Macroeconomics in Context lays out the principles of macroeconomics in a manner that is thorough, up to date, and relevant to students. Like its counterpart, Microeconomics in Context, the book is attuned to economic realitiesand it has a bargain price. The in Context books offer affordability, engaging treatment of high-interest topics from sustainability to financial crisis and rising inequality, and clear, straightforward presentation of economic theory. Policy issues are presented in contexthistorical, institutional, social, political, and ethicaland always with reference to human well-being.
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.50(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)|
Table of Contents
Part I. The Context for Economic Analysis 0. Macroeconomics and Well-Being 1. Economic Activity in Context 2. Useful Tools and Concepts 3. What Economies Do 4. Supply and Demand Part II. Macroeconomic Basics 5. Macroeconomic Measurement: The Current Approach 6. Macroeconomic Measurement: Environmental and Social Dimensions 7. The Structure of the U.S. Economy 8. Employment, Unemployment, and Wages Part III. Macroeconomic Theory and Policy 9. Aggregate Demand and Economic Fluctuations 10. Fiscal Policy 11. Money, Banking, and Finance 12. The Federal Reserve and Monetary Policy 13. Aggregate Supply, Aggregate Demand, and Inflation: Putting It All Together 14. The Global Economy and Policy Part IV. Macroeconomic Issues and Applications 15. The Financial Crisis and the Great Recession 16. Deficits and Debt 17. How Economies Grow and Develop 18. Growth and Sustainability in the Twenty-First Century