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Economics Today: The Macro View Update Edition

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Miller’s Economics TodayThe Macro View  remains committed to providing students with discussion and coverage of the most current issues and events. Given the immense changes in our economy over the past year, we are pleased to provide an updated edition. This updated 15th edition of Economics Today:  The Macro View  addresses the immense economic changes that have occurred recently and discusses the importance of today’s major economic issues.

 

Students learn best when they see concepts applied to examples from their everyday lives.  With an abundance of relentlessly current examples, new chapter openers and revised data in this updated edition, Economics Today:  The Macro View  appeals to today’s diverse student population by presenting ideas clearly, at an accessible level, and in the context of newsworthy applications.

Synopsis:

Miller’s Economics Today: The Macro View remains committed to providing readers with discussion and coverage of the most current issues and events. Given the immense changes in our economy over the past year, the Updated 15th Edition addresses what has occurred and discusses the importance of today’s major economic issues.

About the Author

Roger LeRoy Miller is currently affiliated with the Institute for University Studies in Arlington, Texas. Prior to this affiliation, he has held faculty appointments at the University of Washington at Seattle, the University of Hawaii, Clemson University, and the University of Miami, where he co-founded the Law and Economics Center.    

      

Miller has authored and co-authored a myriad of articles and textbooks. He is the sole author of the best-selling Economics Today text and a co-author of the highly successful Economics of Public Issues.    In addition to his work in academia, Miller has been invited to give talks and lectures across America, Guatemala, Costa Rica, and France. He has also served as a consultant to several law firms and numerous state and federal agencies.

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Table of Contents

Part One: Introduction

Chapter 1: The Nature of Economics

Chapter 2: Scarcity and the World of Trade-Offs

Chapter 3: Demand and Supply

Chapter 4: Extensions of Demand and Supply Analysis

Chapter 5: Public Spending and Public Choice

Chapter 6: Funding the Public Sector

Part Two: Introduction to Macroeconomics and Economic Growth

Chapter 7: The Macroeconomy: Unemployment and Inflation

Chapter 8: Measuring the Economy’s Performance

Chapter 9: Global Economic Growth and Development

Part Three: Real GDP Determination and Fiscal Policy

Chapter 10: Real GDP and the Price Level in the Long Run

Chapter 11: Classical and Keynesian Macro Analyses

Chapter 12: Consumption, Real GDP, and the Multiplier

Chapter 13: Fiscal Policy

Chapter 14: Deficit Spending and the Public Debt

Part Four: Money, Stabilization and Growth

Chapter 15: Money, Banking and Central Banking

Chapter 16: Money Creation, the Demand for Money, and Monetary Policy

Chapter 17: Domestic and International Dimensions of Monetary Policy

Chapter 18: Stabilization in an Integrated World Economy

Chapter 19: Policies and Prospects for Global Economic Growth

Part Five: Global Economics

Chapter 20: Comparative Advantage and the Open Economy

Chapter 21: Exchange Rates and the Balance of Payments

Product Details

ISBN:
9780132139410
Author:
Miller, Roger Leroy
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley Professional
Author:
Miller, Roger LeRoy
Subject:
Economics - General
Subject:
Economics
Subject:
Macroeconomics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Myeconlab
Publication Date:
January 2010
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
648
Dimensions:
8.4 x 9.9 x 0.9 in 1193 gr

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