Economics

Economics, 13th edition

  • Michael Parkin

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Overview

Using the latest policy and data while incorporating global issues, Economics helps you think like an economist to gain a deeper understanding of today's events.

Published by Pearson (September 18th 2020) - Copyright © 2021

ISBN-13: 9780136879459

Subject: Economics

Category: Principles of Economics

Table of contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION
1. What is Economics?
2. The Economic Problem

PART II: HOW MARKETS WORK
3. Demand and Supply
4. Elasticity
5. Efficiency And Equity
6. Government Actions in Markets
7. Global markets in Action

PART III: HOUSEHOLDS' CHOICES
8. Utility and Demand
9. Possibilities, Preferences, and Choices

PART IV: FIRMS AND MARKETS
10. Organizing Production
11. Output and Costs
12. Perfect Competition
13. Monopoly
14. Monopolistic Competition
15. Oligopoly

PART V: MARKET FAILURE AND GOVERNMENT
16. Public Choices, Public Goods, and Healthcare
17. Externalities

PART VI: FACTOR MARKETS, INEQUALITY, AND UNCERTAINTY
18. Markets for Factors of Production
19. Economic Inequality
20. Uncertainty and Information

PART VII: MONITORING MACROECONOMIC PERFORMANCE
21. Monitoring the Value of Production: GDP
22. Monitoring Jobs and Inflation

PART VIII: MACROECONOMIC TRENDS
23. Economic Growth
24. Finance, Saving, and Investment
25. Money, the Price Level, and Inflation
26. The Exchange Rate and the Balance of Payments

PART IX: MACROECONOMIC FLUCTUATIONS
27. Aggregate Supply and Aggregate Demand
28. Expenditure Multipliers
29. The Business Cycle, Inflation, and Deflation

PART X: MACROECONOMIC POLICY
30. Fiscal Policy
31. Monetary Policy

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