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Table of Contents
|Getting Acquainted with Economics|
|What Is Economics?|
|The Economy: Myth and Reality|
|The Fundamental Economic Problem: Scarcity and Choice|
|Supply and Demand: An Initial Look|
|The Building Blocks of Demand and Supply|
|Consumer Choice: Individual and Market Demand|
|Demand and Elasticity|
|Production, Inputs, and Cost: Building Blocks for Supply Analysis|
|Output, Price, and Profit: the Importance of Marginal Analysis|
|The Economics of the Stock Market|
|Markets and the Price System|
|The Firm and the Industry under Perfect Competition|
|Between Competition and Monopoly|
|Limiting Market Power: Regulation and Antitrust|
|The Virtues and Limitations of Markets|
|The Case for Free Markets I: the Price System|
|The Shortcomings of Free Markets|
|The Market's Prime Achievement: Innovation and Growth|
|Externalities, the Environment and Natural Resources|
|Taxation and Resource Allocation|
|The Distribution of Income|
|Pricing the Factors of Production|
|Labor and Entrepreneurship: the Human Inputs|
|Poverty, Inequality, and Discrimination|
|International Trade and Comparative Advantage|
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