Introductory Economics with Justice

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Can viewing economics as a human study – through the prism of justice, fairness and natural law – help us better understand our world?

Economics with Justice seeks to show that freedom and prosperity are possible for people everywhere, providing we follow economic laws and aim for a fair outcome from economic arrangements.

Enrol today for our stimulating and thought-provoking online course of ten weekly sessions, starting Monday 21st September.

Free course – our students’ gift to you

Thanks to the generous support of previous students on this course, we are able to offer this introductory course completely free of charge (our other online courses currently cost £50). It’s an inspiring gesture of support for the pressure and strains people face at this uniquely challenging time.

    • A range of sessions on different days and times – choose the one that suits you
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    • Classes will be offered remotely via Zoom
    • Over ten weekly sessions you’ll take a fresh approach to many of the major issues of our time
    • Each session is one hour long
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1. Economics with Justice

We start by exploring the scope of economics, the nature of justice and how justice operates in the economic realm.

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2. The Nature of society

We look at the structure of human society centred on the family and the ways the family interacts with the community

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3. Not Stealing

We examine the nature of wealth and capital, how they are produced and how they are distributed

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4. Mother Earth

We explore our dependence on the natural world and the importance of our relationship with it for our prosperity and well-being

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5. The Importance of Work

We look at the business of making a living and how important work is for our welfare

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6. Credit and Money

We explore what credit and money are with examples to show how credit can work to enhance our freedom and prosperity.

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7. Do as you would be done by

This session is about exchange, trade and how the market works. We also explore the limits of the market

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8. Responsible and irresponsible banking

We look at banks, their role, what happens when things go wrong and how banks can work effectively for the good of the economy

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9. Public services and the role of Government

We look at the role of Government and how public services are paid for

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10. Just public revenue

The final session pieces together the different aspects of economics with justice with examples of good practice

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