The Bitcoin StandardAcademy

Dr. Ammous is teaching a series of online courses on the economics of Bitcoin, as well as economics courses in the tradition of the Austrian school of economics. Courses are taught through live lectures and interactive discussion seminars, and recordings of the lectures and seminars are made available for students to donwload to study at their own time and pace.

Registering for an online course will provide you access to a live weekly 1-hour lecture, a weekly 1-hour discussion seminar, the class notes, and the full video and audio recordings of the lectures and discussion seminars. To register for a course, just buy it below and be sure to include the email address to which you will receive the lecture invitations and course files.

Lecture and seminar schedules will be updated regularly on this website, and sent out to subscribers to the mailing list. Please sign up to the mailing list below to stay updated.

ECO11: Principles of Economics I

USD $85.00

This course introduces the basic principles of economics from the perspective of the Austrian school. Based on Carl Menger's Principles of Economics, Ludwig von Mises' Human Action, and Murray Rothbard's Man, Economy, and State, this course covers the concepts of human action, scarcity, opportunity cost, time preference, capital, trade, money, and prices. You can see the full course syllabus here.


The course is taught through a lecture and a weekly discussion session. These are held once a week each, for ten weeks. Lectures are around one hour long and are held live every Monday at 11am US Eastern Time. The lecture will then be available for download in video and audio format, along with detailed class notes. Students are encouraged to post questions in the course forum, and to attend and contribute to the live discussion sessions held every Thursday at 11am US Eastern Time. Recordings of the discussion sessions will also be available in video and audio format for download. After the course ends, students wil continue to have access to the course page which contains all the video and audio recordings as well as class notes.


This will be the first in a series of courses that cover the principles of economics from the perspective of the Austrian School. Sign up to the newsletter to stay informed of when all of these courses will be offered.

Classes begin on Monday October 21, 2019, and continue for ten weeks, until the week of December 23.

Bulk discount rates:
15% on 2-24 orders
20% on 25-50 orders
30% on 50+ orders

ECO21: The Bitcoin Standard

USD $100.00

In this course, Dr. Ammous teaches the material of his book The Bitcoin Standard, along with the most important background reading that influenced the book, particularly from Austrian school economics. A 1-hour lecture is delivered online once a week, for 10 weeks.

The course has now concluded and can be purchased in full. Course material includes around 12 hours of audio and video lectures, and 30 pages of class notes summarizing the lectures.

Bulk discounts:
15% on 2-24 orders
20% on 25-50 orders
30% on 50+ orders

 

ECO31: Hard questions on hard money

USD $100.00

This course covers the seven research papers written by Dr. Ammous since the publication of The Bitcoin Standard. Students who register will be provided with digital copies of the seven paper for this course in pdf, epub, and mobi formats.

The material of these papers applies the framework and concepts introduced in The Bitcoin Standard to analyze broader and more complex economic questions. Students will be expected to have read The Bitcoin Standard as a pre-requisite for taking this course.

The course has now concluded and can be purchased in full. Course material includes the seven research papers, more than 10 hours of audio and video lectures, and 30 pages of class notes summarizing the lectures.

Bulk discount rates:
15% on 2-24 orders
20% on 25-50 orders
30% on 50+ orders

 

Package of all 3 courses and 7 papers

USD $250.00

This package includes:

All seven research papers listed on the Research page. Each paper is in pdf, epub, and mobi formats.

Full access and material for the online course: ECO21: The Bitcoin Standard.

Full access and material for the online course: ECO11: Principles of Economics I

Full access and material for the online course: ECO31: Hard questions on hard money