Essential Foundations Of Economics Plus Mylab Economics With Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package by Robin BadeEssential Foundations Of Economics Plus Mylab Economics With Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package by Robin Bade

Essential Foundations Of Economics Plus Mylab Economics With Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package

byRobin Bade, Michael Parkin

Book & Toy | February 24, 2017

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An engaging, practice-oriented approach to understanding core economic principles

Essential Foundations of Economics , 8th Edition introduces readers to the economic principles they can use to navigate the financial decisions of their futures. Each chapter concentrates on a manageable number of ideas, usually 3 to 4, with each reinforced several times throughout the text. This patient approach helps guide individuals through unfamiliar terrain and focus them on the most important concepts.


The text does four core things to help readers grasp and apply economic principles: it motivates with compelling issues and questions, focuses on core ideas, offers concise points, and encourages learning with activities and practice questions. After completing this text, readers will have the foundational knowledge of how the economy works and can apply it to their lives going forward.


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Robin Bade was an undergraduate at the University of Queensland, Australia, where she earned degrees in mathematics and economics. After a spell teaching high school math and physics, she enrolled in the PhD program at the Australian National University, from which she graduated from in 1970. She has held faculty appointments at the ...
Title:Essential Foundations Of Economics Plus Mylab Economics With Pearson Etext -- Access Card PackageFormat:Book & ToyDimensions:624 pages, 10.7 × 8.4 × 0.9 inPublished:February 24, 2017Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction

1. Getting Started  

2. The U.S. and Global Economies

3. The Economic Problem

4. Demand and Supply

Part 2: A Closer Look at Markets 

5. Elasticities of Demand and Supply

6. Efficiency and Fairness of Markets  

7. Government Actions in Markets

8. Global Markets in Action

9. Externalities: Pollution, Education, and Healthcare

Part 3: Prices, Profits, and Industry Performance

10. Production and Cost

11. Perfect Competition

12. Monopoly

13. Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly

Part 4: Monitoring the Macroeconomy

14. GDP: A Measure of Total Production and Income

15. Jobs and Unemployment

16. The CPI and the Cost of Living

Part 5: Understanding the Macroeconomy 

17. Potential GDP and Economic Growth

18. Money and Inflation

19. Aggregate Supply and Aggregate Demand

20. Fiscal Policy and Monetary Policy