A concise text focusing on core concepts, Microeconomics for Today, 3e includes a wealth of use pedagogical features to provide opportunities for critical thinking, interactive reading, and built-in self-assessment. It also aids the visual learner by giving special attention to figures and graphs.
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
Table of Contents
PART I: INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS 1. Introducing the Economic Way of Thinking. Appendix to Chapter 1: Applying Graphs to Economics 2. Production Possibilities, Opportunity Cost, and Economic Growth 3. Market Demand and Supply 4. Markets in Action. Appendix to Chapter 4: Applying Supply and Demand Analysis to Health Care PART II: MICROECONOMIC FUNDAMENTALS 5. Price Elasticity of Demand and Supply 6. Consumer Choice Theory 7. Production Costs PART III: MARKET STRUCTURES 8. Perfect Competition 9. Monopoly 10. Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly 11. Labor Markets PART IV: MICROECONOMIC POLICY ISSUES 12. Income Distribution, Poverty, and Discrimination 13. Antitrust and Regulation 14. Environmental Economics PART V: THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY 15. International Trade and Finance 16. Economies in Transition 17. Growth and the Less-Developed Countries