Paul T Heyne The economic way of thinking

ISBN 13: 9780057419253

The economic way of thinking

4.03 avg rating
( 105 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780057419253: The economic way of thinking

Appropriate for one-term Principles of Economics courses.

Noted for its clear and informative style, this acclaimed text provides an in-depth discussion of a limited, but crucial set of economic principles and concepts, then applies the se tools of analysis to a wide variety of familiar situations. Heyne and Palmer present conceptually demanding material in a lively, often witty fashion that is both accessible and pertinent for beginning students. The goal of this text is to help students think by developing the key insights into economic theory and applying these insights to numerous real-world examples. This is a relatively high-level introductory book -- without much math.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

Noted for its clear and informative style, this acclaimed text provides an in-depth discussion of a limited, but crucial set of economic principles and concepts, then applies these tools of analysis to a wide variety of familiar situations. Heyne presents conceptually demanding material in a lively, often witty fashion that is both accessible and pertinent for beginning students. The goal of this text is to help students think by developing the key insights into economic theory and applying these insights to numerous real-world examples.

From the Back Cover:

Ideal for those with little or no background in economics, this book provides an in-depth discussion of a limited, but crucial set of economic principles and concepts--then applies these tools of analysis to a wide variety of familiar situations. It presents conceptually demanding material in an informal, lively, often witty fashion and prepares readers to be able to clarify, systematize, and make sense out of the economic "news" and "views" they encounter everyday in newspapers, political messages, etc. It covers sophisticated--but simple--economic theory and features extended applications that challenge customary ways of thinking. The Economic Way of Thinking. Substitutes Everywhere: The Concept of Demand. Opportunity Cost and the Supply of Goods. Supply and Demand: A Process of Cooperation. Supply and Demand: Issues and Applications. Efficiency, Exchange, and Comparative Advantage. Information, Middlemen, and Speculators. Price Setting and the Question of Monopoly. Price Searching. Competition and Government Policy. Profit. The Distribution of Income. Externalities and Conflicting Rights. Markets and Government. The Overall Performance of Economic Systems. The Supply of Money. Monetary and Fiscal Policies. National Policies and International Exchange. Employment and Unemployment. Promoting Economic Growth. Economic Performance and Political Economy. The Limitations of Economics. For anyone wanting an accessible introduction to economic principles and their application to everyday situations.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Paul T. Heyne
Published by Science Research Associates
ISBN 10: 0057419256 ISBN 13: 9780057419253
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Green Earth Books
(Portland, OR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Science Research Associates. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Bookseller Inventory # G0057419256I3N00

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 4.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Heyne, Paul T
Published by Science Research Associates (1980)
ISBN 10: 0057419256 ISBN 13: 9780057419253
Used Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Free Shipping Books
(Toledo, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Science Research Associates, 1980. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. little to no wear, pages are clean. The cover and binding are crisp with next no creases. Bookseller Inventory # 2738532949

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 4.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Heyne, Paul T
Published by Science Research Associates
ISBN 10: 0057419256 ISBN 13: 9780057419253
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Wonder Book
(Frederick, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Science Research Associates. Book Condition: Good. . 3rd edition. Bookseller Inventory # P15F-00717

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 4.19
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Paul T Heyne
Published by Science Research Associates (1980)
ISBN 10: 0057419256 ISBN 13: 9780057419253
Used Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Anybook Ltd.
(Lincoln, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Science Research Associates, 1980. Book Condition: Fair. This book has soft covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Bookseller Inventory # 4208437

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 1.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.82
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Paul T Heyne
Published by Science Research Associates (1980)
ISBN 10: 0057419256 ISBN 13: 9780057419253
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Science Research Associates, 1980. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0057419256

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 8.63
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Paul T. Heyne
ISBN 10: 0057419256 ISBN 13: 9780057419253
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97800574192533.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 10.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds