Economics Today plus MyEconLab in CourseCompass plus eBook Student Access Kit

Economics Today plus MyEconLab in CourseCompass plus eBook Student Access Kit

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If your course begins before 8/1/06, click here. Starting in August 2006, this text will come packaged with an access kit for the new easy-to-use format of MyEconLab,which requires no set-up by the professor and offers students book-specific practice, online homework, access to the eBook, and learning resources. (For that ISBN, click here.) Professors who wish to use advanced course management should order the ISBN above to receive the book packaged with MyEconLab in CourseCompass.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 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.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product
  • 223.01 x 259.59 x 35.31mm | 2,113.74g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 13th edition
  • 0321454278
  • 9780321454270

Table of contents

Part 1. IntroductionChapter 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 Growth Chapter 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 Policies in the Global Economy Chapter 19: Policies and Prospects for Global Economic Growth Part 5: Dimensions of Microeconomics Chapter 20: Consumer Choice Chapter 21: Demand and Supply Elasticity Chapter 22: Rents, Profits, and the Financial Environment of Business Part 6: Market Structure, Resource Allocation, and Regulation Chapter 23: The Firm: Cost and Output Determination Chapter 24: Perfect Competition Chapter 25: Monopoly Chapter 26: Monopolistic Competition Chapter 27: Oligopoly and Strategic Behavior Chapter 28: Regulation and Antitrust in a Globalized EconomyPart 7: Labor Resources and the Environment Chapter 29: The Labor Market: Demand, Supply, and Outsourcing Chapter 30: Unions and Labor Market Monopoly Power Chapter 31: Income, Poverty, and Health Care Chapter 32: Environmental Economics Part 8: Global Economics Chapter 33: Comparative Advantage and the Open Economy Chapter 34: Exchange Rates and the Balance of Payments
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