Economics Today

Economics Today : The Macro View, Books a la Carte plus MyEconLab plus eBook 1-semester Student Access Kit

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Roger Miller believes that students learn best when they are motivated, and that motivation comes when they connect an idea to their day-to-day lives. That is why every chapter of Economics Today: The Macro View is packed with thought-provoking applications that give immediate, common-sense reinforcement to economic concepts. From international to local, corporate to consumer, policy to personal, these examples spark lively discussion both in and out of the classroom. The result is that students gain a natural understanding of economic theory and analysis, and they learn to use economic reasoning in their everyday decisions. This text comes packaged with an access kit for the new easy-to-use format of MyEconLab, which requires no set-up by the professor. With this, students can access practice problems for each chapter in the book, graphing questions, learning resources, and live tutoring. Professors who plan to use advanced course management online should order the book with MyEconLab in CourseCompass. View `Alternate Versions' of this book on the web catalog page, or contact your local representative for more

Product details

  • Mixed media product
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 13th edition
  • 0321454332
  • 9780321454331

Table of contents

Part 1. Introduction Chapter 1: The Nature of Economics Chapter 2: Scarcity and the World of Trade-Offs Chapter 3: Demand and Supply Chapter 4: Extensions of Demand and Supply Analysis Chapter 5: The Public Sector and Public Choice Chapter 6: Taxes, Transfers, and Public Spending Part 2: Introduction to Macroeconomics and Economic GrowthChapter 7: The Macroeconomy: Unemployment, Inflation, and Deflation Chapter 8: Measuring the Economy's Performance Chapter 9: Global Economic Growth and Development Part 3: Real GDP Determination and Fiscal Policy Chapter 10: Real GDP and the Price Level in the Long Run Chapter 11: Classical and Keynesian Macro Analyses Chapter 12: Consumption, Real GDP, and the Multiplier Chapter 13: Fiscal Policy Chapter 14: Deficit Spending and the Public Debt Part 4: Money, Stabilization, and Growth Chapter 15: Money, Banking, and Central Banking Chapter 16: Money Creation and Deposit Insurance Chapter 17: Domestic and International Dimensions of Monetary Policy Chapter 18: Stabilization in an Integrated World Economy Chapter 19: Policies and Prospects for Global Economic Growth Part 8: Global Economics Chapter 33: Comparative Advantage and the Open Economy Chapter 34: Exchange Rates and the Balance of Paymentsshow more