Macroeconomics / Edition 8

Macroeconomics / Edition 8

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by N. Gregory Mankiw
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1429240024

ISBN-13: 9781429240024

Pub. Date: 06/01/2012

Publisher: Worth Publishers

Mankiw's masterful textbook earns its widespread acclaim by covering macroeconomics as accessibly and concisely as possible, in a way that emphasizes the relevance of both the field's classical roots and its current practice. While achieving the same guiding objectives as previous editions, the new Fourth Edition offers refined discussions of every topic and

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Mankiw's masterful textbook earns its widespread acclaim by covering macroeconomics as accessibly and concisely as possible, in a way that emphasizes the relevance of both the field's classical roots and its current practice. While achieving the same guiding objectives as previous editions, the new Fourth Edition offers refined discussions of every topic and incorporates important new ideas, data, and events throughout. In addition, the supplements package now includes a new Macroeconomics Companion Web site, featuring the new web-based version of David Weill's MacroBytes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429240024
Publisher:
Worth Publishers
Publication date:
06/01/2012
Edition description:
Eighth Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction
1. The Science of Macroeconomics
2. The Data of Macroeconomics
Part II: Classical Theory: The Economy in the Long Run
3. National Income: Where It Comes From and Where It Goes
4. The Monetary System: What It Is and How It Works
5. Inflation: Its Causes, Effects, and Social Costs
6. The Open Economy
7. Unemployment and the Labor Market
Part III: Growth Theory: The Economy in the Very Long Run
8. Economic Growth I: Capital Accumulation and Population Growth
9. Economic Growth II: Technology, Empirics, and Policy
Part IV: Business Cycle Theory: The Economy in the Short Run
10. Introduction to Economic Fluctuations
11. Aggregate Demand I: Building the IS-LM Model
12. Aggregate Demand II: Applying the IS-LM Model
13. The Open Economy Revisited: The Mundell-Fleming Model and the Exchange-Rate Regime
14. Aggregate Supply and the Short-run Tradeoff Between Inflation and Unemployment
Part V: Topics in Macroeconomic Theory
Thoroughly revised! 15. A Dynamic Model of Economic Fluctuations
16. Understanding Consumer Behavior
17. The Theory of Investment
Part VI: Topics in Macroeconomic Policy
18. Alternative Perspectives on Stabilization Policy
19. Government Debt and Budget Deficits
20. The Financial System: Opportunities and Dangers
Epilogue: What We Know, What We Don’t

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