Online Courses


Welcome to our online course recommendations page!

In addition, we also have recommendations for great online courses via platforms like Coursera, EdX, and MITx.

If you've taken any of these (or other) online courses through the above platforms, or if you've tried out other platforms, let us know what you liked and what you didn't like by emailing Chrispine at crl2 (at) williams (dot) edu. Your feedback is really valuable to us for knowing what to recommend.

Our Go-to Websites for Online Courses

IDEAS has brought together a calendar with all the virtual seminars related to development that it can find.

Check it out here!

Our Latest Recommendations

Prof. Godlonton recommends: Health Data Mapping Online Course

Health Data Mapping New Online Course on The DHS Program Learning Hub The DHS Program is looking for potential participants to apply and take part in the DHS Health Data Mapping Online Course that will run from April 12 to July 03, 2021.  For more information on this course and how to apply, please visit…

Announcement: IDEAS Calendar of Virtual Webinars in Development

IDEAS is hosting a calendar of all the webinars they can find related to development. Check back often if you have some time and want to learn something new!

Recorded Webinar: The Economic Implications of Covid-19 with Raghuram Rajan

Princeton’s Bendheim Center for Finance hosted Raghuram Rajan on Friday, July 24st for a discussion of the economic implications of Covid-19. Princeton’s BCF is running webinars on the evolving Covid crisis, and putting up its archives online, so check out their website to register for upcoming webinars.

Online Learning: Political Economy and Economic Development from EdX

This MIT online course in political economy and development taught by field superstars Abhijit Banerjee and Ben Olken starts on June 2, so hurry and check it out!