Macroeconomics / Edition 6

Macroeconomics / Edition 6

by Andrew B. Abel, Ben Bernanke
     
 

ISBN-10: 032141554X

ISBN-13: 9780321415547

Pub. Date: 11/28/2006

Publisher: Pearson Books

For courses in Intermediate Macroeconomics.

A Unified Approach to Economic Theory

Demonstrating a balanced treatment of both classical and Keynesian economics, Macroecomomics presents macroeconomic theory in a big-picture way. Comprehensive coverage makes it easy for readers to analyze real macroeconomic data used by policy

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For courses in Intermediate Macroeconomics.

A Unified Approach to Economic Theory

Demonstrating a balanced treatment of both classical and Keynesian economics, Macroecomomics presents macroeconomic theory in a big-picture way. Comprehensive coverage makes it easy for readers to analyze real macroeconomic data used by policy makers and researchers. This text uses a unified approach based on a single economics model that provides readers with a clear understanding of macroeconomics and its classical and Keynesian assumptions. The Ninth Edition features new applications, boxes, and problems throughout and reflects recent events and developments in the field in light of recent crises in the United States and Europe.

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ISBN-13:
9780321415547
Publisher:
Pearson Books
Publication date:
11/28/2006
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
7.95(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION.

1. Introduction to Macroeconomics.
2. The Measurement and Structure of the National Economy.

II. LONG-RUN ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE.

3. Productivity, Output, and Employment.
4. Consumption, Saving, and Investment.
5. Saving and Investment in the Open Economy.
6. Long-Run Economic Growth.
7. The Asset Market, Money, and Prices.

III. BUSINESS CYCLES AND MACROECONOMIC POLICY.

8. Business Cycles.
9. The IS-LM/AD-AS Model: A General Framework for Macroeconomic Analysis.
10. Classical Business Cycle Analysis: Market-Clearing Macroeconomics.
11. Keynesianism: The Macroeconomics of Wage and Price Rigidity.

IV. MACROECONOMIC POLICY: ITS ENVIRONMENT AND INSTITUTIONS.

12. Unemployment and Inflation.
13. Exchange Rates, Business Cycles, and Macroeconomic Policy in the Open Economy.
14. Monetary Policy and the Federal Reserve System.
15. Government Spending and Its Financing.
APPENDIX: Some Useful Analytical Tools.

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