Getting to understand the subprime crisis of 2008


The course covers the background and context of the subprime crisis, the development and spread of the crisis, the impact on financial institutions, the global impact, consequences and responses to the crisis, long-term effects and lessons learned, debates and controversies surrounding the crisis, and recovery and aftermath.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of the subprime crisis of 2008, including its causes, impact on global financial markets, and the long-term effects on the economy and financial institutions.

Course program

Background and Context of the Subprime Crisis
Development and Spread of the Crisis
Financial Institutions and the Crisis
Global Impact of the Crisis
Consequences and Responses to the Crisis
Long-Term Effects and Lessons Learned
Debates and Controversies Surrounding the Crisis
Recovery and Aftermath