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The Global Economy and Its Economic Systems
     

The Global Economy and Its Economic Systems

by Paul R. Gregory, Robert C. Stuart
 

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ISBN-10: 1285055357

ISBN-13: 9781285055350

Pub. Date: 02/28/2013

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Since the first edition of this book in 1975 (previously titled Comparing Economic Systems in the Twenty-First Century), this market-leading title has examined different economies in theory and practice. This edition represents a complete revision and a significant expansion of the previous (2004) edition. The authors have completely rewritten and reorganized the

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Since the first edition of this book in 1975 (previously titled Comparing Economic Systems in the Twenty-First Century), this market-leading title has examined different economies in theory and practice. This edition represents a complete revision and a significant expansion of the previous (2004) edition. The authors have completely rewritten and reorganized the 21 chapters of the previous edition and included a new chapter (Chapter 12, The Europen Model). Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781285055350
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/28/2013
Series:
Upper Level Economics Titles Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
704
Sales rank:
775,389
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.30(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Part I 1. Economic Systems in Historical Perspective. 2. Definitions and the Classification of Economic Systems. 3. Economic Systems and Economic Outcomes. 4. How Economic Systems Change. 5. The Setting of Economic Systems. Part II 6. The Theory of Capitalism. 7. The Theory of Planned Socialism. 8. The Theory of Market Socialism. Part III 9. Introducing Three Models of Capitalism. 10. The Anglo-Saxon Model - England and the Industrial Revolution. 11. The Anglo-Saxon Model - the United States Economy. 12. The European Model. 13. The Society Command Economy. 14. China: Market Socialism. Part IV 15. System Change in a Global Perspective: Transition. 16. Transition Economies: Output Patterns and Measurement Issues. 17. Introducing Markets: Privatization and the Decline of Government. 18. The Macroeconomy: Fiscal and Monetary Issues. 19. Transition and the Global Economy: International Trade and Finance. 20. Transition and the Safety Net. Part V 21. The World Economies: Economic Growth and Performance in Differing Economic Systems. 22. Prospects for the World Economy Through 2050.

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