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    • Why the course "Understanding Data" is not procedding?

      Please fasten up the course, we all waiting for it eagerly. Thanks for all your hard works. We all do appreciate it. :)

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      • Downloading should be easier

        Currently I can download all the videos of a course using iTunes or using the link below the video.

        But:

        1. iTunes is a mess. Classes appear out of order or do not appear at all. Some courses are not there.

        2. Downloading one audio/video file at a time is tiring. There should be an option to download all files from a course with just one click. You could even use BitTorrent.

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        • In Development Economics (and possibly elsewhere), add David Ellerman

          David Ellerman has been a major thinker for over 40 years on democratic firms and development economics, as well and philosophical foundations (e.g. inalienable rights and property theory).
          http://www.ellerman.org/

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            • App with the videos as well as the practice problems

              MRU Should create an app where you can download the videos to your phone, and be able to answer the practice problems. This should also be integrated into a tracking system tied to your profile.

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                • Can you please add a feature explaining the reasoning behind each correct solution?

                  Like Khan Academy, after each question is answered correctly, I feel it'd strengthen the comprehension of a problem to have a quick feature that includes the reasoning process.

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                  • Awesome Site!!!

                    Without a doubt THE best way to learn about economics! All of the videos are very interesting, easy to understand and very slick with high production values.

                    Most importantly, it gives the student of economics a very solid intuitive grasp of the subject.

                    Many thanks for making this open and freely available to the public.

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                    • Translations

                      Translating the lectures or adding subtitles to them would help non-English speakers learn about economics. I am thinking of older persons in France, which often have never been exposed to sound economic thinking.

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                      • dud how to login in tis

                        hey i m not getting the password n cant log in here

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                        • In your introductory lecture to Great Economists, you say that you will offer a course on Marxian economics. Is that still your plan?

                          I believe that a course on Marxian economics would be a natural addition to the Great Economists course. It would allow us to understand how the Theory of Value evolved from Smith and Ricardo to Marx.

                          It would also be interesting to see how Marxism and the Marginal Utility theorists view the world differently.

                          And finally, we could look at later theorists like Joseph Schumpeter and David Harvey.

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                          • More practice question

                            İs it possible to get more practice questions after videos or if you have a lot of question how can we reach them?.Thanks a lot.

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                            • International Finance Certificate??

                              I hear there are no exams yet for International Finance and one will not get any certificates unless you pass the exam. So what must I do to get a certificate for this course?

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                              • Offer course credits via Edx or Coursera

                                It will be great if the courses are offered on Edx and Coursera platforms as that might allow more students to learn about your material. Also having an Edx or Coursera will allow you to leverage many things related to verifiation.

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                                • Thanks

                                  Thanks

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                                  • Out of Order

                                    For those that put the podcasts on mobile devices, the order of each unit is lost. The fix is to put a number in the Description Title.

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                                    • PLEASE MAKE A COURSE ON INDIAN ECONOMY

                                      As we India is one of the fastest and largest economies of the world.It quite interesting to make a course to understand the market in India.

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                                      • 4 votes
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                                          We don’t have a course specifically designed for that age but I think you could find useful content in both Everyday Economics and Principles. I have a 7 year old and he enjoys them!

                                          Here are some ideas. Drop us a note at support@mruniversity.com if you have a specific topic in mind. If we don’t have it we might be able to suggest some other places.

                                          Trade, Division of Labor, etc
                                          http://www.mruniversity.com/courses/everyday-economics/trade-growth-hockey-stick-human-prosperity

                                          Incentives
                                          http://www.mruniversity.com/courses/principles-economics-microeconomics/introduction-microeconomics

                                          Price signals
                                          http://www.mruniversity.com/courses/principles-economics-microeconomics/price-system-definition-invisible-hand

                                          Trade-off between fun and wages
                                          http://www.mruniversity.com/courses/principles-economics-microeconomics/tradeoff-wages-no-such-thing-as-free-lunch

                                          Public Goods
                                          http://www.mruniversity.com/courses/principles-economics-microeconomics/public-goods-example-asteroid-defense

                                          Basics about institutions, growth rates, development
                                          http://www.mruniversity.com/courses/principles-economics-macroeconomics/gdp-per-capita-purchasing-power-parity-example

                                        • Results of Practice Questions

                                          As an instructor, I would like for my students to be able to email me the results of their practice questions via your site. Perhaps a button they can click on to enter my email address. OR, a setting on their profile.

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