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' Microeconomics provides a serious, analytical approach to the discipline by introducing the main ideas and then developing those ideas with the latest research, policy, and data. The result is that readers learn to apply economics the way real economists do, by evaluating the decisions in their personal and professional lives.

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.

For all readers interested in microeconomics.'

About the Author

Michael Parkin studied economics in England and began his university teaching career immediately after graduating with a B.A. from the University of Leicester. He is a past president of the Canadian Economics Association and has served on the editorial boards of the American Economic Review and the Journal of Monetary Economics. His research on macroeconomics, monetary economics, and international economics has resulted in more than 160 publications in journals and edited volumes, including the American Economic Review, the Journal of Political Economy, the Review of Economic Studies, the Journal of Monetary Economics, and the Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction

Chapter 1: What is Economics?

Chapter 2: The Economic Problem

Part 2: How Markets Work

Chapter 3: Demand and Supply

Chapter 4: Elasticity

Chapter 5: Efficiency and Equity

Chapter 6: Government Actions in Markets

Chapter 7: Global Markets in Action

Part 3: Households’ Choices

Chapter 8: Utility and Demand

Chapter 9: Possibilities, Preferences, and Choices

Part 4: Firms and Markets

Chapter 10: Organizing Production

Chapter 11: Output and Costs

Chapter 12: Perfect Competition

Chapter 13: Monopoly

Chapter 14: Monopolistic Competition

Chapter 15: Oligopoly

Part 5: Market Failure and Government

Chapter 16: Externalities

Chapter 17: Public Goods and Common Resources

Part 6: Factor Markets, Inequality, and Uncertainty

Chapter 18: Markets for Factors of Production

Chapter 19: Economic Inequality

Chapter 20: Uncertainty and Information

Product Details

ISBN:
9780321416605
Author:
Parkin, Michael
Publisher:
Academic Internet Publishers
Author:
Parkin
Author:
Pearson Education
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Subject:
Economics - Microeconomics
Subject:
Economics - General
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
8
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
MyEconLab Series
Publication Date:
June 2007
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.93x8.29x.80 in. 2.41 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , ' Microeconomics provides a serious, analytical approach to the discipline by introducing the main ideas and then developing those ideas with the latest research, policy, and data. The result is that readers learn to apply economics the way real economists do, by evaluating the decisions in their personal and professional lives.

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.

For all readers interested in microeconomics.'

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