9780538868761

Basic Economics

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  • ISBN13:

    9780538868761

  • ISBN10:

    0538868767

  • Edition: 11th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/17/1997
  • Publisher: South-Western College Pub
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Summary

This text is ideal for a one-term survey course in economics. It is geared towards students in liberal arts, business, pre-professional, teacher education, agricultural, and other programs who will take only one course in economics. It combines both macro and microeconomic topics in a streamlined, 19-chapter format that can be easily covered in one semester or quarter.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Nature and Scope of Economics
1(11)
Chapter 2 Scarcity and Choice
12(15)
Chapter 3 The U.S. Economic System
27(19)
Chapter 4 The Circular Flow Model
46(16)
Chapter 5 Price: The Role of Demand and Supply
62(22)
Chapter 6 Production, Cost, and Profit
84(16)
Chapter 7 Perfect Competition
100(14)
Chapter 8 Imperfect Competition
114(26)
Chapter 9 Money in the U.S. Economy
140(22)
Chapter 10 The Federal Reserve and the Money Supply
162(26)
Chapter 11 Measuring Output and Income in the United States
188(18)
Chapter 12 Macroeconomic Models and Analysis
206(21)
Chapter 13 Employment
227(20)
Chapter 14 Income Distribution
247(20)
Chapter 15 Business Cycles
267(16)
Chapter 16 Macroeconomic Policies
283(28)
Chapter 17 Taxation, Budgetary Policy, and the National Debt
311(27)
Chapter 18 International Trade and Aid
338(29)
Chapter 19 The Balance of International Payments
367(22)
Glossary 389(10)
Index 399

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