skip to content
Foundations of economics Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Foundations of economics

Author: Robin Bade; Michael Parkin
Publisher: Boston : Pearson Addison Wesley, ©2009.
Series: Addison-Wesley series in economics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Bade; Michael Parkin
ISBN: 9780321522535 0321522532 9780321564375 0321564375
OCLC Number: 213358280
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Introduction. Getting started --
The U.S. and global economies --
The economic problem --
Demand and supply --
pt. 2. A closer look at markets. Elasticities of demand and supply --
Efficiency and fairness of markets --
pt. 3. How governments influence the economy. Markets in action --
Taxes --
Global markets in action --
Externalities --
Public goods and common resources --
pt. 4. A closer look at decision makers. Consumer choice and demand --
Production and cost --
pt. 5. Prices, profits, and industry performance. Perfect competition --
Monopoly --
Monopolistic competition --
Oligopoly --
pt. 6. Incomes, uncertainty, and inequality. Markets for factors of production --
Uncertainty and information --
Inequality and poverty --
pt. 7. Monitoring the macroeconomy. GDP and the standard of living --
The CPI and the cost of living --
Jobs and unemployment --
pt. 8. The real economy. Potential GDP and the natural unemployment rate --
Economic growth --
Investment, saving, and the real interest rate --
pt. 9. The money economy. The monetary system --
Money, interest, and inflation --
pt. 10. Economic fluctuations. AS-AD and the business cycle --
Aggregate expenditure --
The short-run policy tradeoff --
pt. 11. Macroeconomic policy. Fiscal policy --
Monetary policy --
International finance.
Series Title: Addison-Wesley series in economics.
Responsibility: Robin Bade, Michael Parkin.

Reviews

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

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

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/213358280> # Foundations of economics
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "213358280" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Topic/economics> ; # Economics
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/330/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Topic/usa> ; # USA
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Topic/theorie> ; # Theorie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Topic/wirtschaftstheorie> ; # Wirtschaftstheorie
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/902116> ; # Economics
    schema:bookEdition "4th ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12403342> ; # Michael Parkin
    schema:copyrightYear "2009" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/29599457> ; # Robin Bade
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "pt. 1. Introduction. Getting started -- The U.S. and global economies -- The economic problem -- Demand and supply -- pt. 2. A closer look at markets. Elasticities of demand and supply -- Efficiency and fairness of markets -- pt. 3. How governments influence the economy. Markets in action -- Taxes -- Global markets in action -- Externalities -- Public goods and common resources -- pt. 4. A closer look at decision makers. Consumer choice and demand -- Production and cost -- pt. 5. Prices, profits, and industry performance. Perfect competition -- Monopoly -- Monopolistic competition -- Oligopoly -- pt. 6. Incomes, uncertainty, and inequality. Markets for factors of production -- Uncertainty and information -- Inequality and poverty -- pt. 7. Monitoring the macroeconomy. GDP and the standard of living -- The CPI and the cost of living -- Jobs and unemployment -- pt. 8. The real economy. Potential GDP and the natural unemployment rate -- Economic growth -- Investment, saving, and the real interest rate -- pt. 9. The money economy. The monetary system -- Money, interest, and inflation -- pt. 10. Economic fluctuations. AS-AD and the business cycle -- Aggregate expenditure -- The short-run policy tradeoff -- pt. 11. Macroeconomic policy. Fiscal policy -- Monetary policy -- International finance."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4928659494> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Series/the_addison_wesley_series_in_economics> ; # The Addison-Wesley series in economics
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Series/addison_wesley_series_in_economics> ; # Addison-Wesley series in economics.
    schema:name "Foundations of economics"@en ;
    schema:productID "213358280" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/213358280#PublicationEvent/boston_pearson_addison_wesley_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Agent/pearson_addison_wesley> ; # Pearson Addison Wesley
    schema:url <http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz27838577xabs.htm> ;
    schema:url <http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz27838577xinh.htm> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780321564375> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780321522535> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA872028> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/213358280> ;
    .


Related Entities

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

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Agent/pearson_addison_wesley> # Pearson Addison Wesley
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Pearson Addison Wesley" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Series/addison_wesley_series_in_economics> # Addison-Wesley series in economics.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/213358280> ; # Foundations of economics
    schema:name "Addison-Wesley series in economics." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Series/the_addison_wesley_series_in_economics> # The Addison-Wesley series in economics
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/213358280> ; # Foundations of economics
    schema:name "The Addison-Wesley series in economics" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4928659494#Topic/wirtschaftstheorie> # Wirtschaftstheorie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wirtschaftstheorie"@en ;
    .

<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://viaf.org/viaf/29599457> # Robin Bade
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bade" ;
    schema:givenName "Robin" ;
    schema:name "Robin Bade" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780321522535>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0321522532" ;
    schema:isbn "9780321522535" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780321564375>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0321564375" ;
    schema:isbn "9780321564375" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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