ISBN-10:
1285165926
ISBN-13:
2901285165928
Pub. Date:
01/01/2014
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Brief Principles of Macroeconomics / Edition 7

Brief Principles of Macroeconomics / Edition 7

by N. Gregory Mankiw

Paperback

View All Available Formats & Editions
Current price is , Original price is $249.95. You
Select a Purchase Option (Brief)
  • purchase options
    $54.89 $249.95 Save 78% Current price is $54.89, Original price is $249.95. You Save 78.03960792158432%.
    • Free return shipping at the end of the rental period details
    • Textbook Rentals in 3 Easy Steps  details
    icon-error
    Note: Access code and/or supplemental material are not guaranteed to be included with textbook rental or used textbook.
  • purchase options
    $120.27 $249.95 Save 52% Current price is $120.27, Original price is $249.95. You Save 52%.
    icon-error
    Note: Access code and/or supplemental material are not guaranteed to be included with textbook rental or used textbook.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2901285165928
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 01/01/2014
Series: Mankiw's Principles of Economics Series
Edition description: Brief
Pages: 464
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

N. Gregory Mankiw is Robert M. Beren Professor of Economics at Harvard University. He studied economics at Princeton University and MIT. Dr. Mankiw is a prolific writer and a regular participant in academic and policy debates. His research includes work on price adjustment, consumer behavior, financial markets, monetary and fiscal policy, and economic growth. His published articles have appeared in academic journals, such as the American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, and Quarterly Journal of Economics, and in more widely accessible forums, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Fortune. Dr. Mankiw has been a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, an adviser to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and the Congressional Budget Office, and a member of the ETS test development committee for the advanced placement exam in economics. From 2003 to 2005, he served as chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers.

Table of Contents

Part I: INTRODUCTION. 1. Ten Principles of Economics. 2. Thinking Like an Economist. 3 .Interdependence and the Gains from Trade. Part II: HOW MARKETS WORK. 4.The Market Forces of Supply and Demand. PART VIII: THE DATA OF MACROECONOMICS. 5. Measuring a Nation's Income. 6. Measuring the Cost of Living. Part IX: THE REAL ECONOMY IN THE LONG RUN. 7. Production and Growth. 8. Saving, Investment, and the Financial System. 9. The Basic Tools of Finance. 10. Unemployment and Its Natural Rate. Part X: MONEY AND PRICES IN THE LONG RUN. 11. The Monetary System. 12. Money Growth and Inflation. Part XI: THE MACROECONOMICS OF OPEN ECONOMIES. 13. Open-Economy Macroeconomics: Basic Concepts. 14. A Macroeconomic Theory of the Open Economy. Part XII: SHORT-RUN ECONOMIC FLUCTUATIONS. 15. Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply. 16. The Influence of Monetary and Fiscal Policy on Aggregate Demand. 17. The Short-Run Tradeoff between Inflation and Unemployment. Part XIII: FINAL THOUGHTS. 18. Six Debates over Macroeconomic Policy. Glossary. Index.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews