Free Macroeconomics Courses
Macroeconomics can be learned online for free with these courses. Choose from topics like the principles of macroeconomics, intermediate macroeconomic theory, and more.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
The free online introductory course to macroeconomics from MIT provides an overview of unemployment, interest rates and inflation. The intermediate/advanced macroeconomics course introduces the mathematical tools commonly used in macroeconomics. Course topics also include the neoclassical growth model, business cycles and financial markets. Intro to economic growth theory introduces students to the building blocks of macroeconomic theory. An intermediate study of macroeconomic theory teaches students the various methods used to study fluctuations.
The next level of intermediate macroeconomics covers the theory of consumption, emphasizing basic models and empirical facts. Advanced macroeconomics examines issues in credit markets, financial markets and labor markets. Advanced macroeconomics' lecture topics include dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models, credit restraints and labor markets.
- Principles of Macroeconomics
- Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
- Macroeconomic Theory I
- Macroeconomic Theory II
- Macroeconomic Theory III
- Advanced Macroeconomics II
- Applied Macro- and International Economics
Utah State University
Utah State University offers an introductory course to macroeconomic theory. The course will cover such things as employment, income and economic policy. The required texts are Macroeconomics and Study Guide for Macroeconomics by Oliver Blanchard and David W. Findlay, respectively.
Free Online Macroeconomics Courses At a Glance
|Course & School||Program Level||Format||Assignments||Quizzes & Exams||Downloadable|
|Principles of Macroeconomics course from MIT||Undergraduate||Textbook/lecture notes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory course from MIT||Undergraduate||Textbook/lecture notes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Macroeconomic Theory I course from MIT||Graduate||Textbook/lecture notes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Macroeconomic Theory II course from MIT||Graduate||Textbook/lecture notes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Macroeconomic Theory III course from MIT||Graduate||Textbook/lecture notes||Yes||No||Yes|
|Advanced Macroeconomics II course from MIT||Graduate||Textbook/lecture notes||Yes||No||Yes|
|Applied Macro- and International Economics course from MIT||Graduate||Textbook/lecture notes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Macroeconomics for Managers course from Utah State University||Undergraduate||Textbook||Yes||Yes||No|