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Overview

With over 20 years experience teaching the economics principles course, Bob Sexton's dedication and enthusiasm shines through in Exploring Economics, Second Edition. This text offers students lively, back-to-the-basics approach designed to take the intimidation out of economics. With its short, self-contained learning units and its carefully chosen pedagogy, graphs, and photos, this text will help students' master and retain the principles of economics.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780030338922
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 11/15/2001
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 656

Meet the Author

A distinguished professor of economics at Pepperdine University's Seaver College, Robert Sexton is a graduate of California Lutheran College and received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Colorado. Dr. Sexton writes frequently for economic and business journals and is the author of nine books on economics, including his newly released EXPLORING ECONOMICS and Survey of ECON published by South-Western/Cengage Learning. His research spans American economic history, economic policy analysis, statutes and enforcement costs, public choice, regional economics, migration, and economic education. Professor Sexton has been a visiting professor at UCLA and was Pepperdine's 1991 Professor of the Year. His professional achievements have been recognized with the Howard A. White Memorial Teaching Award, the Luckman Distinguished Teaching Fellowship, and multiple Merit Acceleration Awards for excellence in teaching and research.

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Table of Contents

PART 1: INTRODUCTION 1. THE ROLE AND METHOD OF ECONOMICS 2. SIX POWERFUL IDEAS FOR THE ECONOMIC WAY OF THINKING 3. SCARCITY AND THE ECONOMIZING PROBLEM PART 2: SUPPLY AND DEMAND 4. SUPPLY AND DEMAND 5. ELASTICITIES 6. CONSUMER CHOICE AND WELFARE PART 3: THE ECONOMICS OF THE PUBLIC SECTOR 7. THE PUBLIC SECTOR PART 4: FIRM BEHAVIOR AND MARKET STRUCTURE 8. PRODUCTION AND COSTS 9. PERFECT COMPETITION 10. MONOPOLY 11. MONOPOLISTIC COMPETITION 12. OLIGOPOLY 13. BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS AND FINANCIAL MARKETS PART 5: THE ECONOMCS OF INPUT MARKETS AND THE ENVIRONMENT 14. SUPPLY AND DEMAND IN INPUT MARKETS 15. INCOME DISTRIBUTION, POVERTY AND HEALTH CARE 16. THE ENVIRONMENT PART 6: INTRODUCTORY TO THE MACROECONOMY AND ECONOMIC GROWTH 17. INTRODUCTION TO THE MACROECONOMY 18. MEASURING ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE 19. ECONOMIC GROWTH IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMY PART 7: AGGREGATE DEMAND AND AGGREGATE SUPPLY 20. AGGREGATE DEMAND 21. AGGREGATE SUPPLY AND MACROECONOMIC EQUILIBRIUM PART 8: FISCAL POLICY 22. FISCAL POLICY PART 9: MONEY, BANKING AND MONETARY POLICY 23. MONEY AND THE BANKING SYSTEM 24. THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM AND MONETARY POLICY PART 10: INFLATION, UNEMPLOYMENT AND ECONOMIC POLICY 25. ISSUES IN MACROECONOMIC THEORY AND POLICY PART 11: THE GLOBAL ECONOMY 26. INTERNATIONAL TRADE 27. INTERNATIONAL FINANCE

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