Economics / Edition 17

Economics / Edition 17

by Campbell McConnell, Stanley Brue
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0073126632

ISBN-13: 9780073126630

Pub. Date: 11/03/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

McConnell and Brue’s Economics: Principles, Problems, and Policies is the leading Principles of Economics textbook because it is innovative and teaches students in a clear, unbiased way. The 17th Edition builds upon the tradition of leadership with three main goals: help the beginning student master the principles essential for understanding the

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McConnell and Brue’s Economics: Principles, Problems, and Policies is the leading Principles of Economics textbook because it is innovative and teaches students in a clear, unbiased way. The 17th Edition builds upon the tradition of leadership with three main goals: help the beginning student master the principles essential for understanding the economizing problem, specific economic issues, and the policy alternatives; help the student understand and apply the economic perspective and reason accurately and objectively about economic matters; and promote a lasting student interest in economics and the economy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073126630
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
11/03/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
808
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.37(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction to Economics and the Economy
Chapter 1: Limits, Alternatives, and Choices (+ Appendix)
Chapter 2: The Market System and the Circular Flow
Chapter 3: Demand, Supply and Market Equilibrium (+ Appendix)
Chapter 4: The U.S. Economy: Private and Public Sectors
Chapter 5: The United States in the Global Economy
Part 2: Microeconomics of Product Markets
Chapter 6: Elasticity, Consumer Surplus, and Producer Surplus
Chapter 7: Consumer Behavior (+ Appendix)
Chapter 8: The Costs of Production
Chapter 9: Pure Competition
Chapter 10: Pure Monopoly
Chapter 11: Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly (+ Appendix)
Chapter 11W: Technology, R&D, and Efficiency
Part 3: Microeconomics of Resource Markets
Chapter 12: The Demand for Resources
Chapter 13: Wage Determination (+ Appendix)
Chapter 14: Rent, Interest, and Profit
Chapter 15: Natural Resource and Energy Economics
Part 4: Microeconomics of Government
Chapter 16: Government and Market Failure
Chapter 17: Public Choice Theory and the Economics of Taxation
Part 5: Microeconomic Issues and Policies
Chapter 18: Antitrust Policy and Regulation
Chapter 19: Agriculture: Economics and Policy
Chapter 20: Income Inequality, Discrimination, and Poverty
Chapter 21: Health Care
Chapter 22: Immigration
Part 6: GDP, Growth, and Instability
Chapter 23: Introduction to Macroeconomics
Chapter 24: Measuring Domestic Output and National Income
Chapter 25: Economic Growth
Chapter 26:Business Cycles, Unemployment, and Inflation
Part 7: Macroeconomic Models and Fiscal Policy
Chapter 27: Basic Macroeconomic Relationships
Chapter 28: The Aggregate Expenditures Model
Chapter 29: Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply (+ Appendix)
Chapter 30: Fiscal Policy, Deficits, and Debt
Part 8: Money, Banking, and Monetary Policy
Chapter 31: Money and Banking
Chapter 32: Money Creation
Chapter 33: Interest Rates and Monetary Policy
Chapter 34: Financial Economics
Part 9: Extensions and Issues
Chapter 35: Extending the Analysis of Aggregate Supply
Chapter 36: Current Issues in Macro Theory and Policy
Part 10: International Economics
Chapter 37: International Trade
Chapter 38: Exchange Rates, Balance of Payments, and Trade Deficits
Chapter 38 Web Supplement: Previous International Exchange-Rate Systems
Chapter 38W: The Economics of Developing Countries

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