Foundations of Microeconomics Plus Myeconlab Plus eBook 1-Semester Student Access Kit / Edition 4

Foundations of Microeconomics Plus Myeconlab Plus eBook 1-Semester Student Access Kit / Edition 4

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by Robin Bade, Michael Parkin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321522389

ISBN-13: 9780321522382

Pub. Date: 05/20/2008

Publisher: Addison Wesley

Economics is a subject you learn by doing. Foundations of Microeconomics breaks the mold of a traditional text and becomes a practice-oriented learning system. Each chapter uses a Checklist to focus readers' attention on the most important key concepts. A discrete section introduces each of these core concepts and is immediately followed by a Checkpoint, a full

Overview

Economics is a subject you learn by doing. Foundations of Microeconomics breaks the mold of a traditional text and becomes a practice-oriented learning system. Each chapter uses a Checklist to focus readers' attention on the most important key concepts. A discrete section introduces each of these core concepts and is immediately followed by a Checkpoint, a full page of practice that applies the concept. The result is a patient, confidence-building approach that prepares readers to use economics in their lives, regardless of what their future career will be.

Introduction: Getting Started; The U.S. and Global Economies; The Economic Problem; Demand and Supply. A Closer Look at Markets: Elasticities of Demand and Supply; Efficiency and Fairness of Markets. How Governments Influence the Economy: Markets in Action; Taxes; Global Markets in Action; Externalities; Public Goods and Common Resources. A Closer Look at Decision Makers: Consumer Choice and Demand; Production and Cost. Prices, Profits, and Industry Performance: Perfect Competition; Monopoly; Monopolistic Competition; Oligopoly. Incomes, Uncertainty, and Inequality: Demand and Supply in Factor Markets; Uncertainty and Information; Inequality and Poverty.

For all readers interested in microeconomics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321522382
Publisher:
Addison Wesley
Publication date:
05/20/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction
Chapter 1 Getting Started Chapter 2 The U.S. and Global Economies Chapter 3 The Economic Problem Chapter 4 Demand and Supply

Part 2 A Closer Look at Markets
Chapter 5 Elasticities of Demand and Supply Chapter 6 Efficiency and Fairness of Markets

Part 3 How Governments Influence the Economy
Chapter 7 Markets in Action Chapter 8 Taxes Chapter 9 Global Markets in Action Chapter 10 Externalities Chapter 11 Public Goods and Common Resources

Part 4 A Closer Look at Decision Makers
Chapter 12 Consumer Choice and Demand Chapter 13 Production and Cost

Part 5 Prices, Profits, and Industry Performance
Chapter 14 Perfect Competition Chapter 15 Monopoly Chapter 16 Monopolistic Competition Chapter 17 Oligopoly

Part 6 Incomes, Uncertainty, and Inequality
Chapter 18 Demand and Supply in Factor Markets Chapter 19 Uncertainty and Information Chapter 20 Inequality and Poverty

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The book is expensive, but it is very good. MicroEcon, concepts are up to date. Moreover, I love the glossy pages and beautiful pictures. Overall, excellent textbook!