Economics of Social Issues

by ;
  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 21st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 9/1/2015
  • Publisher: MCGRAW-HILL

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • We Buy This Book Back!
    In-Store Credit: $80.64
    Check/Direct Deposit: $76.80
List Price: $213.98 Save up to $139.09
  • Rent Book $74.89
    Add to Cart Free Shipping


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Rental and eBook copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Table of Contents

1.Alleviating Human Misery: The Role of Economic Reasoning

2.Economic Systems, Resource Allocation, and Social Well-Being: Lessons from China’s Transition

3.Government Control of Prices in Mixed Systems: What Are the Actual Outcomes?

4.Pollution Problems: Must We Foul Our Own Nests?

5.Economics of Crime and Its Prevention: How Much Is Too Much?

6.The Economics of Education: Crisis and Reform

7.Poverty Problems and Discrimination: Why Are So Many Still So Poor?

8.The Economics of Monopoly Power: Who Does What to Whom?

9.The Economics of Professional Sports: What Is the Real Score?

10.Competition in the Global Marketplace: Should We Protect Ourselves From International Trade?

11.Economic Growth: Why Is the Economic Road So Bumpy?

12.Money, Banking, and the Financial System: Old Problems with New Twists

13.Unemployment and Inflation: Can We Find a Balance?

14.Government Spending, Taxation, and the National Debt: Who Wins and Who Loses?

15.Social Security and Medicare: How Secure Is Our Safety Net for the Elderly?

Rewards Program

Write a Review