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Written in an informal colloquial style, this student-friendly Principles of Macroeconomics textbook does not sacrifice intellectual depth in its quest for accessibility. The author's primary concern is to instill "economic sensibility" in the student. Colander emphasizes the intellectual and historical context to which the economic models are applied.Distinguishing features found within Colander's text are: Cutting Edge and Modern Colloquial Style Narrative Focus on Policy Emphasis on the Importance of Institutions and History Focus on Modeling: Economics is a method of reasoning, not truths. Presents Alternative Perspectives in Economics
Table of Contents
|Introduction: Thinking Like an Economist|
|Economics and Economic Reasoning|
|The Production Possibility Model, Trade, and Globalization|
|Supply and Demand|
|Using Supply and Demand|
|Thinking Like a Modern Economist|
|Economic Growth, Business Cycles, Unemployment, and Inflation|
|Measuring the Aggregate Economy|
|The Macroeconomic Framework|
|Growth, Productivity, and the Wealth of Nations|
|The Aggregate Demand/Aggregate Supply Model|
|The Multiplier Model|
|Thinking Like a Modern Macroeconomist|
|Finance, Money, and the Economy|
|The Financial Sector and the Economy|
|Financial Crises, Panics, and Macroeconomic Policy|
|Inflation and the Phillips Curve|
|Taxes, Budgets, and Fiscal Policy|
|Deficits and Debt|
|The Modern Fiscal Policy Dilemma|
|International Policy Issues|
|International Trade Policy, Comparative Advantage, and Outsourcing|
|International Financial Policy|
|Macro Policy in a Global Setting|
|Macro Policies in Developing Countries|
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