Economics is much more than just numbers and graphs. In fact, we can use economics to explain much of what we encounter in our daily lives. For instance, why is

Economics is much more than just numbers and graphs. In fact, we can use economics to explain much of what we encounter in our daily lives. For instance, why is customer service at your local restaurant usually better than that of the cable company? To find the answer we can take a closer look at the incentives at play. For another example, we look to eighteenth century Great Britain. What did bad incentives have to do with the death rate of prisoners shipped from England to Australia? Let’s find out together in this first video of MRU’s course on Principles of Economics: Microeconomics. 

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With hard work and determination you can improve your math skills. Take a course or two in calculus and statistics and then apply.

Thanks a lot for your encouragement.

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Hi Jordan,
After this intro, there are practice questions available for each video. You'll see a link just below the videos. There's also a final exam at the end which you can take to earn a certificate of completion.
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Meg

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