Microeconomics / Edition 18

Microeconomics / Edition 18

by Campbell R. McConnell, Campbell McConnell, Stanley L. Brue, Sean Masaki Flynn
     
 

McConnell-Brue's Principles of Microeconomics,15e is the best-selling textbook and has been teaching students in a clear,unbiased way for 40 years. The 14th edition grew market share because of its clear and careful treatment of principles of microeconomics concepts,its balanced coverage,and its patient explanations. More students have learned their principles of… See more details below

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McConnell-Brue's Principles of Microeconomics,15e is the best-selling textbook and has been teaching students in a clear,unbiased way for 40 years. The 14th edition grew market share because of its clear and careful treatment of principles of microeconomics concepts,its balanced coverage,and its patient explanations. More students have learned their principles of Microeconomics from McConnell-Brue than any other text—12 million of them. The 15th edition is a substantial revision that delivers a tighter,modern,Internet-savvy book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073365954
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.
Publication date:
10/22/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
560
Sales rank:
512,625
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Contributors
1The Nature and Method of Economics1
2The Economizing Problem21
3Understanding Individual Markets: Demand and Supply39
4Pure Capitalism and the Market System58
5The Mixed Economy: Private and Public Sectors74
6The United States in the Global Economy96
7Demand and Supply: Elasticities and Applications119
8Consumer Behavior and Utility Maximization138
9The Costs of Production156
10Price and Output Determination: Pure Competition177
11Price and Output Determination: Pure Monopoly204
12Price and Output Determination: Monopolistic Competition226
13Price and Output Determination: Oligopoly240
14Production and the Demand for Resources261
15The Pricing and Employment of Resources: Wage Determination278
16The Pricing and Employment of Resources: Rent, Interest, and Profits299
17Government and Market Failure: Public Goods, the Environment, and Information Problems315
18Public Choice Theory and Taxation338
19Antitrust, Regulation, and Industrial Policy359
20Agriculture: Economics and Policy380
21Income Inequality and Poverty398
22The Economics of Health Care418
23Labor Market Issues: Unionism, Discrimination, and Immigration436
24International Trade457
25Exchange Rates, the Balance of Payments, and Trade Deficits481
26Russia: An Economy in Transition508
Answers to Key QuestionsA-1
GlossaryG-1
IndexI-1

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