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Open Educational Resources (OER/ZTC)

This guide provides information about OER and a basic primer about copyright and fair use for instruction

Economics

Macroeconomics

Principles of Macroeconomics

  • By OpenStax. Print and online formats. Testbank questions available with OpenStax account.

Principles of Macroeconomics

  • By Saylor. HTML, PDF, Word format options.

Macroeconomics: Theory Through Applications

  • By Saylor. Faculty reviewed.

Macroeconomics: Theory, Markets, and Policy

  • PDF format.

Macroeconomics: Fundamentals of Economics I

  • HTML format. Tests and quizzes with registration.

Macroeconomics

  • By Lumen Learning.

 

Microeconomics

 

Principles of Microeconomics

  • By OpenStax. Print and online formats. Testbank questions available with OpenStax account.

Microeconomics: Theory Through Applications

  • Online and print formats available. University affiliated and reviews available.

Principles of Microeconomics

  • Online formats. Some assessment available through Lryyx.

Microeconomics: Markets, Methods, and Models

  • PDF only, has issues opening with Firefox, use IE or Chrome

Microeconomics

  • By Lumen Learning.

Micro and Macro Resource

  • Sponsored by ASCCC-OERI, available in Canvas Commons

Economics: OER Supplemental Resources

Macroeconomics

Open Yale: Lecture videos on range of economic topics created by Yale instructors

Khan Academy: Microeconomics instructional videos

MIT OpenCourseWare: Open course content, some audio and video files included

Economic Policy Simulator: Online activity by IE Publishing, requires Flash

Macroeconomics simulation game: From Econland, free limited use

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Free webinars

 

Microeconomics

ECON101 Principles of Microeconomics: Open course by Saylor, guests cannot view exams

Khan Academy: Microeconomics instructional videos

Principles of Microeconomics: Course with video lectures by MRUniversity, free but not Open

General Equilibrium Simulation for Microeconomics: Java applet

Beat the Market Online: Microeconomics simulation by Gold Simulations, free but not Open