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Essential Economics: An A to Z Guide
     

Essential Economics: An A to Z Guide

by Matthew Bishop
 

For anyone who wants a better understanding of this far-from-dismal science, here is a clear and illuminating guide written by the chief business writer for The Economist. In A–Z format—think “absolute advantage” to “zero-sum game”—this useful and exceptionally well written guide provides an understanding of

Overview

For anyone who wants a better understanding of this far-from-dismal science, here is a clear and illuminating guide written by the chief business writer for The Economist. In A–Z format—think “absolute advantage” to “zero-sum game”—this useful and exceptionally well written guide provides an understanding of economics that will help anyone in business, in politics and public service, and even in their private lives make decisions that will help produce the results they are hoping to achieve.  

The Essential A–Z Guides are lively, practical resources for business and investment professionals, as well as politicians, public servants, and students. Each book contains hundreds of entries that concisely explain the subject’s concept in a handy reference that complements any business library.   The complete series includes these four titles:

Essential Economics
Essential Investment
Essential Negotiation
Essentials for Board Directors

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576603512
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/27/2009
Series:
Economist Series , #22
Edition description:
2nd Revised ed.
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Matthew Bishop is The Economist's New York bureau chief. He has been writing about economics and business for The Economist for more than fifteen years. He is also the lead author of Philanthrocapitalism: How the Rich Can Save the World.

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