ISBN-10:
1260506940
ISBN-13:
9781260506945
Pub. Date:
01/30/2019
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Loose Leaf for Economics / Edition 11

Loose Leaf for Economics / Edition 11

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Overview

Colander’s Economics 10e is specifically designed to help today’s students succeed in the principles of economics course and grasp economic concepts they can apply in their daily lives. Colander’s trademark colloquial approach focuses on modern economics, institutions, history, and modeling, and is organized around learning objectives to make it easier for students to understand the material and for instructors to build assignments within Connect. Through Connect and Smartbook students will find engaging activities, helpful tutorial videos, and learning resources at that moment of need.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781260506945
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 01/30/2019
Edition description: 11th ed.
Pages: 1968
Sales rank: 966,498
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

David Colander is Distinguished College Professor at Middlebury College. He has authored, coauthored, or edited over 40 books and over 150 articles on a wide range of economic topics.

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 Contents

PART 1: INTRODUCTION: THINKING LIKE AN ECONOMIST
1 Economics and Economic Reasoning
2 The Production Possibilities Model, Trade, and Globalization
3 Economic Institutions
4 Supply and Demand
5 Using Supply and Demand


PART II: MICROECONOMICS
THE POWER OF TRADITIONAL ECONOMIC MODELS
6 Describing Supply and Demand: Elasticities
7 Taxation and Government Intervention
8 Market Failure versus Government Failure
8W Politics and Economics: The Case of Agricultural Markets


INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC POLICY ISSUES
9 Comparative Advantage, Exchange Rates, and Globalization
10 International Trade Policy


PRODUCTION AND COST ANALYSIS
11 Production and Cost Analysis I
12 Production and Cost Analysis II


MARKET STRUCTURE
13 Perfect Competition
14 Monopoly and Monopolist Competition
15 Oligopoly and Antitrust
16 Real-World Competition and Technology


FACTOR MARKETS
17 Work and the Labor Market
17W Nonwage and Asset Income: Rents, Profits, and Interest
18 Who Gets What? The Distribution of Income


CHOICE AND DECISION MAKING
19 The Logic of Individual Choice: The Foundation of Supply and Demand
20 Game Theory, Strategic Decision Making, and Behavioral Economics


MODERN ECONOMIC THINKING
21 Thinking Like a Modern Economist
22 Behavioral Economics and Modern Economic Policy
23 Microeconomic Policy, Economic Reasoning, and Beyond


PART III: MACROECONOMICS
MACROECONOMIC BASICS
24 Economic Growth, Business Cycles, and Unemployment
25 Measuring and Describing the Aggregate Economy


POLICY MODELS
26 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 ECONOMY
28 The Financial Sector and the Economy
29 Monetary Policy
30 Financial Crises, Panics, and Unconventional Monetary Policy


TAXES, BUDGETS, AND FISCAL POLICY
31 Deficits and Debt: The Austerity Debate
32 The Fiscal Policy Dilemma


MACROECONOMIC PROBLEMS
33 Jobs and Unemployment
34 Inflation, Deflation, and Macro Policy


INTERNATIONAL MACROECONOMIC POLICY ISSUES
35 International Financial Policy
36 Macro Policy in a Global Setting
37 Structural Stagnation and Globalization
38 Macro Policy in Developing Countries


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