skip to content
The cartoon introduction to economics Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The cartoon introduction to economics

Author: Grady Klein; Yoram Bauman
Publisher: New York : Hill and Wang, 2010-©2012.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Award-winning illustrator Klein has paired up with the economist Bauman to create a clear and humorous introduction to microeconomics. Topics such as supply and demand, decision trees, taxes, auctions, risk investment, game theory, Pareto efficiency, Pareto improvement, marginal analysis, and price elasticity are presented.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Grady Klein; Yoram Bauman
ISBN: 9780809094813 0809094819 9780809033614 0809033615
OCLC Number: 310399412
Description: 2 volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: v. 1. Microeconomics. pt. 1. The optimizing individual. Introduction --
Decision trees --
Time --
Risk --
From one to some --
pt. 2. Strategic interactions. Cake cutting --
Pareto efficiency --
Simultaneous-move games --
Auctions --
From some to many --
pt. 3. Market interactions. Supply and demand --
Taxes --
Margins --
Elasticity --
The big picture --
Conclusion. v. 2. Macroeconomics. pt. 1. A single macroeconomy. Introduction --
Unemployment --
Money --
Inflation --
Gross domestic product (GDP) --
The role of government --
pt. 2. International trade. Trade and technology --
The classical view of trade --
Complications --
Foreign aid --
Foreign currencies --
pt. 3. Global macroeconomics. The end of the business cycle? --
The end of poverty? --
The end of Planet Earth? --
The end of youth? --
The end.
Responsibility: by Grady Klein and Yoram Bauman.
More information:

Abstract:

Explains the factors that affect the economy of an entire country and, indeed, the planet. This title explores the two big concerns of macroeconomics: how economies grow and why economies collapse.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The major concepts of macroeconomics are broken down with wit, verve, and clarity in this excellent follow-up to "The Cartoon Introduction to Economics: Vol. 1: Microeconomics" . . . This clever, Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

User lists with this item (6)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/310399412> # The cartoon introduction to economics
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "310399412" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/338.5/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85079443> ; # Macroeconomics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1005221> ; # Macroeconomics
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85084819> ; # Microeconomics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/189789727#Topic/wirtschaftstheorie> ; # Wirtschaftstheorie
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1019730> ; # Microeconomics
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/103422091> ; # Yoram Bauman
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/16901427> ; # Grady Klein
    schema:datePublished "2010/©2012" ;
    schema:datePublished "2010/9999" ;
    schema:description "v. 2. Macroeconomics. pt. 1. A single macroeconomy. Introduction -- Unemployment -- Money -- Inflation -- Gross domestic product (GDP) -- The role of government -- pt. 2. International trade. Trade and technology -- The classical view of trade -- Complications -- Foreign aid -- Foreign currencies -- pt. 3. Global macroeconomics. The end of the business cycle? -- The end of poverty? -- The end of Planet Earth? -- The end of youth? -- The end."@en ;
    schema:description "v. 1. Microeconomics. pt. 1. The optimizing individual. Introduction -- Decision trees -- Time -- Risk -- From one to some -- pt. 2. Strategic interactions. Cake cutting -- Pareto efficiency -- Simultaneous-move games -- Auctions -- From some to many -- pt. 3. Market interactions. Supply and demand -- Taxes -- Margins -- Elasticity -- The big picture -- Conclusion."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/189789727> ;
    schema:genre "Comic books, strips, etc."@en ;
    schema:hasPart <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809033614> ;
    schema:hasPart <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809094813> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The cartoon introduction to economics"@en ;
    schema:productID "310399412" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/310399412#PublicationEvent/new_york_hill_and_wang_2010_2012> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/189789727#Agent/hill_and_wang> ; # Hill and Wang
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809094813> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/310399412> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/189789727#Agent/hill_and_wang> # Hill and Wang
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Hill and Wang" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/189789727#Topic/wirtschaftstheorie> # Wirtschaftstheorie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wirtschaftstheorie"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85079443> # Macroeconomics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Macroeconomics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85084819> # Microeconomics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Microeconomics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1005221> # Macroeconomics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Macroeconomics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1019730> # Microeconomics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Microeconomics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/103422091> # Yoram Bauman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bauman" ;
    schema:givenName "Yoram" ;
    schema:name "Yoram Bauman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/16901427> # Grady Klein
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Klein" ;
    schema:givenName "Grady" ;
    schema:name "Grady Klein" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809033614>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:Paperback ;
    schema:isbn "0809033615" ;
    schema:isbn "9780809033614" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809094813>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "v. 1 : pbk" ;
    schema:isbn "0809094819" ;
    schema:isbn "9780809094813" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.