Economics Today / Edition 16

Economics Today / Edition 16

by Roger LeRoy Miller
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0132554615

ISBN-13: 9780132554619

Pub. Date: 01/24/2011

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Miller’s Economics Today remains committed to providing readers with discussion and coverage of the most current issues and events. Given the immense changes in our economy, this sixteenth edition of Economics Today addresses what has occurred and discusses the importance of today’s major economic issues.

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Miller’s Economics Today remains committed to providing readers with discussion and coverage of the most current issues and events. Given the immense changes in our economy, this sixteenth edition of Economics Today addresses what has occurred and discusses the importance of today’s major economic issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132554619
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/24/2011
Edition description:
16
Pages:
840
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Miller, Economics Today 16e

Brief Table of Contents

PART I Introduction

1 The Nature of Economics

2 Scarcity and the World of Trade-Offs

3 Demand and Supply

4 Extensions of Demand and Supply Analysis

5 Public Spending and Public Choice

6 Funding the Public Sector

PART 2 Introduction to Macroeconomics and Economic Growth

7 The Macroeconomy: Unemployment, Inflation and Deflation

8 Measuring the Economy’s Performance

9 Global Economic Growth and Development

PART 3 Real GDP Determination and Fiscal Policy

10 Real GDP and the Price Level in the Long Run

11 Classical and Keynesian Macro Analyses

12 Consumption, Real GDP, and the Multiplier

13 Fiscal Policy

14 Deficit Spending and the Public Debt

PART 4 Money, Stabilization, and Growth

15 Money, Banking, and Central Banking

16 Domestic and International Dimensions of Monetary Policy

17 Stabilization in an Integrated World Economy

18 Policies and Prospects for Global Economic Growth

PART 5 Dimensions of Microeconomics

19 Demand and Supply Elasticity

20 Consumer Choice

21 Rents, Profits, and the Financial Environment of Business

PART 6 Market Structure, Resource Allocation, and Regulation

22 The Firm: Cost and Output Determination

23 Perfect Competition

24 Monopoly

25 Monopolistic Competition

26 Oligopoly and Strategic Behavior

27 Regulation and Antitrust Policy in a Globalized Economy

PART 7 Labor Resources and the Environment

28 The Labor Market: Demand, Supply, and Outsourcing

29 Unions and Labor Market Monopoly Power

30 Income, Poverty, and Health Care

31 Environmental Economics

PART 8 Global Economics

32 Comparative Advantage and the Open Economy

33 Exchange Rates and the Balance of Payments

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