Macroeconomics, Updated Edition / Edition 2

Macroeconomics, Updated Edition / Edition 2

by R. Glenn Hubbard, Anthony P. O'Brien
     
 

ISBN-10: 013609208X

ISBN-13: 9780136092087

Pub. Date: 12/29/2008

Publisher: Prentice Hall

The updated edition  offers insights into the exciting economic topics that are in the news and affecting all of us today–like the election, the housing market, the impact of the current oil situation, current challenges to airlines, debates over trade policy, and consequences of the “amazing shrinking dollar.” In-depth

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The updated edition  offers insights into the exciting economic topics that are in the news and affecting all of us today–like the election, the housing market, the impact of the current oil situation, current challenges to airlines, debates over trade policy, and consequences of the “amazing shrinking dollar.” In-depth coverage of economics with particular focus on Economic Efficiency, Government Price Setting, and Taxes, Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply Analysis.The updated edition also offers insights into the exciting economic topics that are in the news and affecting all of us today–like the election, the housing market, the impact of the current oil situation, current challenges to airlines, debates over trade policy, and consequences of the “amazing shrinking dollar.” MARKET: For anyone in business who wants to benefit from understanding the economic forces behind their work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136092087
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
12/29/2008
Series:
MyEconLab Series
Edition description:
Updated
Pages:
720
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1:  Introduction  
Ch. 1: Economics:  Foundations and Models
Appendix:  Using Graphs and Formulas
Ch. 2: Tradeoffs, Comparative Advantage, and the Market System 
Ch. 3: Where Prices Come From: The Interaction of Demand & Supply
Ch. 4: Economic Efficiency, Government Price Setting, and Taxes
Appendix: Quantitative Demand and Supply Analysis
Part 2: Firms in the Domestic & International Economies
Ch. 5: Firms, the Stock Market, and Corporate Governance
Appendix:  Tools to Analyze Firms' Financial Information 
Ch. 6: Comparative Advantage and the Gains from International Trade
Appendix:  Multinational Firms
Part 3:  Macroeconomic Foundations and Long-Run Growth
Ch. 7: GDP: Measuring Total Production and Income
Ch. 8 : Unemployment & Inflation 
Ch. 9: Economic Growth, the Financial System, and Business Cycles 
Ch. 10: Long-Run Growth: Sources & Policies
Part 4:  Short-Run Fluctuations
Ch. 11: Output & Expenditure in the Short Run
Appendix:  The Algebra of Macroeconomic 
Equilibrium  
Ch. 12: AD/AS Analysis 
Appendix:  Schools of Macro Thought
Part 5:  Monetary and Fiscal Policy
Ch. 13: Money, Banks, and the Federal Reserve System
Ch. 14: Monetary Policy 
Ch. 15: Fiscal Policy
Ch. 16: Inflation, Unemployment & Federal Reserve Policy
Part 6:  The International Economy
Ch. 17: Macroeconomics in an Open Economy
Ch. 18: The International Financial System

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