Steven M. Sheffrin, Stephen J. Perez Osollivan
Pearson Education; 9th global edition (2018)
Economics: Principles; Applications; and Tools 9th edition global (PDF) introduces students to the basic concepts of economics with timely; engaging stories and applications. Many times; college students enter their first economics course hoping to gain a better understanding of the world around them; but often they leave with many of their questions unanswered. Economics: Principles; Applications; and Tools 9e is built upon the author’s philosophy of using basic concepts of economics to explain a wide variety of timely; engaging; real-world economic applications.
The 9th Edition incorporates updated data and figures; while also emphasizing current topics of interest–including the severe economic downturn of recent years and the latest developments in economic thinking. It also includes newly refined Learning Objectives that introduce the concepts explored in each chapter; along with new applications and chapter-opening stories related to the most up-to-date developments in both microeconomics and macroeconomics.
Note: This is the global version of Economics: Principles; Applications; and Tools 9th edition. Only the PDF is included with this purchase. No online codes are included
Table of contents
Table of contents :
I. Introduction and Key Principles1. Introduction: What Is Economics?2. The Key Principles of Economics 3. Exchange and Markets 4. Demand, Supply, and Market Equilibrium II. The Basic Concepts in Macroeconomics5. Measuring a Nation’s Production and Income 6. Unemployment and Inflation III. The Economy in the Long Run7. The Economy at Full Employment 8. Why Do Economies Grow? IV. Economic Fluctuations and Fiscal Policy9. Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply 10. Fiscal Policy 11. The Income- Expenditure Model 12. Investment and Financial Markets V. Money, Banking, and Monetary Policy13. Money and the Banking System 14. The Federal Reserve and Monetary Policy VI. Inflation, Unemployment, and Economic Policy15. Modern Macroeconomics: From the Short Run to the Long Run 16. The Dynamics of Inflation and Unemployment 17. Macroeconomic Policy Debates VII. The International Economy18. International Trade and Public Policy 19. The World of International Finance VIII. A Closer Look at Demand and Supply20. Elasticity: A Measure of Responsiveness 21. Market Efficiency and Government Intervention 22. Consumer Choice: Utility Theory and Insights from Neuroscience IX. Market Structures and Pricing23. Production Technology and Cost 24. Perfect Competition 25. Monopoly and Price Discrimination 26. Market Entry and Monopolistic Competition 27. Oligopoly and Strategic Behavior 28. Controlling Market Power: Antitrust and Regulation X. Externalities and Information29. Imperfect Information: Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard 30. Public Goods and Public Choice 31. External Costs and Environmental Policy XI. The Labor Market and Income Distribution32. The Labor Market and the Distribution of Income