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Macroeconomics : Concise Edition

Macroeconomics : Concise Edition - 07 edition

ISBN13: 978-0324315004

Cover of Macroeconomics : Concise Edition 07 (ISBN 978-0324315004)
ISBN13: 978-0324315004
ISBN10: 0324315007

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: South-Western Publishing Co.
Published: 2007
International: No

List price: $275.00

Macroeconomics : Concise Edition - 07 edition

ISBN13: 978-0324315004

Roger A. Arnold

ISBN13: 978-0324315004
ISBN10: 0324315007

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: South-Western Publishing Co.
Published: 2007
International: No
Summary

Roger Arnold's PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS text has set a standard for student readability, engaging examples and applications, and solid theoretical content for 7 editions. With MACROECONOMICS, Concise Edition, 1e, Arnold presents the same readability, relatable examples, and solid theory in a text that is pared down to the key concepts that instructors most want their students to understand. The 13 chapter text also includes access to iLrn Economics and a wealth of strong student and instructor supplements. In addition, the text is fully integrated with Aplia allowing instructors to utilize this key technology tool should they choose to do so.

This is the trademark Arnold solid foundation and real-world relevance distilled into concise coverage at an affordable price.


Features

  • Concise, Streamlined Content: Concise, easily relatable coverage and a solid theoretical foundation for principles of economics in just 24 chapters.
  • Student Focused Macroeconomics Coverage: The Concise edition features three "Major Questions in Macroeconomics" and "Three Macro Organization Categories" to introduce learners to the basic ideas in macroeconomics, and how these issues relate to their lives, right away.
  • Engaging Student Pedagogy: Proven features that engage student interest and relate economics to the world as they see it: Economics in Popular Culture, Everyday Life, The World, and Technology.
  • "A Reader Asks": This text feature highlights discussion questions students might ask their instructors, if they were not constrained by time or large class sizes.
  • "Thinking Like an Economist": This pedagogical element helps learners develop the "economic way of thinking" in brief, digestible margin features. This element helps students relate the text material with their every day lives.

Table of Contents

AN INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS.
PART 1. ECONOMICS THE SCIENCE OF SCARCITY.

1. What Economics Is About.
Appendix A: Working with Diagrams.
Appendix B: Should You Major in Economics?
2. Economic Activities: Producing and Trading.
3. Supply and Demand: Theory.

MACROECONOMICS.
PART 2. MACROECONOMIC FUNDAMENTALS

4. Macroeconomic Measurements.

PART 3. MACROECONOMIC STABILITY AND INSTABILITY.

5. Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply.
6. The Self-Regulating Economy.
7. Economic Instability: A Critique of the Self-Regulating Economy.

PART 4. MONEY AND BANKING, FISCAL POLICY, MONETARY POLICY.

8. Money, Banking, and the Federal Reserve.
9. Money, the Price Level, and Interest Rates.
10. Monetary Policy and Fiscal Policy.

PART 5. EXPECTATIONS AND GROWTH.

11. Expectations Theory and the Economy.
12. Economic Growth.

THE WORLD ECONOMY.
PART 6. INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS: THEORY AND POLICY.

13. International Trade and Finance.

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