Microeconomics / Edition 4

Microeconomics / Edition 4

by Stephen L. Slavin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0256171726

ISBN-13: 9780256171723

Pub. Date: 10/28/1995

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Steve Slavin's lively and comprehensive student-friendly, step-by-step approach, couple with its low price and built-in Study Guide are very attractive to adopters. Instructors and students like the author's humorous anecdotes, direct language, and easy conversational style. The text is interactive and encourages active learning.With the help of over 15 reviewers,…  See more details below

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Steve Slavin's lively and comprehensive student-friendly, step-by-step approach, couple with its low price and built-in Study Guide are very attractive to adopters. Instructors and students like the author's humorous anecdotes, direct language, and easy conversational style. The text is interactive and encourages active learning.With the help of over 15 reviewers, this new edition is not only more streamlined and up-to-date but it also introduces global perspectives to many discussions early on and throughout the text. The author discusses the impact of technology and e-business on the recent economic expansion. A new interior design reflects the contemporary flavor that this traditional text now possesses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780256171723
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
10/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
496

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Table of Contents

Introduction: What Is Economics All About, How Do We Use This Book, and Why Is This Book Different from All Other Introductory Economics Textbooks?
1A Brief Economic History of the United States3
2Resource Utilization25
3Supply and Demand49
4The Mixed Economy59
5Applications in Supply and Demand81
6Demand105
7Utility and Consumer Surplus131
8Supply143
9Cost and Profit157
10Supply in the Short Run and the Long Run179
11Perfect Competition195
12Monopoly213
13Monopolistic Competition235
14Oligopoly249
15The Four Types of Competition: A Review273
16Corporate Mergers and Antitrust285
17Demand in the Factor Market303
18Labor Unions325
19Labor Markets and Wage Rates345
20Rent, Interest, and Profit369
21Income Distribution and Poverty393
22International Trade425
23International Finance459
Glossary479
Index485

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