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The Economics of Uncertainty Series. Season 1.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses : 2015.

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Formatted Contents Note: Episode 21 Global Trade in Employment Episode 14 Caring, Sharing, and Risk Bearing Episode 3 Five Ways to Face the Unknown Episode 20 Regulation, Innovation, Excess Episode 23 Hedging Business and Personal Risks Episode 2 Turning Uncertainty into Risk Episode 17 Business Cycle's Wheel of Fortune Episode 11 Moral Hazard: Whom Do You Trust? Episode 13 Compensation Traps Episode 1 Man, Nature, and Economic Uncertainty Episode 22 No Limits to Growth Episode 24 Stress Testing Your Finances Episode 7 Decision Science Tools Episode 8 Gambling Economics Episode 10 Adverse Selection: Hiding in Plain Sight Episode 19 Extreme Markets Episode 5 How We Misjudge Likelihood and Risk Episode 16 Uncertainty in the Numbers Episode 6 Reward in Risk Episode 9 Game Theory: Reveal or Conceal? Episode 12 Principal-Agent Problem: When Mice Play Episode 15 Mayhem! Insurance Protection Episode 18 Danger of Inflation Episode 4 Probability: Frequency or Belief?.
Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary, etc.: Learn to cope with uncertainty and risk with advice from a master economist. Economic uncertainty is like the weather: you can't stop storms, but understanding them prepares you. Uncertainty is beyond our control, but when you take the mystery and dread out of uncertainty, you can respond much more effectively. The practical and empowering lectures of The Economics of Uncertainty give you tools to deal with risk.
Target Audience Note: Rated TVPG.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Globalization.

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