Economics / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $3.20
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 98%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (8) from $3.20   
  • New (1) from $87.58   
  • Used (7) from $3.20   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$87.58
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(203)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New

Ships from: Chicago, IL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Overview

Krugman/Wells takes a story-driven approach that focuses on real-world economics at work. The book offers the hallmark clarity and engaging writing style that distinguish Paul Krugman's work, from his best-selling international economics text to his New York Times best-sellers.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781572591509
  • Publisher: Worth Publishers
  • Publication date: 12/28/2005
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 1200
  • Product dimensions: 8.71 (w) x 10.99 (h) x 1.46 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
PART 1 WHAT IS ECONOMICS?
Introduction The Ordinary Business of Life
1 First Principles
2. Economic Models: Trade-offs and Trade
Appendix Graphs in Economics

PART 2 SUPPLY AND DEMAND
3. Supply and Demand
4. The Market Strikes Back
5. Elasticity

PART 3 INDIVIDUALS AND MARKETS
6. Consumer and Producer Surplus
7. Making Decisions

PART 4 THE PRODUCER
8. Behind the Supply Curve: Inputs and Costs
9. Perfect Competition and the Supply Curve

PART 5 THE CONSUMER
10. The Rational Consumer
11. Consumer Preferences and Consumer Choice

PART 6 MARKETS AND EFFICIENCY
12. Factor Markets and the Distribution of Income
Appendix: Indifference Curve Analysis of Labor Supply
13. Efficiency and Equity

PART 7 MARKET STRUCTURE: BEYOND PERFECT COMPETITION
14. Monopoly
15. Oligopoly
16. Monopolistic Competition and Product Differentiation

PART 8 EXTENDING MARKET BOUNDARIES
17. International Trade
18. Uncertainty, Risk, and Private Information

PART 9 MICROECONOMICS AND PUBLIC POLICY
19. Externalities
20. Public Goods and Common Resources
21. Taxes, Social Insurance, and Income Distribution

PART 10 NEW DIRECTIONS FOR MARKETS
22. Technology, Information Goods, and Network Externalities

PART 11 INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS
23. Macroeconomics: The Big Picture
24. Tracking the Macroeconomy

PART 12 THE ECONOMY IN THE LONG RUN
25. Long-Run Economic Growth
26. Savings, Investment Spending, and the Financial System

PART 13 SHORT-RUN ECONOMIC FLUCTUATIONS
27. Aggregate Supply and Aggregate Demand
28. Income and Expenditure
Appendix Deriving the Multiplier Algebraically
29 Fiscal Policy
Appendix Taxes and the Multiplier
30. Money, Banking, and the Federal Reserve System
31. Monetary Policy

PART 14 THE SUPPLY SIDE AND THE MEDIUM RUN
32. Labor Markets, Unemployment, and Inflation
33. Inflation, Disinflation, and Deflation

PART 15 EVENTS AND IDEAS
34. The Making of Modern Macroeconomics

PART 16 THE OPEN ECONOMY
35. Open-Economy Macroeconomics
Supplemental : Currencies and Crises
Available on the Web, at www.worthpublishers.com/krugmanwells, and in booklet form.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)