Principles of Macroeconomics with Connect Access Card

Book & Toy | December 13, 2011

byRobert Frank, Ben Bernanke, Lars Osberg

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The active learning approach of Frank/Bernanke promotes learning through the use of vivid examples, clear, concise explanations, and in-text exercises with solutions. In particular, the worked examples combined with the parallel exercises are a critical element in this approach. The examples stimulate interest and reinforce learning - learning by doing which means that the students are 'actively learning' and the effect of this is that the learning is long lasting.

The Economic Naturalists feature is a distinguishing element of the text and provides current, real-world examples which help students to understand the relevance of economics to their world.

Frank/Bernanke Principles of Macroeconomics, fourth Candadian edition is concise and focuses on core principles -which do most of the work in economics- and by concentrating on these principles, students will leave the course with a solid understanding of economics which will be of value in their lives and future careers.

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The active learning approach of Frank/Bernanke promotes learning through the use of vivid examples, clear, concise explanations, and in-text exercises with solutions. In particular, the worked examples combined with the parallel exercises are a critical element in this approach. The examples stimulate interest and reinforce learning ...

Format:Book & ToyDimensions:10.7 × 8.3 × 0.7 inPublished:December 13, 2011Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:007131895X

ISBN - 13:9780071318952

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Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction

Chapter 1 Why Study Economics

Appendix 1A: Working with Equations, Graphs, and Tables

Chapter 2 Comparative Advantage: The Basis for Exchange

Chapter 3 Supply and Demand: An Introduction

Part 2 Macroeconomics: Issues and Data

Chapter 4 Macroeconomics: The Bird's-Eye View of the Economy

Chapter 5 Measuring Economic Activity: GDP and Unemployment

Chapter 6 Measuring the Price Level and Inflation

Part 3 The Economy in the Short Run

Chapter 7 Short-Term Economic Fluctuations: An Introduction

Chapter 8 Spending and Output in the Short Run

Appendix 8A: An Algebraic Solution of the Basic Keynesian Model
Appendix 8B: The Multiplier in the Basic Keynesian Model

Chapter 9 Central Banking, Commercial Banking and Money

Chapter 10 Stabilizing the Economy: The Central Bank and Interest Rate

Chapter 11 The Aggregate Demand Aggregate Supply Model

Chapter 12 Inflation and Output

Chapter 13 Exchange Rates and the Open Economy

Part 4 The Economy in the Long Run

Chapter 14 Economic Growth, Productivity and Living Standards

Chapter 15 International Trade and Trade Policy

Chapter 16 Saving, Capital Formation, and Financial Markets