Macroeconomics / Edition 13

Macroeconomics / Edition 13

by Richard G. Lipsey, Ragan Christopher T. S., Paul A. Storer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0321369246

ISBN-13: 9780321369246

Pub. Date: 07/28/2008

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

The goal of this book has always been to provide readers with a solid introduction to the economic issues facing the world today, using the methods economists use to study those issues, and the policy problems that those issues create. This revision includes updated information on such key issues as health care, distribution of income, unemployment, labor, and

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The goal of this book has always been to provide readers with a solid introduction to the economic issues facing the world today, using the methods economists use to study those issues, and the policy problems that those issues create. This revision includes updated information on such key issues as health care, distribution of income, unemployment, labor, and monetary policy. The authors have also greatly increased the focus on the international economy and economic growth.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321369246
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
07/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
672

Table of Contents

I. THE NATURE OF ECONOMICS.

1. The Economic Problem.
2. Economics as a Social Science.
3. The Anatomy of a Market Economy.
4. Demand, Supply, and Price.
5. Elasticity.

VII. AN INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS.

21. What Macroeconomics Is All About.
22. The Measurement of National Income.

VIII. NATIONAL INCOME AND FISCAL POLICY.

23. National Income Determination- Part 1.
24. National Income Determination- Part 2.
25. Output and Prices in the Short Run.
26. Output and Prices in the Long Run.

IX. MONEY, BANKING, AND MONETARY POLICY.

27. The Nature of Money and Monetary Institutions.
28. Money, Output, and Prices.
29. Monetary Policy.

X. MACROECONOMIC PROBLEMS AND POLICIES.

30. Inflation.
31. Unemployment.
32. Government Debt and Deficits.
33. Economic Growth.
34. Growth in the Developing Countries.

XII. INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS.

35. The Gains from International Trade.
36. Trade Policy.
37. Exchange Rates and the Balance of Payments.
38 Macroeconomic Policy in an Open Economy.

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