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With its clear and engaging writing style, ESSENTIALS OF ECONOMICS, 5E, continues to be one of the most popular books on economics available today. Mankiw emphasizes material that you?re likely to find interesting about the economy (particularly if you?re studying economics for the first time), including real-life scenarios, useful facts, and the many ways economic concepts play a role in the decisions you make every day.
Table of Contents
|Ten Principles of Economics|
|Thinking Like an Economist|
|Interdependence and the Gains from Trade|
|How Markets Work|
|The Market Forces of Supply and Demand|
|Elasticity and Its Application|
|Supply, Demand, and Government Policies|
|Markets and Welfare|
|Consumers, Producers, and the Efficiency of Markets|
|Application: The Costs of Taxation|
|Application: International Trade|
|The Economics of The Public Sector|
|Public Goods and Common Resources|
|Firm Behavior and The Organization of Industry|
|The Costs of Production|
|Firms in Competitive Markets|
|The Data of Macroeconomics|
|Measuring a Nation's Income|
|Measuring the Cost of Living|
|The Real Economy in the Long Run|
|Production and Growth|
|Saving, Investment, and the Financial System|
|The Basic Tools of Finance|
|Unemployment and Its Natural Rate|
|Money and Prices in the Long Run|
|The Monetary System|
|Money Growth and Inflation|
|Short-Run Economic Fluctuations|
|Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply|
|The Influence of Monetary and Fiscal Policy on Aggregate Demand|
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