Economics Today: The Macro View Update Edition / Edition 15 available in Paperback
Miller’s Economics Today: The Macro View remains committed to providing readers with discussion and coverage of the most current issues and events. Given the immense changes in our economy over the past year, the Updated 15th Edition addresses what has occurred and discusses the importance of today’s major economic issues.
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About the Author
Roger LeRoy Miller is currently affiliated with the Institute for University Studies in Arlington, Texas. Prior to this affiliation, he has held faculty appointments at the University of Washington at Seattle, the University of Hawaii, Clemson University, and the University of Miami, where he co-founded the Law and Economics Center.
Miller has authored and co-authored a myriad of articles and textbooks. He is the sole author of the best-selling Economics Today text and a co-author of the highly successful Economics of Public Issues. In addition to his work in academia, Miller has been invited to give talks and lectures across America, Guatemala, Costa Rica, and France. He has also served as a consultant to several law firms and numerous state and federal agencies.
Table of Contents
Part One: Introduction
Chapter 1: The Nature of Economics Chapter 2: Scarcity and the World of Trade-Offs Chapter 3: Demand and Supply Chapter 4: Extensions of Demand and Supply Analysis Chapter 5: Public Spending and Public Choice Chapter 6: Funding the Public Sector
Part Two: Introduction to Macroeconomics and Economic Growth
Chapter 7: The Macroeconomy: Unemployment and Inflation Chapter 8: Measuring the Economy’s Performance Chapter 9: Global Economic Growth and Development
Part Three: Real GDP Determination and Fiscal Policy
Chapter 10: Real GDP and the Price Level in the Long Run Chapter 11: Classical and Keynesian Macro Analyses Chapter 12: Consumption, Real GDP, and the Multiplier Chapter 13: Fiscal Policy Chapter 14: Deficit Spending and the Public Debt
Part Four: Money, Stabilization and Growth
Chapter 15: Money, Banking and Central Banking Chapter 16: Money Creation, the Demand for Money, and Monetary Policy Chapter 17: Domestic and International Dimensions of Monetary Policy Chapter 18: Stabilization in an Integrated World Economy Chapter 19: Policies and Prospects for Global Economic Growth
Part Five: Global Economics
Chapter 20: Comparative Advantage and the Open Economy Chapter 21: Exchange Rates and the Balance of Payments