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Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets-Update

Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets-Update - 7th edition

Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets-Update - 7th edition

ISBN13: 9780321357946

ISBN10: 0321357949

Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets-Update by Frederic S. Mishkin - ISBN 9780321357946
Edition: 7TH 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2006
International: No
Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets-Update by Frederic S. Mishkin - ISBN 9780321357946

ISBN13: 9780321357946

ISBN10: 0321357949

Edition: 7TH 06

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Summary

This market-leading text provides the most authoritative, applications-rich coverage of key concepts, models, and issues in money and banking. Frederic Mishkin previously held the post as Executive Vice President and Director of Research at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. His writing style, latest research, and discussion of policy issues keep his text as the forefront of money and banking. The 7th edition update comprehensively brings the data in the text, figures, tables and boxes up to date through early 2005.

Features

  • ENGINEERED FOR SUCCESS! A unifying, analytic framework uses a few basic economic principles to organize students' thinking.
  • FLEXIBILITY, a core set of chapters provide a basic framework for learning and analysis.
  • NEW INSIGHTS on the monetary policy process, the regulation and supervision of the financial system, and internationalization of financial markets.
  • "INSIDE THE FED" Boxes reflect Mishkin's experience at the Federal Reserve and give students a feel for what is important in the operation and structure of the Federal Reserve System.
  • WINNING PEDAGOGY: Includes 'Following the Financial News' boxes, 'Special Interest 'boxes, 'e-Focus boxes', Solutions to Problems, Chapter Previews, Summary Tables, Key Statements, Graphs, Summaries, Key Terms, 'Reading the Wall Street Journal', End of Chapter Problems, and a Glossary.
  • MY ECON LAB, powered by CourseCompass features a complete eText, animated graphs, and more!

New To This Edition

  • Streamlined, with optional discussions (i.e.: models of asset pricing, financial markets instruments) being relegated to the Web.
  • Enhanced coverage of financial institutions.
  • More coverage on the linkage between monetary theory and the stock market.
  • New end of chapter Web exercises.
  • New e-focus boxes.
  • New material on the international economy.
  • PowerPoint lecture notes include all textbook figures and tables (over 300 images), including updates, in full color.
  • The 7th edition update comprehensively brings the data in the text, figures, tables and boxes up to date through early 2005.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION

1. Why Study Money, Banking, and Financial Markets?
2. An Overview of the Financial System.
3. What Is Money?

II. FINANCIAL MARKETS.

4. Understanding Interest Rates.
5. The Behavior of Interest Rates.
6. The Risk and Term Structure of Interest Rates.
7. The Foreign Exchange Market.

III. FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS.

8. An Economic Analysis of Financial Structure.
9. The Banking Firm and the Management of Financial Institutions.
10. Banking Industry: Structure and Competition.
11. Economic Analysis of Banking Regulation.
12. Nonbank Financial Institutions.
13. Financial Derivatives.

IV. CENTRAL BANKING AND THE CONDUCT OF MONETARY POLICY.

14. Structure of Central Banks and the Federal Reserve System.
15. Multiple Deposit Creation and the Money Supply Process.
16. Determinants of the Money Supply.
17. Tools of Monetary Policy.
18. Conduct of Monetary Policy: Goals and Targets.
19. The International Financial System.
20. Monetary Policy Strategy: The International Experience.

V. MONETARY THEORY.

21. The Demand for Money.
22. The Keynesian Framework and the ISLMModel.
23. Monetary and Fiscal Policy in the ISLMModel.
24. Aggregate Demand and Supply Analysis.
25. Transmission Mechanisms of Monetary Policy: The Evidence.
26. Money and Inflation.
27. Theory of Rational Expectations and Efficient Capital Markets.
28. Rational Expectations: Implications for Policy.

Other Editions of Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets-Update

Economics of Money, Banking and Financial Markets by Frederic Mishkin - ISBN 9780321415059