Macroeconomics: a European Text by Michael BurdaMacroeconomics: a European Text by Michael Burda

Macroeconomics: a European Text

byMichael Burda, Charles Wyplosz

Paperback | July 1, 2017

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Macroeconomics teaches students to be young economists, providing a contemporary approach to the subject and a wealth of real-life case studies to allow students to understand how economics works in practice. Responding to the financial crisis, this text explains the modern approach to macroeconomics with simplicity and rigour, while retaining the focus on particular characteristics of the European economy. The authors analyse different theoretical approaches and contextualise theory with up-to-datemonetary policy examples. Helpful learning features throughout the text including; boxes, chapter summaries, key concepts, end of chapter exercises, and essay questions, support students' learning, and the book is accompanied by an extensive Online Resource Centre designed to help students take their learning further. Online Resource Centre: Student Resources: * Sample exam questions* Multiple choice questions* Review questions* Web appendices* Web links Lecturer Resources: * Power Point slides * Excel based exercises for macroeconomic modelling* Lecture plans* Case studies* Revision questions* Solutions to end-of-chapter exercises* Test bank* VLE cartridge
Michael Burda is Professor of Economics at Humboldt University, Berlin. Charles Wyplosz is Professor of Economics at The Graduate Institute, Geneva.
Title:Macroeconomics: a European TextFormat:PaperbackDimensions:592 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.03 inPublished:July 1, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198737513

ISBN - 13:9780198737513

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Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction to Macroeconomics1. What is Macroeconomics?2. Macroeconomic AccountsPart II: The Macroeconomy in the Long Run3. The Fundamentals of Economic Growth4. Labour Markets and Unemployment5. Money, Prices, and Exchange Rates in the Long RunPart III: The Macroeconomy in the Short Run: the Building Blocks6. Borrowing, Lending, and Budget Constraints7. Asset Markets8. Private Sector Demand: Consumption and Investment9. Money and the Demand for Money10. The Supply of Money and Monetary PolicyPart IV: Macroeconomic Equilibrium11. Macroeconomic Equilibrium in the Short Run12. International Capital Flows and Macroeconomic Equilibrium13. Output, Employment, and Inflation14. Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply15. The Exchange RatePart V: Macroeconomic Policy in a Global Economy16. Demand Management Policies17. Fiscal Policy, Debt, and Seigniorage18. Policies for the Long Run19. The Architecture of the International Monetary System20. Epilogue

Editorial Reviews

"Macroeconomics is easy to read, covers the most important content, and always stays in touch with real world economics; including the latest economic approaches and findings" --Professor Marcus Sidki, Ludwigshafen University of Applied Sciences