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|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing|
|Edition description:||11th ed.|
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About the Author
He earned his B.A. at Columbia College and his M.Phil. and Ph.D. at Columbia University. He also studied at the University of Birmingham in England and at Wilhelmsburg Gymnasium in Germany. Professor Colander has taught at Columbia University, Vassar College, the University of Miami, and Princeton University as the Kelley Professor of Distinguished Teaching. He has also been a consultant to Time-Life Films, a consultant to Congress, a Brookings Policy Fellow, and Visiting Scholar at Nuffield College, Oxford.
He has been president of both the History of Economic Thought Society and the Eastern Economics Association. He has also served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Economic Perspectives, The Journal of Economic Education, The Journal of Economic Methodology, The Journal of the History of Economic Thought, The Journal of Socio-Economics, and The Eastern Economic Journal. He has been chair of the AEA Committee on Electronic Publishing, a member of the AEA Committee on Economic Education, and is currently the associate editor for content of the Journal of Economic Education.
He is married to a pediatrician, Patrice. In their spare time, the Colanders designed and built an oak post-and-beam house on a ridge overlooking the Green Mountains to the east and the Adirondacks to the west. The house is located on the site of a former drive-in movie theater. (They replaced the speaker poles with fruit trees and used the I-beams from the screen as support for the second story of the carriage house and the garage.) They now live in both Florida and Vermont.
Table of ContentsPART 1: INTRODUCTION: THINKING LIKE AN ECONOMIST1 Economics and Economic Reasoning2 The Production Possibilities Model, Trade, and Globalization 3 Economic Institutions 4 Supply and Demand5 Using Supply and Demand
PART II: MICROECONOMICSTHE POWER OF TRADITIONAL ECONOMIC MODELS6 Describing Supply and Demand: Elasticities 7 Taxation and Government Intervention 8 Market Failure versus Government Failure8W Politics and Economics: The Case of Agricultural Markets
INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC POLICY ISSUES9 Comparative Advantage, Exchange Rates, and Globalization 10 International Trade Policy
PRODUCTION AND COST ANALYSIS11 Production and Cost Analysis I 12 Production and Cost Analysis II
MARKET STRUCTURE13 Perfect Competition 14 Monopoly and Monopolist Competition15 Oligopoly and Antitrust16 Real-World Competition and Technology
FACTOR MARKETS17 Work and the Labor Market 17W Nonwage and Asset Income: Rents, Profits, and Interest18 Who Gets What? The Distribution of Income
CHOICE AND DECISION MAKING19 The Logic of Individual Choice: The Foundation of Supply and Demand 20 Game Theory, Strategic Decision Making, and Behavioral Economics
MODERN ECONOMIC THINKING21 Thinking Like a Modern Economist22 Behavioral Economics and Modern Economic Policy23 Microeconomic Policy, Economic Reasoning, and Beyond
PART III: MACROECONOMICSMACROECONOMIC BASICS24 Economic Growth, Business Cycles, and Unemployment 25 Measuring and Describing the Aggregate Economy
POLICY MODELS26 The Keynesian Short-Run Policy Model: Demand-Side Policies 26W The Multiplier Model 27 The Classical Long-Run Policy Model: Growth and Supply-Side Policies
FINANCE, MONEY, AND THE ECONOMY28 The Financial Sector and the Economy 29 Monetary Policy 30 Financial Crises, Panics, and Unconventional Monetary Policy
TAXES, BUDGETS, AND FISCAL POLICY31 Deficits and Debt: The Austerity Debate32 The Fiscal Policy Dilemma
MACROECONOMIC PROBLEMS33 Jobs and Unemployment 34 Inflation, Deflation, and Macro Policy
INTERNATIONAL MACROECONOMIC POLICY ISSUES35 International Financial Policy 36 Macro Policy in a Global Setting 37 Structural Stagnation and Globalization38 Macro Policy in Developing Countries