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A wealth of updates and new applications make this definitive basic economics text more relevant than ever.

Economics: Theory & Practice has been introducing students to vital economic concepts, institutions, relationships, and terminology through eight successful editions. Updated with the most current qualitative data, the Ninth Edition features new content and applications designed to connect economics concepts to real-world conditions and better prepare students in their classes, everyday lives, and today's evolving business environment.

In this latest edition, the authors have added valuable insights into green economics and how effective business practices must incorporate environmental awareness.

Other features of the 9th Edition include:

  • Full integration of twenty-plus new Applications
  • Thoroughly updated chapters with the most current qualitative data
  • New Critical Thinking Cases at the end of each chapter to show how concepts are applied
  • New Up for Debate sections that examine the diverse sides of current economic issues'
  • Test Your Understanding boxes which reinforce key concepts and material
  • Flexibility in approach, instructor-friendly in structure, and student-friendly in language

Synopsis:

The ninth edition introduces business professionals to basic economic concepts, institutions, relationships, and terminology. It has been updated with the most current qualitative data. Over 20 new applications have been added that help them connect economics to real-world experiences. They’ll gain insight into green economics and how business and the environment are related. Critical Thinking Cases are presented at the end of the chapter to show how concepts are applied. Up for Debate sections also examine the different sides of current economic issues. These updates prepare business professionals to apply their economic knowledge in the field.

Table of Contents

PART ONE: Introduction to Economics.

Chapter 1 Introduction Economics.

Chapter 2 Economic Decision Making and Economic Systems.

Chapter 3 Demand, Supply, and Price Determination.

PART TWO: The Macroeconomy.

Chapter 4 Goals and Problems of the Macroeconomy: Employment, Prices, and Production.

Chapter 5 Foundations of the Macroeconomy.

Chapter 6 The Role of Government in the Macroeconomy.

Chapter 7 Money, Financial Institutions, and the Federal Reserve.

Chapter 8 Money Creation, Monetary Theory, and Monetary Policy.

Chapter 9 Macroeconomic Viewpoints and Models.

PART THREE: The Microeconomy.

Chapter 10 Household and Businesses: An Overview.

Chapter 11 Benefits, Costs, and Maximization.

Chapter 12 Production and the Costs of Production.

Chapter 13 Competition and Market Structures.

Chapter 14 Government and the Markets.

Chapter 15 Labor Markets, Unions, and the Distribution of Income.

PART FOUR: The International Economy.

Chapter 16 International Trade.

Chapter 17 International Finance.

Glossary.

Answers to "Test Your Understanding".

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470450093
Subtitle:
Theory and Practice
Author:
Welch, Patrick J.
Author:
Welch, Gerry F.
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Publisher:
Wiley
Subject:
Economics - General
Subject:
Education-General
Subject:
General & Introductory Economics
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20091124
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
560
Dimensions:
9.80x7.90x.80 in. 1.95 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The ninth edition introduces business professionals to basic economic concepts, institutions, relationships, and terminology. It has been updated with the most current qualitative data. Over 20 new applications have been added that help them connect economics to real-world experiences. They’ll gain insight into green economics and how business and the environment are related. Critical Thinking Cases are presented at the end of the chapter to show how concepts are applied. Up for Debate sections also examine the different sides of current economic issues. These updates prepare business professionals to apply their economic knowledge in the field.
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