Economics: Principles and Applications, 2006 Update (with InfoTrac) / Edition 3

Economics: Principles and Applications, 2006 Update (with InfoTrac) / Edition 3

by Robert E. Hall, Marc Lieberman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0324335814

ISBN-13: 9780324335811

Pub. Date: 11/01/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Because issues of policy and real applications are so important to your course, Hall and Lieberman have made their comprehensive, cutting edge text as current as today's headlines. ECONOMICS: PRINCIPLES AND APPLICATIONS, 3e, 2006 Update gives students a real-world, up-to-the-minute overview that presents economics as a unified discipline. Taking a no-nonsense…  See more details below

Overview


Because issues of policy and real applications are so important to your course, Hall and Lieberman have made their comprehensive, cutting edge text as current as today's headlines. ECONOMICS: PRINCIPLES AND APPLICATIONS, 3e, 2006 Update gives students a real-world, up-to-the-minute overview that presents economics as a unified discipline. Taking a no-nonsense approach to economic theory and application, the Update is very accessible, equipping readers with a solid foundation in economics that they can build upon wherever their career paths may lead. The Update's modern approach to theory is captivating and appeals to a broad range of teaching styles and philosophies. This proven author team focuses on core theoretical ideas and presents a systematic application of theoretical tools to real-world domestic and global issues, teaching students how to use analytical processes to develop and sharpen their own economic analysis skills. In addition, the book's innovative Aplia homework management solution provides the most integrated text and homework management system available.

Read More

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780324335811
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
11/01/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1032
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.40(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents


PART I. PRELIMINARIES. 1. What Is Economics? 2. Scarcity, Choice, and Economic Systems. 3. Supply and Demand. 4. Working with Supply and Demand. PART II. MICROECONOMIC DECISION MAKERS. 5. Consumer Choice. 6. Production and Cost. 7. How Firms Make Decisions: Profit Maximization. PART III. PRODUCT MARKETS. 8. Perfect Competition. 9. Monopoly. 10. Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly. PART IV. LABOR, CAPITAL, AND FINANCIAL MARKETS. 11. The Labor Market. 12. Economic Inequality. 13. Capital and Financial Markets. PART V. EFFICIENCY, GOVERNMENT, AND THE GLOBAL ECONOMY. 14. Economic Efficiency and the Role of Government. 15. Comparative Advantage and the Gains from International Trade. USING ALL THE THEORY: The Microeconomics Of Domestic Security. PART VI. MACROECONOMICS: BASIC CONCEPTS. 16. What Macroeconomics Tries to Explain. 17. Production, Income, and Employment. 18. The Monetary System, Prices, and Inflation. PART VII. LONG-RUN MACROECONOMICS. 19. The Classical Long-Run Model. 20. Economic Growth and Rising Living Standards. PART VIII. SHORT-RUN MACROECONOMICS. 21. Economic Fluctuations. 22. The Short-Run Macro Model. PART IX. MONEY, PRICES, AND THE MACROECONOMY. 23. The Banking System and the Money Supply. 24. The Money Market and the Interest Rate. 25. Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply. PART X. MACROECONOMIC POLICY. 26. Inflation and Monetary Policy. 27. Fiscal Policy: Taxes, Spending, and the Federal Budget. 28. Exchange Rates and Macroeconomic Policy. USING ALL THE THEORY: The Stock Market And The Macroeconomy.

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >