Princeton University Library Catalog

Economics / Walter J. Wessels.

Author:
Wessels, Walter J. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hauppauge, NY : Barron's, c2000.
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
xiii, 593 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series:
Notes:
Includes index.
Contents:
Essentials of economics. What is economics all about? ; How to use graphs in economics -- Supple and demand: part one -- Supply and demand: part two -- Macroeconomics: aggregate supply and demand. Measuring national output ; Inflation and unemployment ; Introduction to macroeconomics: output, growth, and capital ; Aggregate demand and supply: the key to macroeconomics ; Aggregate demand in the private sector: the Keynesian model ; Aggregate supply and getting to full employment -- Macoeconomics: fiscal and monetary policy. Fiscal policy: government spending and taxation ; The supply of money ; Money and aggregate demand -- Inflation and unemployment ; Rational expectations and other models of the business cycle ; Open-market macroeconomics -- Microeconomics: consumer and cost. Elasticity ; The theory of demand ; Cost and output -- Microeconomics: competition and monopoly. Competitive supply ; Monopolies -- Between monopoly and competition ; Game theory -- Efficiency and regulation -- Microeconomics: what people earn. Factor demand and productivity ; Wages, labor markets, and unions ; Rent, interest, and profits -- Microeconomics: government and the economy. Public choice and externalities ; Government spending and taxation -- International trade. International trade -- Appendix.
Subject(s):
Economics [Browse]
ISBN:
0764112740
LCCN:
99016326
OCLC:
41488595
RCP:
C - S