Part of a website supporting a course on the economics of education at MIT, as taught by Frank Levy in 2007. This series of lecture slides is available as PDF downloads and covers topics such as human capital theory, teacher quality and teacher training, higher education policy and school accountability, standards and testing.
Lecture Slides in Other topics
Part of the MIT OpenCourseWare site, this page supports a 2004 course on economics and psychology. The course integrates psychological insights into economic models of behaviour. It discusses the limitations of standard economic models and surveys the ways in which psychological experiments have been used to learn about preferences, cognition, and behaviour. It includes a syllabus, list of readings, lectures slides / handouts, details of assignments and problem sets.
This webpage supports a course on Economic issues as taught by Dieter Balkenborg at the University of Exeter. It includes extensive notes on insurance, adverse selection and moral hazards, a PowerPoint presentation on asymmetric information and associated notes, plus assessment questions.