Easy Economics: A Visual Guide for What You Need to Know

Easy Economics: A Visual Guide for What You Need to Know

by Leonard Wolfe, Lee Smith, Stephen Buckles
     
 

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An Entertaining Visual Guide to the Basics of the Dismal Science

Let's face it. Economics can be a really big bore, but we need a decent understanding of it to survive in this age of economic uncertainty.

Unlike other economics book you may have seen, Easy Economics isn't packed with reams of text or stacks of numbers. It is filled with

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An Entertaining Visual Guide to the Basics of the Dismal Science

Let's face it. Economics can be a really big bore, but we need a decent understanding of it to survive in this age of economic uncertainty.

Unlike other economics book you may have seen, Easy Economics isn't packed with reams of text or stacks of numbers. It is filled with informative illustrations and easy-to-understand content that makes exploring the subject enjoyable.

Easy Economics brings you quickly up to speed on those things you need and ought to know and does so through a collection of frequently asked questions and answers.

Among the many questions it answers are

  • What causes a recession?
  • How do we end one?
  • How long can a bust last?
  • What caused the financial crisis of 2007–2009?
  • What is fiscal policy?
  • What is the difference between debt and deficit?
  • Is globalization good or bad?
  • How does trade affect inflation?

Entertaining and informative, this book answers many of the most frequently asked questions on the subject of economics—plus plenty more that you never knew to ask.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118118061
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/22/2011
Pages:
252
Sales rank:
713,642
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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