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Economics, Walter J. Wessels

Label
Economics
Title
Economics
Statement of responsibility
Walter J. Wessels
Title variation
  • Barron's economics
  • Business review books economics
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For students or anyone else who needs a refresher course in economics. This updated edition defines and distinguishes between macroeconomics and microeconomics. It demonstrates the uses of graphs and discusses the law of supply and demand, which is fundamental to understanding economic principles. A Macroeconomics section covers topics that include national output, inflation, types and costs of unemployment, aggregate demand and supply, the Keynesian model, fiscal and monetary policy, and open-market macroeconomics. Microeconomics topics covered include monopolies, forces that promote competition, game theory, labor markets and unions, economic profits, government spending, and taxation--Publisher description
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
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Wessels, Walter J
Dewey number
330
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Business review books
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Economics
Label
Economics, Walter J. Wessels
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Business review books
  • Includes index
Bar code
31223123466782
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is economics all about? -- How to use graphs in economics -- Supply and demand : part one -- Supply and demand : part two -- Measuring national output -- Inflation and unemployment -- Introduction to macroeconomics : output, growth, and capital -- Aggregate demand and supply : the key to macroeconomics -- Aggregate demand in the private sector : the Keynesian model -- Aggregate supply and getting to full employment -- Fiscal policy : government spending and taxation -- The supply of money -- Money and aggregate demand -- Inflation and unemployment -- Rational expectations and other models of the business cycle -- Open-market macroeconomics -- Elasticity -- The theory of demand -- Cost and output -- Competitive supply -- Asymmetric information -- Monopolies -- Between monopoly and competition -- Game theory -- Efficiency and regulation -- Factor demand and productivity -- Wages, labor markets, and unions -- Rent, interest, and profits -- Public choice and externalities -- Government spending and taxation -- International trade
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
xiii, 682 pages
Isbn
9781438008776
Lccn
2016957453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)972774332
Label
Economics, Walter J. Wessels
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Business review books
  • Includes index
Bar code
31223123466782
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is economics all about? -- How to use graphs in economics -- Supply and demand : part one -- Supply and demand : part two -- Measuring national output -- Inflation and unemployment -- Introduction to macroeconomics : output, growth, and capital -- Aggregate demand and supply : the key to macroeconomics -- Aggregate demand in the private sector : the Keynesian model -- Aggregate supply and getting to full employment -- Fiscal policy : government spending and taxation -- The supply of money -- Money and aggregate demand -- Inflation and unemployment -- Rational expectations and other models of the business cycle -- Open-market macroeconomics -- Elasticity -- The theory of demand -- Cost and output -- Competitive supply -- Asymmetric information -- Monopolies -- Between monopoly and competition -- Game theory -- Efficiency and regulation -- Factor demand and productivity -- Wages, labor markets, and unions -- Rent, interest, and profits -- Public choice and externalities -- Government spending and taxation -- International trade
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
xiii, 682 pages
Isbn
9781438008776
Lccn
2016957453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)972774332

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