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About the Author
A distinguished professor of economics at Pepperdine University's Seaver College, Robert Sexton is a graduate of California Lutheran College and received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Colorado. Dr. Sexton writes frequently for economic and business journals and is the author of nine books on economics, including his newly released EXPLORING ECONOMICS and Survey of ECON published by South-Western/Cengage Learning. His research spans American economic history, economic policy analysis, statutes and enforcement costs, public choice, regional economics, migration, and economic education. Professor Sexton has been a visiting professor at UCLA and was Pepperdine's 1991 Professor of the Year. His professional achievements have been recognized with the Howard A. White Memorial Teaching Award, the Luckman Distinguished Teaching Fellowship, and multiple Merit Acceleration Awards for excellence in teaching and research.
Table of Contents
Part 1: INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS. 1. The Role and Method of Economics. 2. The Economic Way of Thinking. 3. Supply and Demand. 4. Using Supply and Demand. 5. Market Failure and Public Choice. Part II: MICROECONOMICS. 6. Production and Costs. 7. Firms in Perfectly Competitive Markets. 8. Monopoly. 9. Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly. 10. Labor Markets, Income Distribution, and Poverty. Part III: MACROECONOMICS. 11. Introduction to Macroeconomics: Unemployment, Inflation, and Economic Fluctuations. 12. Economic Growth. 13. Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply. 14. Fiscal Policy. 15. Monetary Institutions. 16. The Federal Reserve and Monetary Policy. 17. Issues in Macroeconomic Theory and Policy. 18. International Economics.