and widely used in the academia as well as in public and private institutions. [+]
Given the strong methodological and empirical nature of the course methodology, candidates to take this Summer School include: Researchers and professionals from public institutions (economists from ministries of economy, labor, industry, etc.,) or private institutions (economists from the research departments of financial firms or consultants) whose work requires the handling and treatment of individual data. PhD and master students in economics (or in the social sciences) who intend to or are in the process of preparing dissertations with an empirical component that requires an econometric treatment of individual data. Holders of undergraduate degrees in economics or the social sciences who wish to round out their background in quantitative topics that have a general and/or specific applicability. [+]
Politics & Economics has been designed for the political leaders of tomorrow. [+]
This course is an introduction to modern models and tools Empirical Industrial Organization. The focus of the course is practical and ideally, students finish elementary estimating models of each type. examples with real databases for each case will be provided. The course is organized in six sections of three hours. [+]
This Summer School course – led by an interdisciplinary SOAS team drawn from the fields of economics, politics, and development studies – offers a concise and informative introduction to the contested nature of the different crises of neoliberalism. [+]
If you’re thinking of a business career, this course will help you to decide the area of study most suited to you. You’ll find out more about what economists study and the practical skills you’ll need in business. [+]