Economics + Economy 2009 Update / Edition 7

Economics + Economy 2009 Update / Edition 7

by David Colander
     
 

ISBN-10: 0077354249

ISBN-13: 9780077354244

Pub. Date: 07/13/2009

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Written in an informal colloquial style, this student-friendly Principles of Economics textbook does not sacrifice intellectual depth in its quest for accessibility. The author’s primary concern is to instill “economic sensibility” in the student. Colander emphasizes the intellectual and historical context to which the economic models are applied.

Overview

Written in an informal colloquial style, this student-friendly Principles of Economics textbook does not sacrifice intellectual depth in its quest for accessibility. The author’s primary concern is to instill “economic sensibility” in the student. Colander emphasizes the intellectual and historical context to which the economic models are applied. The seventh edition has been significantly revised to make it simpler, shorter, more organized and more applicable to the real world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780077354244
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/13/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

I: Introduction: Thinking Like An Economist

Chapter 1: Economics and Economic Reasoning

Chapter 2: The Production Possibility Model, Trade, and Globalization.

Chapter 3: Economic institutions

Chapter 4: Supply and Demand

Chapter 5: Using Supply and Demand
II: Microeconomics
I: Microeconomics: The Basics

Chapter 6: Describing Supply and Demand: Elasticities

Chapter 7: Taxation and Government Intervention
II: Foundations of Supply and Demand

Chapter 8: The Logic of Individual Choice: The Foundation of Supply and Demand

Chapter 9: Production and Cost Analysis I

Chapter 10: Production and Cost Analysis II
III: Market Structure

Chapter 11: Perfect Competition

Chapter 12: Monopoly

Chapter 13: Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly IV: Real World Competition

Chapter 14: Game Theory, Strategic Decisions Marking,and Behavioral Economics

Chapter 15: Real-World Competition and Technology

Chapter 16: Antitrust Policy and Regulation
V: Factor Markets

Chapter 17: Work and the Labor Market

Chapter 17w:Non wage and Asset Income: Rents, Profits, and Interest

Chapter 18: Who Gets What? The Distribution of Income
V: Applying Economic Reasoning to Policy

Chapter 19: Government Policy and Market Failures

Chapter 19w: Politics and Economics: The Case of Agriculture Markets

Chapter 20: Microeconomic Policy, Economic Reasoning, and Beyond

Chapter 21: International Trade Policy, Comparative Advantage, and Outsourcing
III: Macroeconomics
I: Macroeconomic Problems

Chapter 23: Economic Growth, Business Cycles, Unemployment, and Inflation

Chapter 24: National Income Accounting
II: The Macroeconomic Framework

Chapter 25: Growth, Productivity, and the Wealth of Nations

Chapter 26: Aggregate Demand, Aggregate Supply, and Modern Macroeconomics

Chapter 27: The Multiplier Model
III: Money, Inflation, and Monetary Policy

Chapter 28: Money, Banking, and the Financial Sector

Chapter 29: Monetary Policy and the Debate about Macro Policy

Chapter 30: Inflation and Its Relationship to Unemployment and Growth
IV: Macro Policy in Perspective

Chapter 31: Aggregate Demand Policy in Perspective

Chapter 32: Politics, Deficits,and Debt

Chapter 33: Macro Policies in Developing Countries
V: International Policy Issues

Chapter 34: International Financial Policy

Chapter 35: Macro Policy in a Global Setting

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