Economics - CFA Level 1 - 2014

Learn everything you need to know about in order to pass the Economics section of the CFA Level 1 exam.
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  • Lectures 24
  • Length 4 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Covering the economics course with us, we will bring you through all each of the areas of economics required for the CFA Level 1 exam. The course covers Micro and Macroeconomics, and Global Economics.

How do you learn?

The 24 video lectures cover all the material of the economics syllabus and are delivered on a topic by topic basis. There are over 80 MCQs testing your knowledge at you work through all the material.

Who is this course for?

Anyone who is studying for the CFA Level 1 exams, or if you are interested in having a good understanding of economics.

What is covered?

The course covers a vast range of topics including;

  • Supply and Demand
  • Government Intervention
  • Market Structure
  • GDP
  • Inflation
  • Foreign Exchange
  • and many more

What are the requirements?

  • People will need to be familiar with the CFA requirements
  • There are no other requirements

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Answer CFA Level 1 Exam multiple choice questions
  • Discuss the difference between Monetary and Fiscal Policy
  • Explain the effects of government intervention on economics
  • Distinguish between difference market structures

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone studying for the CFA Level 1 exam
  • People who are studying for the 2014 exam
  • Someone looking for a clear explanation of all the aspects of economics
  • People looking to practice some MCQs before their exam.

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Section 1: Microeconomic Analysis
Introduction to Supply and Demand
Supply and Demand - Quiz
6 questions
Equilibrium and Surplus
Equilibrium and Surplus - Quiz
4 questions
Elasticity of Demand and Supply
Elasticity - Quiz
4 questions
Government Intervention
Government Intervention and Auctions - Quiz
5 questions
Consumer Demand
Microeconomics Quiz 5
6 questions
The Firm: Profit and Economies of Scale
The Firm: Types of Profit, Revenue and Cost.
Microeconomics Quiz 6
9 questions
Market Structures: Types of Competition
Market Structures: Supply Function and Long-Run Equilibrium.
Microeconomics Quiz 7
7 questions
Section 2: Macroeconomic Analysis
GDP and Incomes
ISLM Model
GDP, Incomes and ISLM - Quiz
6 questions
Equilibrium and Economic Growth
Equilibrium and Economic Growth - Quiz
8 questions
Business Cycle and Unemployment
Inflation and Indicators
Business Cycle and Inflation - Quiz
8 questions
Money and Central Banks
Money: Supply and Demand, Inflation and National Debt
Money and Central Banks - Quiz
7 questions
Fiscal and Monetary Policy: Implementation, Effect and Limitations
Fiscal and Monetary Policy: Tools
Fiscal and Monetary Policy - Quiz
9 questions
Section 3: Economics in a Global Context
International Trade: Models, Restrictions and Blocs
International Trade: Balance of Payments
International Trade - Quiz
7 questions
Currency Exchange Rates: Nominal vs Real, Spot vs Forward
Currency Exchange Rates: Quotations, Parity, Discounts and Premiums
Currency Exchange Rates: Regimes, Elasticities and Absorption
Currency Exchange Rates - Quiz
8 questions

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Learn Signal, Offering CFA Lectures

Learn Signal is focused on offering the best quality in professional learning.

Having come from a background in traditional classroom based education, we have moved online to deliver a quality of education. At Learn Signal we have lecturers who have taught in both CFA and ACCA, some with over 30 years experience who have help students achieve first in the ACCA.

Starting with the CFA qualification we are building a vast library of video and MCQs to help student pass their exams.

Using professionally qualified lectures we produce topic by topic lectures, we currently have courses on Economics, Quantitative Analysis, Fixed Income, Derivatives, Portfolio Management and Alternative Investments, and will be adding more and more each week.

Section by section as we complete the courses we will be uploading them to the our site and to Udemy.

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