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    Economics with Subtitles

    Your everyday guide to economics and why you should care.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    01 Aug 2018

  • Economics with Subtitles

    Introductory level Updated 01 Aug 2018
    Your everyday guide to economics and why you should care.
  • Trump and Brexit: What do they owe to economists?

    By Richard Bronk

    The reasons for the Trump phenomenon and Brexit vote are many and various, but have we overlooked ways in which...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Jul 2018

  • Trump and Brexit: What do they owe to economists?

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 Jul 2018
    The reasons for the Trump phenomenon and Brexit vote are many and various, but have we overlooked ways in which standard economics, by failing to take...
  • Why does behavioural economics point to a hard Brexit?

    By Alan Shipman

    Alan Shipman says the signs are that the UK will exit the EU without any measures to soften the blow. Prospect Theory...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Jul 2018

  • Why does behavioural economics point to a hard Brexit?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Jul 2018
    Alan Shipman says the signs are that the UK will exit the EU without any measures to soften the blow. Prospect Theory explains why this might be.
  • The battle for PrEP on the NHS

    A revolutionary drug could save lives - but it's expensive. NHS England decide against making it available - but one...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Jul 2018

  • The battle for PrEP on the NHS

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Jul 2018
    A revolutionary drug could save lives - but it's expensive. NHS England decide against making it available - but one man wasn't going to accept that decision...
  • How radical was Martin Luther King?

    By Professor Paul Harvey

    His message on civil rights was unequivocal - but Paul Harvey argues that in Martin Luther King's economic and social...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Apr 2018

  • How radical was Martin Luther King?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 04 Apr 2018
    His message on civil rights was unequivocal - but Paul Harvey argues that in Martin Luther King's economic and social message was his greatest claim to...
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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    28 Feb 2018

  • A short guide to the Customs Union: An OpenLearn watching brief

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    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 28 Feb 2018
    Want to understand the question of being inside or outside the European Customs Union - and why it matters? Our collection of short videos will help make...
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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Feb 2018

  • Should we tax robots who replace humans in the workplace?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Feb 2018
    Could the taxation system provide a solution to the rise of automation?
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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 Jan 2018

  • How can we say Bitcoin is overvalued when we don't know how to value it?

    How can we say Bitcoin is overvalued when we don't know how to value it? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: manfredrichter
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Jan 2018
    One view of the rising cryptocurrency: We can't say it's a bubble when we don't really understand the value of the currency.
  • Culture can be brutal, just ask Milton Keynes

    By Liz McFall, Darren Umney

    Liz McFall and Darren Umney consider Milton Keynes' history and cultural heritage and argue that the city's ...

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    25 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2017

  • Culture can be brutal, just ask Milton Keynes

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    Introductory level Duration 25 mins Updated 07 Dec 2017
    Liz McFall and Darren Umney consider Milton Keynes' history and cultural heritage and argue that the city's bidding to be 2023 Capital of Culture...
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    The budget warns about danger ahead

    By Costas Milas, Michael Ellington

    Whether you support Britain’s exit from the EU or not, the current situation is not good news, say Michael Ellington...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Nov 2017

  • The budget warns about danger ahead

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Nov 2017
    Whether you support Britain’s exit from the EU or not, the current situation is not good news, say Michael Ellington and Costas Milas.

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  • The business of football

    Welcome to this free course, The business of football, produced by The Open University working in partnership with The English Football League...

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Jul 2018

  • The business of football

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    The business of football
    Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 12 Jul 2018
    Welcome to this free course, The business of football, produced by The Open...
  • The value of coffee

    This free course explores the economic and cultural value of coffee. You will follow the chain of processes that connect the drink you enjoy on a...

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Apr 2018

  • The value of coffee

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    The value of coffee
    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 19 Apr 2018
    This free course explores the economic and cultural value of coffee. You will...
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    Economics and the 2008 crisis: a Keynesian view

    This free course, Economics and the 2008 crisis: a Keynesian view, looks at how Keynes's theories revolutionised thinking about the causes of...

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    28 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    07 Mar 2016

  • Economics and the 2008 crisis: a Keynesian view

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    Intermediate level Duration 28 hours Updated 07 Mar 2016
    This free course, Economics and the 2008 crisis: a Keynesian view, looks at how...

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    Certificate of Higher Education in Social Sciences

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    Certificate of Higher Education in Social Sciences
    Duration 1200 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Are you interested in what shapes the lives we lead and the decisions we make?...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Financial Services

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Financial Services
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    With global financial markets and personal finances making the headlines daily,...

    Foundation Degree in Financial Services

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    Foundation Degree in Financial Services
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    With global financial markets and personal finances making the headlines daily,...

    BSc (Honours) Economics and Mathematical Sciences

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    BSc (Honours) Economics and Mathematical Sciences
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Graduates who understand the commercial and economic environment and who are also...

    Diploma of Higher Education in Combined Social Sciences

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Combined Social Sciences
    Duration 2400 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Does material consumption make us happier? Is parenting a social as well as an...

    BA (Honours) Business Studies

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    BA (Honours) Business Studies
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    How do businesses develop strategies, handle risk and take decisions? What’s...

    BA (Honours) Politics, Philosophy and Economics

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    BA (Honours) Politics, Philosophy and Economics
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018
    Where do social order (and disorder) come from? How can we make ourselves richer,...

    You and your money

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    Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018 Register by 10 Jan 2019
    This innovative module sets personal finance against its wider social, economic...

    Introducing the social sciences

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    Introductory level Duration 600 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018 Register by 10 Jan 2019
    This key introductory OU level 1 module provides an ideal introduction to the...

    Essential mathematics 1

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    Essential mathematics 1
    Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 24 Sep 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    This key introductory module provides a broad and enjoyable foundation for...
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