PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS continues to be the most popular and widely used text in the economics classroom. The fifth edition features a strong revision of content in all 36 chapters while maintaining the clear, accessible writing style and precise presentation that are the hallmarks of this highly respected author. Dozens of new applications emphasize the real-world relevance of economics for today’s students through interesting news articles, realistic case studies, and engaging problems. The new edition also features an expanded instructor’s resource package designed to assist in course planning and classroom presentation, as well as full integration of content with Aplia. I have tried to put myself in the position of someone seeing economics for the first time. My goal is to emphasize the material that students should and do find interesting about the study of the economy.--N. Gregory Mankiw. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
In the years since 2007 the U.S. economy has endured a severe financial crisis, a Great Recession, and continuing heavy unemployment. These events have led to increasing discontent among many people contributing to a substantial vote for Bernie Sanders and the election of Donald Trump. Meanwhile, Europe has witnessed the rise of nationalist parties and Brexit. In the face of these problems and events, economics must change. Principles of Macroeconomics: Activist vs. Austerity Policies provides an antidote to the standard macro texts offering multiple points of view instead of one standard line, a fact-based focus on the causes and cures of instability in economics, and an examination of ineq...
Mankiw's Principles of Economics textbooks continue to be the most popular and widely used text in the economics classroom. PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS, 4th Edition features a strong revision of content in all 23 chapters while maintaining the clear and accessible writing style that is the hallmark of the highly respected author. The 4th edition also features an expanded instructor's resource package designed to assist instructors in course planning and classroom presentation and full integration of content with Aplia, the leading online Economics education program. In the 4th edition Greg Mankiw has created a full educational program for students and instructors -- Experience Mankiw 4e. I have tried to put myself in the position of someone seeing economics for the first time. My goal is to emphasize the material that students should and do find interesting about the study of the economy. - N. Gregory Mankiw. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
The study of economics has always been fascinating, yet it is difficult to remember a more exciting or important time in the discipline. This book includes - Macroeconomics and the Economic Perspective; The process system; Households and firms in the labor and capital markets; Measurement of economic output and unemployment; The cost of living and inflation; The full-employment model; Government finance at full employment; The open economy at full employment; Economic growth; Money, the price level, and the federal reserve; Introduction to macroeconomic fluctuations; Aggregate expenditures and income; Aggregate demand and inflation; The federal reserve and interest rates; The role of macroeconomic policy; International trade and trade policy; The international financial system; Policy in the open economy; Development and transition; Inflation and unemployment; Controversies in macroeconomic policy; A student's guide to investing.
Authors Bob Frank, Ben Bernanke, and introducing Kate Antonovics from the University of California San Diego, present a coherent short list of core principles in introductory economics and reinforce them by illustrating and applying each in numerous contexts. With engaging questions, explanations and exercises, the authors help students relate economic principles to a host of everyday experiences such as going to the ATM or purchasing airline tickets. Throughout this process, the authors encourage students to become “economic naturalists:” people who employ basic economic principles to understand and explain what they observe in the world around them. Principles of Macroeconomics, sixth edition, is thoroughly integrated with the adaptive digital tools available in McGraw-Hill’s LearnSmart Advantage Suite, proven to increase student engagement and success in the course.
"This textbook is a concise introduction to macroeconomics. Each chapter links the basics of economic theory with policy formulation on one hand and corporate behaviour on the other. Using examples and data from India it gives an insight into macroeconomic theory and its implications for the economy. This book is aided by simple diagrams, boxes, cases, and examples from real-life situations." "This comprehensive textbook will be useful to students and teachers of courses in economics (honours and general) and business economics at the undergraduate level."--Cover.