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Basic Economics (with InfoTrac 1-Semester, Economic Applications Online Printed Access Card),9780324406931

Basic Economics (with InfoTrac 1-Semester, Economic Applications Online Printed Access Card)



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Table of Contents

The Nature and Scope of Economics
Scarcity and Choice
The U.S. Economic System
Price: The Role of Demand and Supply
Production, Cost, and Profit
Perfect Competition
Imperfect Competition
The Circular-Flow Model
Measuring Output and Income in the United States
Money in the U.S. Economy
The Federal Reserve and the Money Supply
Macroeconomic Models and Analysis
Income Distribution
Business Cycles
Macroeconomic Policies
Taxation, Budgetary Policy, and the National Debt
International Trade and Aid
The Balance of International Payments
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