Macroeconomics

Macroeconomics : International Edition

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For courses in Intermediate Macroeconomics.This text traces the history of macroeconomics, the evolution of macroeconomic thought, and the resulting theory and policy. The book places the various macroeconomic theories in the order in which they developed chronologically, and illustrates the similarities and differences of the models. The author admires all points of view and the result is a comprehensive, detailed, unbiased view of modern macroeconomic theory. Would you like a text that effectively compares and contrasts all the competing macroeconomic theories without espousing one particular point of view?show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 528 pages
  • 186 x 234 x 20mm | 784g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 8th edition
  • 0131273957
  • 9780131273955

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION AND MEASUREMENT. 1. Introduction. 2. Measurement of Macroeconomic Variables. II. CLASSICAL ECONOMICS AND THE KEYNESIAN REVOLUTION. 3. Classical Macroeconomics (I): Equilibrium Output and Employment. 4. Classical Macroeconomics (II): Money, Prices, and Interest. 5. The Theory of Economic Growth. 6. The Keynesian System (I): The Role of Aggregate Demand. 7. The Keynesian System (II): Money, Interest, and Income. 8. The Keynesian System (III): Policy Effects in the IS-LM Model. 9. The Keynesian System (IV): Aggregate Supply and Demand. III. MACROECONOMIC THEORY AFTER KEYNES. 10. The Monetarist Counterrevolution. 11. Output, Inflation and Unemployment: Alternative Views. 12. New Classical Economics. 13. Real Business Cycles and New Keynesian Economics. 14. Macroeconomic Models: A Summary. IV. OPEN ECONOMY MACROECONOMICS. 15. Exchange Rates and the International Monetary System. 16. Monetary and Fiscal Policy in the Open Economy. V. ECONOMIC POLICY. 17. The Money Supply and the Banking System. 18. Monetary Policy. 19. Fiscal Stabilization Policy. 20. Supply-Side Economics. VI. SECTORAL FUNCTIONS. 20. Consumption and Investment. 21. Money Demand.show more

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