skip to content
Economics Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Economics

Author: Michael Parkin
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, c 2003.
Series: Addison-Wesley series in economics.; Addison-Wesley world student series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
Summary:

This text offers students a solid modern foundation in the study of economic theory, and includes an expanded software package, "Economics in Action". The new edition has a revised organisation of  Read more...

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

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Parkin
ISBN: 0321131037 9780321131034
OCLC Number: 50960439
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xlvi, 860, 26 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm + 2 computer optical discs (4 3/4 in.).
Contents: I. INTRODUCTION. 1. What Is Economics. Appendix. Graphs in Economics. 2. The Economic Problem. II. HOW MARKETS WORK. 3. Demand and Supply. 4. Elasticity. 5. Efficiency and Equity. 6. Markets in Action. III. HOUSEHOLDS' CHOICES. 7. Utility and Demand. 8. Possibilities, Preferences, and Choices. IV. FIRMS AND MARKETS. 9. Organizing Production. 10. Output and Costs. 11. Perfect Competition. 12. Monopoly. 13. Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly. V. RESOURCE MARKETS. 14. Demand and Supply in Factor Markets. Appendix. Labor Unions. 15. Economic Inequality. VI. MARKET FAILURE AND GOVERNMENT. 16. Public Goods and Taxes. 17. Regulation and Antitrust Law. 18. Externalities. VII. MACROECONOMICS OVERVIEW. 19. Measuring GDP and Economic Growth. 20. Monitoring Cycles, Jobs, and the Price Level. 21. Aggregate Supply and Aggregate Demand. VIII. AGGREGATE SUPPLY AND ECONOMIC GROWTH. 22. The Economy at Full Employment. 23. Capital, Investment, and Saving. 24. Economic Growth. IX. AGGREGATE DEMAND AND INFLATION. 25. Expenditure Multipliers. 26. Fiscal Policy. 27. Money. 28. Monetary Policy. 29. Inflation. X. STABILIZATION PROBLEMS AND POLICIES. 30. The Business Cycle. 31. Macroeconomic Policy Challenges. XI. THE GLOBAL ECONOMY. 32. Trading with the World. 33. International Finance. 34. Global Stock Markets.
Series Title: Addison-Wesley series in economics.; Addison-Wesley world student series.
Responsibility: Michael Parkin.

Reviews

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

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

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/50960439> # Economics
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "50960439" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Place/boston_mass> ; # Boston, Mass.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Topic/lehrbuch> ; # Lehrbuch
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/330/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Topic/wirtschaftslehre> ; # Wirtschaftslehre
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/902116> ; # Economics
    schema:bookEdition "6th ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "200" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/12403342> ; # Michael Parkin
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3771449541> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Series/addison_wesley_world_student_series> ; # Addison-Wesley world student series.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Series/addison_wesley_series_in_economics> ; # Addison-Wesley series in economics.
    schema:name "Economics"@en ;
    schema:productID "50960439" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50960439#PublicationEvent/boston_mass_addison_wesley_c_2003> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Agent/addison_wesley> ; # Addison-Wesley
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780321131034> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50960439> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Agent/addison_wesley> # Addison-Wesley
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Addison-Wesley" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Place/boston_mass> # Boston, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Boston, Mass." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Series/addison_wesley_series_in_economics> # Addison-Wesley series in economics.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50960439> ; # Economics
    schema:name "Addison-Wesley series in economics." ;
    schema:name "Addison-Wesley series in economics" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3771449541#Series/addison_wesley_world_student_series> # Addison-Wesley world student series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50960439> ; # Economics
    schema:name "Addison-Wesley world student series." ;
    schema:name "Addison-Wesley world student series" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/902116> # Economics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Economics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12403342> # Michael Parkin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1939" ;
    schema:familyName "Parkin" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Parkin" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780321131034>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0321131037" ;
    schema:isbn "9780321131034" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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