Macroeconomics: Activebook 1.0

Macroeconomics: Activebook 1.0 : Principles and Tools

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For the one semester freshman/sophomore course in principles of macroeconomics. This modern text has a strong foundation in demand and supply. Its thoughtful coverage of change in demand vs. change in quantity demanded (also in supply coverage) enables students to better visualize and truly understand the difference between these 2 fundamental concepts. A balanced presentation between long run and short run topics allow professors to cover the important issues of growth early, and gives them the flexibility to cover Keynesian material when they feel it is important.show more

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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 216.9 x 271.3 x 14.2mm | 666.79g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0130471313
  • 9780130471314

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION AND KEY PRINCIPLES. 1. Introduction: What is Economics? 2. Key Principles of Economics. 3. Markets in the Global Economy. 4. Supply, Demand, and Market Equilibrium. II. THE BASIC CONCEPTS IN MACROECONOMICS. 5. Measuring a Nation's Production and Income. 6. Unemployment and Inflation. III. THE ECONOMY IN THE LONG RUN. 7. Classical Economics: The Economy at Full Employment. 8. Why Do Economies Grow? IV. ECONOMIC FLUCTUATIONS. 9. Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply. 10. Keynesian Economics and Fiscal Policy. 11. Investment and Financial Intermediation. V. MONEY, BANKING, AND MONETARY POLICY. 12. Money, the Banking System, and the Federal Reserve. 13. Monetary Policy in the Short Run. VI. INFLATION, UNEMPLOYMENT, AND ECONOMIC POLICY. 14. From the Short Run to the Long Run. 15. The Dynamics of Inflation and Unemployment. 16. Current Issues in Macroeconomic Policy. VII. THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY. 17. International Trade and Public Policy. 18. The World of International Finance.show more

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