Offering a uniquely modern presentation of macroeconomics, this brand-new text makes it easy for instructors to emphasize a solid microfoundations, real-business cycle approach. In the all-new MACROECONOMICS: A MODERN APPROACH, leading economist and proven author Robert J. Barro couples his extraordinary command of growth, equilibrium, and business cycles with a focus on microfoundations to create a groundbreaking new macroeconomics textbook steeped in real-world application. Accessibly written and extremely student friendly, the book is packed with current policy and data examples, reflecting the author's extensive research in the field. The book also includes captivating boxed features, challenging exercises, and innovative online resources like CengageNOW, which enables students to create personalized learning paths and equips instructors with tools to easily assign, grade, and record homework and quizzes. Covering growth theory more completely than any other text, MACROECONOMICS delivers a unified model of macroeconomics that serves well for economics majors and nonmajors alike.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Born in New York City, Robert Barro moved to Los Angeles, where he studied undergraduate physics at Caltech, including classes from the famous Richard Feynman. He changed his focus to economics for graduate school at Harvard University. Dr. Barro returned to Harvard as a professor in 1987. He recently served as president of the Western Economic Association and vice president of the American Economic Association. In addition to academic research, Professor Barro is an accomplished writer for the popular press. He worked as a viewpoint columnist for BUSINESSWEEK from 1998 to 2006 and contributing editor of THE WALL STREET JOURNAL from 1991 to 1998.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description South-Western College Pub. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0324178107 New US Student Edition. No Online Access code with this book. FOR QUICK DELIVERY PLEASE CHOOSE EXPEDITED SHIPPING. Standard/media mail MIGHT take up to 14 days from Ohio. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1020327
Book Description South-Western College Pub, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0324178107
Book Description South-Western College Pub, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110324178107
Book Description South-Western College Pub, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # VIB0324178107
Book Description South-Western College Pub 2007-01-03, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. 0324178107. Bookseller Inventory # 680500
Book Description Book Condition: New. New. Bookseller Inventory # S-0324178107