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Introduction to Economic Reasoning, CourseSmart eTextbook, 8th Edition

By William Rohlf

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jan 11, 2010

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With a goal of encouraging students to become informed decision-makers, Introduction to Economic Reasoning, provides a non-technical, concise introduction to basic economic theories that is ideal for a one-semester course.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction: Scarcity and the Economic System

Chapter 1: The Study of Economics
Chapter 2: Economic Systems

Part 2 Microeconomics: Markets, Prices, and the Role of Competition

Chapter 3: Demand and Supply: Price Determination in Competitive Markets
Chapter 4: Applications Using Demand and Supply
Chapter 5: Costs and Decision Making
Chapter 6: Price Taking: The Purely Competitive Firm
Chapter 7: Price Searching: The Firm with Market Power
Chapter 8: Industry Structure and Public Policy
Chapter 9: Market Failure

Part 3 Macroeconomics: The Economy as a Whole

Chapter 10: Measuring Aggregate Performance
Chapter 11: Aggregate Demand and Supply: The Model of the Self-Correcting Economy
Chapter 12: Fiscal Policy
Chapter 13: Money, Banking and Monetary Policy
Chapter 14: The Activist-Nonactivist Debate
Chapter 15: Economic Growth: The Importance of the Long Run

Part 4 International Economics: Trade, Exchange Rates, and the Role of Trade Agreements

Chapter 16: International Economics

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$83.00 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-136864-4