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Economics Made Simple

People's College

A series of lectures offering participants a fresh insight into economics in a contemporary Irish context.

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If you have ever wondered why fat cats get rich, or bankers get bonuses and what prompted the global economic crash, these lectures will explain why economics matter. A panel of experts from the Nevin institute will be unlocking the secrets, the jargon and the language that can confuse those unfamiliar with this topic.

Monday 21st October
Economic Development: The last 200 years

Monday 28th October
Inequality and Poverty

Monday 4th November
The Future of Work

Monday 11th of November
Schools of Thought

Monday 18th November
Economic Crisis

Monday 25th November
Case Study

Monday 2nd December
Climate Change: Just Transition

Monday 9th December
Talking about Economics: a Panel Discussion and Wrap up

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Course added on: 17/09/2019
Details last updated on: 23/09/2019

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