Essentials of Economics / Edition 7

Essentials of Economics / Edition 7

by Bradley R. Schiller
     
 

Intended as a condensed introductory economics textbook for use in one-semester undergraduate courses, the volume seeks to demonstrate the principles of economics through the presentation of ideal and extreme models, leaving out intermediate models. Covering the standard topics of micro-and macroeconomics, the volume only discusses the perspectives of classical,… See more details below

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Intended as a condensed introductory economics textbook for use in one-semester undergraduate courses, the volume seeks to demonstrate the principles of economics through the presentation of ideal and extreme models, leaving out intermediate models. Covering the standard topics of micro-and macroeconomics, the volume only discusses the perspectives of classical, Keynesian, and monetarist models. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073375809
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
03/26/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1An Overview3
Ch. 2The U.S. Economy27
Ch. 3Supply and Demand49
Ch. 4Consumer Demand77
Ch. 5Supply Decisions97
Ch. 6Competition119
Ch. 7Monopoly143
Ch. 8The Labor Market161
Ch. 9Government Intervention183
Ch. 10The Business Cycle207
Ch. 11Aggregate Supply and Demand231
Ch. 12Fiscal Policy251
Ch. 13Money and Banks269
Ch. 14Monetary Policy287
Ch. 15Economic Growth305
Ch. 16Theory and Reality325
Ch. 17International Trade349
Glossary373
Index377

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