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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Begg, David K. H.
London ; New York : McGraw-Hill, 1994
|All Authors / Contributors:||
David K H Begg; Stanley Fischer; Rudiger Dornbusch
|ISBN:||0077078314 9780077078317 9757860034 9789757860037|
|Notes:||Rev. ed. of: Economics / Stanley Fischer. 2nd ed. c1988.|
|Description:||xxi, 666 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||Economics and the economy; the tools of economic analysis; demand, supply, and the market; government in the mixed economy; the effect of price and income on demand quantities; the theory of consumer choice; business organization and behaviour; developing the theory of supply - costs and production; perfect competition and pure monopoly - the limiting cases of market structure; market structure and imperfect competition; the analysis of factor market - labour; human capital, discrimination, and trade unions; capital and land - completing the analysis of factor markets; coping with risk in economic life; introduction to welfare economics; taxes and public spending - the government and resource allocation; competition policy and industrial policy; nationalization and privatization; general equilibrium and welfare economics; macroeconomics; the determination of national income; aggregate demand, fiscal policy and foreign trade; money and modern banking; central banking and the monetary system; monetary and fiscal policy in a closed economy; aggregate supply, the price level and the speed of adjustment; unemployment; inflation; open economy macroeconomics; economic growth; the business cycle; macroeconomics - where do we stand?; international trade and commercial policy; the international monetary system and international finance; European integration in the 1990s; problems of developing countries in the world economy.|
|Responsibility:||David Begg and Stanley Fischer, Rudiger Dornbusch.|