Loose-leaf Version for Macroeconomics / Edition 3

Loose-leaf Version for Macroeconomics / Edition 3

by Paul Krugman, Robin Wells
     
 

ISBN-10: 1464104050

ISBN-13: 9781464104053

Pub. Date: 05/29/2012

Publisher: Worth Publishers

When it comes drawing on enduring economic principles to explain current economic realities, there is no one readers trust more than Paul Krugman. With his bestselling introductory textbook (now in a new edition) the Nobel laureate and New York Times columnist is proving to be equally effective in the classroom, with more and more instructors in all types of

Overview

When it comes drawing on enduring economic principles to explain current economic realities, there is no one readers trust more than Paul Krugman. With his bestselling introductory textbook (now in a new edition) the Nobel laureate and New York Times columnist is proving to be equally effective in the classroom, with more and more instructors in all types of schools using Krugman’s signature storytelling style to help them introduce the fundamental principles of economics to all kinds of students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781464104053
Publisher:
Worth Publishers
Publication date:
05/29/2012
Series:
Budget Bks.
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
600
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1 What Is Economics?
Intro The Ordinary Business of Life
1 First Principles
2 Economic Models: Trade-offs and Trade
2 Appendix Graphs in Economics

PART 2 Supply and Demand
3
Supply and Demand
4 Price Controls and Quotas: Meddling with Markets
5 International Trade
5 Appendix Consumer and Producer Surplus

PART 3 Introduction to Macroeconomics
6
Macroeconomics: The Big Picture
7 GDP and CPI: Tracking the Macroeconomy
8 Unemployment and Inflation

PART 4 Long-Run Economic Growth
9
Long-Run Economic Growth
10 Savings, Investment Spending, and the Financial System
Appendix Toward A Fuller Understanding of Present Value

PART 5 Short-Run Economic Fluctuations
11
Income and Expenditure
Appendix Deriving the Multiplier Algebraically
12 Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply

PART 6 Stabilization Policy
13
Fiscal Policy
Appendix Taxes and the Multiplier
14 Money, Banking, and the Federal Reserve System
15 Monetary Policy
Appendix Reconciling the Two Models of the Interest Rate
16 Inflation, Disinflation, and Deflation
17 Crises and Consequences

PART 7 Events and Ideas
18
Events and Ideas

PART 8 The Open Economy
19
Open-Economy Macroeconomics

Macroeconomic Data Tables

Solutions to "Check Your Understanding" Questions Glossary Index

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