9780321246042

Microeconomics with MyEconLab Student Access Kit

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321246042

  • ISBN10:

    0321246047

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2005
  • Publisher: Addison Wesley
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Summary

Like a lens that brings the indistinct into focus, Parkin's Microe conomics introduces students to the art of seeing the invisible, teaching them interpret the story told by the economic indicators, uncover meaning hidden in the headlines, and gain a clear vision through economic analysis. An inspired teacher and crystal-clear writer, Michael Parkin has long been dedicated to helping students discover and apply the timeless principles of economics. Parkin invites students to: See and understand the issues of our time in the brightest light, with the most compelling examples and clearest explanation. Visualize economic principles in action using a widely acclaimed approach to graphical analysis. Gain perspective on current economic events and today's principal economic thinkers through a series of carefully crafted features.

Table of Contents

Introduction
What Is Economics?
The Economic Problem
How Markets Work
Demand and Supply
Elasticity
Efficiency and Equity
Markets in Action
Households' Choices
Utility and Demand
Possibilities, Preferences, and Choices
Firms And Markets
Organizing Production
Output and Costs
Perfect Competition
Monopoly
Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly
Market Failure And Government
Regulation and Antitrust Law
Externalities
Public Goods and Common Resources
Factor Markets, Inequality, And Uncertainty
Demand and Supply in Factor Markets
Economic Inequality
Uncertainty and Information
The Global Economy
Trading with the World
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