Economics Today: The Macro View, 20th edition

  • Roger LeRoy Miller

Overview

Economics Today: The Macro View shows you how economics is front and center in your daily routine and provides you with many ways to evaluate your understanding of key concepts covered in each chapter. The 20th Edition includes emphasis on behavioral economics, along with all-new problems, vignettes, and features to help you focus on the central ideas in economics today.

Table of contents

PART 1: INTRODUCTION
1. The Nature of Economics
2. Scarcity and the World of Trade-Offs
3. Demand and Supply
4. Extensions of Demand and Supply Analysis
5. Public Spending and Public Choice
6. Funding the Public Sector

PART 2: INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS AND ECONOMIC GROWTH
7. The Macroeconomy: Unemployment, Inflation, and Deflation
8. Measuring the Economy’s Performance
9. Global Economic Growth and Development

PART 3: REAL GDP DETERMINATION AND FISCAL POLICY
10. Real GDP and the Price Level in the Long Run
11. Classical and Keynesian Macro Analyses
12. Consumption, Real GDP, and the Multiplier
13. Fiscal Policy
14. Deficit Spending and the Public Debt

PART 4: MONEY, STABILIZATION, AND GROWTH
15. Money, Banking, and Central Banking
16. Domestic and International Dimensions of Monetary Policy
17. Stabilization in an Integrated World Economy
18. Policies and Prospects for Global Economic Growth

PART 8: GLOBAL ECONOMICS
32. Comparative Advantage and the Open Economy
33. Exchange Rates and the Balance of Payments

Published by Pearson (May 5th 2020) - Copyright © 2021