Author: Michael L. Katz,Harvey S. Rosen

Publisher: Irwin Professional Publishing

ISBN: 9780071153546

Category: Microeconomics

Page: 656

View: 7417

This text emphasizes a modern approach to microeconomics by integrating new topics in microeconomic theory and making them accessible to students. These topics include risk and uncertainty, assymetric information and game theory. Traditional topics are also treated in a clear way with solid applications. Modifications have been made to the text in this edition, these include new information on the theory of the firm, specifically the coverage of cost, and examples are included throughout the text to reinforce the material presented.

Business Economics

A Contemporary Approach

Author: Peter E. Earl,Tim Wakeley

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

ISBN: 9780077103927

Category: Business enterprises

Page: 561

View: 9062

Designed for both undergraduates and MBA students taking their first course in business economics, this text focuses on introducing students to economics as a framework for understanding business. It is structured around problems that decision-makers face, such as rejuvenating the firm in the face of declining demand.


Author: David K. H. Begg,Stanley Fischer,Rudiger Dornbusch

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780077107758

Category: Economics

Page: 674

View: 4957

This is a text for all students of introductory economics at undergraduate or postexperience level. It may be used for a one year course and includes a recommended contents outline for a shortened or modular course.

Economics and Management of Organizations

Co-ordination, Motivation and Strategy

Author: George Hendrikse

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Europe

ISBN: 9780077099923

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 507

View: 2172

The exciting developments that have occurred in economic organisational theory, up until now discussed in technical journals, are made accessible to undergraduate students of Strategic Economics modules in a clearly structured format. With coverage of contemporary issues, authoritative references, numerous applications, exercises and problems - all accompanied by invaluable website-based resources - this book provides a sound introduction to economics, organization and management.

Macroeconomics (Canadian Edition)

Author: N. Gregory Mankiw,William M. Scarth

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 1429234903

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 600

View: 922

Mankiw's masterful text covers the field as accessibly and concisely as possible, in a way that emphasizes the relevance of macroeconomics's classical roots and its current practice. Featuring the latest data, new case studies focused on recent events, and a number of significant content updates, the Fourth Edition takes the Mankiw legacy even further. It offers the clearest, most up-to-date, most accessible course in macroeconomics in the most concise presentation possible.

The Economics of European Integration

Author: Richard Baldwin,Charles Wyplosz

Publisher: McGraw-Hill (canada)

ISBN: 9780077169657

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 560

View: 2268

Now in its 5th edition, the Economics of European Integration guides students through the facts, theories and controversies surrounding the dynamics of European economics. With clear and comprehensive discussions about European history, law, institutions, politics and policies, students are encouraged to explore and analyse the contemporary status of integration within the European Union. Designed for students taking modules in European economics, the text provides in-depth analysis of economics arguments with examples, illustrations and questions to help bring this thought-provoking subject to life.


Author: C. W. Morgan,Michael L. Katz,Harvey S. Rosen

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780077121778

Category: Microeconomics

Page: 749

View: 2331

Microeconomics, 2nd European Edition offers comprehensive and accessible coverage of microeconomic theory, explaining how this is used to analyse and evaluate contemporary market systems. The book draws on relevant real world examples to highlight how theory can help to solve or understand a range of problems and is a central basis for thinking like an economist.

Microeconomics For Dummies

Author: Lynne Pepall,Peter Antonioni,Manzur Rashid

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119184401

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 336

View: 1767

Your no-nonsense guide to microeconomics The study of microeconomics isn't for the faint of heart. Fortunately, Microeconomics For Dummies is here to help make this tough topic accessible to the masses. If you're a business or finance major looking to supplement your college-level microeconomics coursework—or a professional who wants to expand your general economics knowledge into the microeconomics area—this friendly and authoritative guide will take your comprehension of the subject from micro to macro in no time! Cutting through confusing jargon and complemented with tons of step-by-step instructions and explanations, it helps you discover how real individuals and businesses use microeconomics to analyze trends from the bottom up in order to make smart decisions. Snagging a job as an economist is fiercely competitive—and highly lucrative. Having microeconomics under your belt as you work toward completing your degree will put you head and shoulders above the competition and set you on the course for career advancement once you land a job. So what are you waiting for? Analyze small-scale market mechanisms Determine the elasticity of products within the market systems Decide upon an efficient way to allocate goods and services Score higher in your microeconomics class Everything you need to make microeconomics your minion is a page away!

