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Macroeconomic Issues Today : Alternative Approaches

Macroeconomic Issues Today : Alternative Approaches - 8th edition

ISBN13: 978-0765615039

Cover of Macroeconomic Issues Today : Alternative Approaches 8TH 05 (ISBN 978-0765615039)
ISBN13: 978-0765615039
ISBN10: 0765615037
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 8TH 05
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe, Inc.
Published: 2005
International: No

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Macroeconomic Issues Today : Alternative Approaches - 8TH 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0765615039

Robert B. Carson, Wade L. Thomas and Jason Hecht

ISBN13: 978-0765615039
ISBN10: 0765615037
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 8TH 05
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe, Inc.

Published: 2005
International: No
Summary

Completely revised and updated, this new edition covers seven current macroeconomic issues: instability, economic growth, unemployment, the federal budget, economic planning. New chapters on inflation and international economics.

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables
Preface

Part 1 Introduction

Alternative Economic Philosophies: A Survey of Conservative, Liberal, and Radical Critiques

Part 2 Problems in the Marketplace

Responding to Market Outcomes: Competition or Protection for American Agriculture?
Consumer Welfare: Is the Consumer Sovereign or Exploited?
Dealing with Externalities: How Can We Save the Environment?
Imperfect Competition: Is Big Business a Threat or a Boon?
Economic Regulation: Has Deregulation Worked?
Income Distribution: How Successful Will Our Experiment with Welfare Reform Be?
Financing Government: What Is a Fair System of Taxation?

Part 3 Conclusion

Final Thoughts and Suggested Readings

Index
About the Authors