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ECON 251: Financial Theory

ECON 251: Financial Theory is offered online.

Topics: General Science, Economics


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This course attempts to explain the role and the importance of the financial system in the global economy. Rather than separating off the financial world from the rest of the economy, financial equilibrium is studied as an extension of economic equilibrium. The course also gives a picture of the kind of thinking and analysis done by hedge funds.


  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: John Geanakoplos
  • Institution: Open Yale Courses
  • Topics: General Science, Economics

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About Open Yale Courses: Open Yale Courses (OYC) provides lectures and other materials from selected Yale College courses to the public free of charge via the Internet. The courses span the full range of liberal arts disciplines, including humanities, social sciences, and physical and biological sciences.

Open Yale Courses Offers Courses In: Science, Social Science

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