PoznaƄ, Poland

Economics of the Free Society: Money and Banking in the United States

online course
when 11 July 2021 - 25 July 2021
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 1 EC
fee EUR 199

The course is just one of 4 courses, that will be held during International Summer School in the Foundations of Democracy: American Law, Politics & Economy 2021.

On Sunday, July of 25th, we will host an international student conference on American Law, Philosophy, Politics & Economy. Your participation in it is voluntary, but there is a discount for all Summer School participants. Check out the conference Facebook event to learn more about it!

Course leader

Instructor: Dr. Karl-Friedrich Israel (Institute of Economic Policy, Leipzig University)

Target group

We welcome applications from both undergraduate and graduate students as well as alumni of all disciplines.

Even though we expect most of the applications to come from students of law, political science, philosophy, economics, international relations, and sociology, we will welcome your application regardless of your specific educational background as long as you demonstrate the willingnes to actively engage in each seminar and discussion.

Course aim

We aim to equip the participants with knowledge about the fundamentals of U.S. law, its political and economic system, as well as its position in the international arena. We also host a wide array of cultural networking events!
Video from the 2019 edition: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amaF6t_QikI

Credits info

1 EC
The entire summer school (4 courses) translates to approximately 70 contact hours (1 contact hour is 45 minutes). We provide transcripts for participants who express the wish to be given one.

Fee info

EUR 199: Early-bird fee: 199 euros (if you apply before April 1, 2021)
EUR 349: Regular fee: 349 euros (if you apply before April 1, 2021)


We can provide selected participants with OVER 30 FULL or PARTIAL CFAS Scholarships (in the form of summer school fee refunds given during the Summer School).