Principles of Economics

Author: Kate Antonovics,Ben Bernanke,Robert Frank

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

ISBN: 0073534145

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 896

View: 9881

Authors Bob Frank, Ben Bernanke, and introducing Kate Antonovics from the University of California San Diego, present a coherent short list of core principles in introductory economics and reinforce them by illustrating and applying each in numerous contexts. With engaging questions, explanations and exercises, the authors help students relate economic principles to a host of everyday experiences such as going to the ATM or purchasing airline tickets. Throughout this process, the authors encourage students to become “economic naturalists:” people who employ basic economic principles to understand and explain what they observe in the world around them. Principles of Economics, sixth edition, is thoroughly integrated with the adaptive digital tools available in McGraw-Hill’s LearnSmart Advantage Suite, proven to increase student engagement and success in the course.

Business Economics

Author: Andrew Gillespie

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199657998

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 492

View: 4235

Featuring top practitioners from organizations including Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Simon-Kucher & Partners and Mission Burrito, Business Economics offers students real insight into how economics is used in business and why it is relevant to their future careers. Renowned for its engaging style and clarity of explanation, students are carefully guided through economic concepts and models, with stimulating examples and questions to reinforce learning and test understanding. Video walkthroughs help explain more difficult economic concepts and give readers the opportunity to go back over what they have learnt. Packed full of engaging and topical cases which students can easily relate to, the author considers economics in the context of business and management, equipping students with the tools necessary to apply economics to business issues and decisions. New to this edition New insights from top business practitioners explaining how economics is used in their day to day work Increased coverage of macro economics and game theory Updated coverage of the financial crisis, integrated throughout the chapters Tips from business practitioners on the essential skills and attributes required in the workplace Fully updated examples and cases to illustrate economics in business

Advanced Microeconomic Theory

Author: Geoffrey Alexander Jehle,Philip J. Reny

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780273731917

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 672

View: 8342

Rev. ed. of: Advanced microeconomic theory. 2nd ed. 2001.

Economics Express: Microeconomics

Author: Stuart Wall

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 0273776053

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 9977

Welcome to Economics Express – a series of short books to help you: · take exams with confidence · prepare and deliver successful assignments · understand quickly · revise and prepare effectively. As you embark on your economic journey, this series of books will be your helpful companion. They are not meant to replace your lectures, textbooks, seminars or any other sources suggested by your lecturers. Rather, as you come to an exam or an assignment, they will help you to revise and prepare effectively. Whatever form your assessment might take, each book in the series will help you to build up the skills and knowledge you will need to maximise your performance. Each topic-based chapter will outline the key information and analysis, provide sample questions with responses, and give you the assessment advice and exam tips you will need to produce effective assessments based on these core topics. A companion website provides supporting resources for self testing, assessment, exam practice and answers to questions in the book. Stuart Wall is series editor and Professor of Business and Economics Education. He is one of the UK’s leading authors across a wide range of economic areas, with many of his textbooks translated into Chinese, Russian and other foreign languages. Stuart has extensive experience of assessing students’ work in economics from many UK and overseas universities.

Optimization in Economic Theory

Author: Avinash K. Dixit

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 9780198772101

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 188

View: 7914

Building on a base of simple economic theory and elementary linear algebra and calculus, this broad treatment of static and dynamic optimization methods discusses the importance of shadow prices, and reviews functions defined by solutions of optimization problems. Recently revised and expanded, the second edition will be a valuable resource for upper level undergraduate and graduate students.


Author: Stephen D. Williamson

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 9780321416582

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 692

View: 5951

Williamson’sMacroeconomicsuses a thoroughly modern approach that is consistent with the way that macroeconomic research is conducted today. Introduction and Measurement Issues:Introduction; Measurement: National Income Accounting, Prices, Saving, and Labor Markets; Business Cycle Measurement.A One-Period Model of the Macroeconomy:Consumer and Firm Behavior: The Work-Leisure Decision and Profit Maximization; A Closed-Economy One-Period Macroeconomic Model.Economic Growth:Economic Growth: Malthus and Solow; Income Disparity Among Countries and Endogenous Growth.Savings, Investment, and Government Deficits:A Two-Period Model: The Consumption Savings Decision and Credit Markets; A Real Intemporal Model with Investment.Money and Business Cycles:A Monetary Intertemporal Model: Money, Prices, and Monetary Policy; Market-Clearing Models of the Business Cycle; Keynesian Business Cycle Theory: Sticky Wages and Prices.International Macroeconomics:International Trade in Goods and Assets; Money in the Open Economy.Topics in Macroeconomics:Money, Inflation, and Banking; Unemployment: Search and Efficiency Wages; Inflation, the Phillips Curve, and Central Bank Commitment. Mathematical Appendix. For all readers interested in macroeconomics.

Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Economic Policy

Essays in Honour of Malcolm Sawyer

Author: P. Arestis

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 0230313752

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 296

View: 4662

Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Economic Policy are at the core of research and study in economics. The essays in this volume have been specifically commissioned and brought together to celebrate the work of Malcolm Sawyer, who has made substantial contributions in these areas.

Microeconomics with Calculus

Author: Jeffrey M. Perloff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780273789987

Category: Calculus

Page: 800

View: 2810

This text uses calculus, algebra, and graphs to present microeconomic theory using actual examples, and then encourages students to apply the theory to analyse real-world problems. This 2nd edition has been substantially updated and revised, and is now offered with MyEconLab.

Microeconomics, Global Edition

Author: Robert Pindyck,Daniel Rubinfeld

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781292213316


Page: 784

View: 9545

For Intermediate Microeconomics courses. Microeconomics and its role in decision making and public policy Microeconomics exposes students to topics that play a central role in microeconomics. From game theory and competitive strategy, to the roles of uncertainty and information, and the analysis of pricing by firms with market power, the text helps students understand what's going on in the world of business. It also shows students how microeconomics can be used as a practical tool for decision-making and for designing and understanding public policy. The 9th Edition further illustrates microeconomics' relevance and usefulness with new coverage and examples, and an improved exposition that is clear and accessible as well as lively and engaging. With Microeconomics, readers will be able to fully appreciate how a modern economy functions. MyLabTM Economics not included. Students, if MyLab Economics is a recommended/mandatory component of the course, please ask your instructor for the correct ISBN and course ID. MyLab Economics should only be purchased when required by an instructor. Instructors, contact your Pearson rep for more information. MyLab Economics is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment product designed to personalize learning and improve results. With a wide range of interactive, engaging, and assignable activities, students are encouraged to actively learn and retain tough course concepts.


Author: Stephen D. Williamson

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0134543203

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 720

View: 9178

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For courses in undergraduate Macroeconomics courses. A modern approach to teaching macroeconomics Macroeconomics uses a thoroughly modern approach by building macroeconomic models from microeconomic principles. As such, it is consistent with the way that macroeconomic research is conducted today. This approach allows for deeper insights into economic growth processes and business cycles–the key topics in macroeconomics. An emphasis on microeconomic foundations better integrates the study of macroeconomics with approaches learned in microeconomics and field courses in economics. By following an approach to macroeconomics that is consistent with current macroeconomic research, you become better prepared for advanced study in economics. The 6th Edition captures the latest developments in macroeconomic thinking, applied to recent economic events and developments in macroeconomic policy. With the financial crisis receding, new challenges that macroeconomists and policymakers currently need to address are covered in the text.

Microeconomics: Theory and Applications with Calculus, Global Edition

Author: Jeffrey M. Perloff

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 1292154462

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 784

View: 8990

For courses in microeconomics. Exploring Microeconomics: Formal Theory and Practical Problems Significantly revised and updated with new real-world examples, exercises, and applications, this Fourth Edition of Microeconomics: Theory and Applications with Calculus remains the premiere microeconomics text to marry formal theory with robust, thoroughly analyzed real-world problems. Intended as an intermediate microeconomics text, Perloff introduces economic theory through a combination of calculus, algebra, and graphs. The text integrates estimated, real-world problems and applications, using a step-by-step approach to demonstrate how microeconomic theory can be applied to solve practical problems and policy issues. Compared to other similar texts, the author also places greater emphasis on using contemporary theories--such as game theory and contract theory--to analyze markets. MyEconLab® not included. Students, if MyEconLab is a recommended/mandatory component of the course, please ask your instructor for the correct ISBN and course ID. MyEconLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. MyEconLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment product designed to personalize learning and improve results. With a wide range of interactive, engaging, and assignable activities, students are encouraged to actively learn and retain tough course concepts.