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Principles of economics

Author: Karl E Case; Ray C Fair
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice Hall, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Based on the belief that economics is a way of thinking, this text motivates students with clear explanations, good graphs, lively writing, and interesting and relevant examples. This edition features a logical organization of topics, an accessible presentation, and a hands- on focus to help students learn how to solve problems and think analytically. The abundance of real- world examples and coverage of current  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Lehrbuch
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karl E Case; Ray C Fair
ISBN: 0130958867 9780130958860 0130399507 9780130399502
OCLC Number: 28114782
Description: xxvi, 977, [28] pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: ch. 1. Scope and method of economics --
ch. 2. Economic problem: scarcity and choice --
ch. 3. Structure of the U.S. economy: the private, public, and international sectors --
ch. 4. Demand, supply, and market equilibrium --
ch. 5. Price system, supply and demand, and elasticity --
ch. 6. Household behavior and consumer choice --
ch. 7. Behavior of profit-maximizing firms and the production process --
ch. 8. Short-run costs and output decisions --
ch. 9. Costs and output decisions in the long run --
ch. 10. Input demand: the labor and land markets --
ch. 11. Capital market and the investment decision --
ch. 12. General equilibrium and the efficiency of perfect competition --
ch. 13. Monopoly --
ch. 14. Monopolisitc competition and oligopoly --
ch. 15. Antitrust and regulation --
ch. 16. Externalities, public goods, imperfect information, and social choice --
ch. 17. Income distribution and poverty --
ch. 18. Public finance: the economics of taxation --
ch. 19. Economics of labor markets and labor unions --
ch. 20. Location of economic activity: urban and regional economics --
ch. 21. Introduction to macroeconomics --
ch. 22. Measuring national output and national income --
ch. 23. Macroeconomic problems: unemployment and inflation --
ch. 24. Aggregate expenditure and equilibrium output --
ch. 25. Government and fiscal policy --
ch. 26. Supply of money and the Federal Reserve System --
ch. 27. Demand for money, the equilibrium interest rate, and monetary policy --
ch. 28. Money, the interest rate, and national income: analysis and policy --
ch. 29. Aggregate demand, aggregate supply, and inflation --
ch. 30. Labor market, unemployment, and inflation --
ch. 31. Budget deficit, stabilization policy, and other macroeconomic issues --
ch. 32. Household and firm behavior in the macroeconomy --
ch. 33. Further topics in marcoeconomic analysis --
ch. 34. Debates in macroeconomics: monetarism, new classical theory, and supply-side economics --
ch. 36. International trade, comparative advantage, and protectionism --
ch. 37. Open-economy macroeconomics: the balance of payments and exchange rates --
Ch. 38. Economic growth in developing nations --
ch. 39. Alternative systems, the collapse of communism, and the road to economic reform.
Responsibility: Karl E. Case, Ray C. Fair.

Abstract:

Based on the belief that economics is a way of thinking, this text motivates students with clear explanations, good graphs, lively writing, and interesting and relevant examples. This edition features a logical organization of topics, an accessible presentation, and a hands- on focus to help students learn how to solve problems and think analytically. The abundance of real- world examples and coverage of current issues both show students how relevant economic concepts are to their lives and their world. A comprehensive, high-quality, ancillary package is available, providing all the tools necessary to encourage critical thinking.

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