The IMF's well written Finance & Development magazine has recently published two helpful online compilations of articles that may be useful to students and those interested in economic issues. They are rich collections of material that are totally free!!
1. Back to Basics -- explaining some fundamental concepts in Economics and Finance
2. People in Economics -- a collection of profiles of leading economists and policymakers, including 10 Nobel Prize winners.
- and get free a neat new ipad app for IMF news and data–it lets you chart and view global economic indicators and forecasts