This online course from the MIT on EdX covers topics of political economy and economic development. The lecturers are renowned researchers Abhijit Banerjee and Ben Olken, so it should be a great course. The class starts on June 2, 2020.

About the course (reproduced from the EdX page):

In this class, we will study some of the key theoretical and empirical ideas for why and how politics and institutions affect economic development. We will also look at a variety of empirical examples drawn from throughout the developing world.


11 weeks, 12-14 hours per week




Stars June 2, 2020.