Written by an award-winning educator and a highly respected macroeconomist, this best-selling introduction to economics succeeds in getting students to think like economists. All points of theory are presented through "stories, graphs, and equations," a pedagogical tool that accommodates the students' varied styles of learning. Known and respected for its accuracy, economic integrity, and comprehensive coverage. A lively writing style, clear explanations, good graphs, relevant examples, and an unparalleled supplements package keep students motivated throughout the course. The new edition can be packaged with the Logal Economics Explorer at a modest cost. PHLIP supported.
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Extensive coverage of policy issues and real world applicationsincluding "Issues and Applications" boxes, international isintegrated throughout the text including "Global Perspective"boxes, new end-of-chapter problem sets, 10 end-of-part case studies with critical thinking questions (each supported by a video) and aunified approach to theory. ABC videos, NYT.From the Back Cover:
This best-selling introduction to economics shows readers that economics is a powerful way of thinking and actually teaches them how to thinklike an economist and how to use economics to interpret world events. Reader-friendly and hands-on in approach, it provides a unified approach to economic theory, issues and policies -- using a variety of methods (stories, graphs, and equations) to present economics principles. Offers exceptionally up-to-date coverage in data, examples, events and topics. Begins with an introduction to economic basics, then explores microeconomics in depth. Considers both consumers and firms (including the capital market and the investment decision); market imperfections and the role of government; and current applied microeconomics issues (public finance; the economics of labor markets and labor unions; and health care, immigration, and urban problems). Integrates global/international concerns/issues throughout. For anyone interested in a solid introduction to microeconomics.
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