1. Macroeconomics [2016]

Book
xxxv, 642 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
  • PART I: INTRODUCTION 1. The Science of Macroeconomics 2. Introductory Discussion on Current Financial Crisis 3. Edmund Phelps Added to FYI on Nobel Macroeconomists 4. The Data of Macroeconomics 5. Updated Data on GDP 6. Updated Description of National Income Components 7. Updated Data on the Labor Force PART II: CLASSICAL THEORY: THE ECONOMY IN THE LONG RUN 8. National Income: Where it Comes from and Where it Goes 9. New Box: 'The Financial System: Markets, Intermediaries, and the Crisis of 2008' 10. Money and Inflation 11. New Case Study about the Recent Hyperinflation in Zimbabwe 12. The Open Economy 13. Updated Case Study 'The US Trade Deficit' 14. Updated Data for Case Study 'Big Mac Around the World' 15. Unemployment 16. Updated Case Study 'The Characteristics of Minimum-Wage Workers' 17. Updated Data on Unemployment PART III: GROWTH THEORY: THE ECONOMY IN THE VERY LONG RUN 18. Economic Growth I: Capital Accumulation and Population Growth 19. Economic Growth II: Technology, Empirics, and Policy PART IV: BUSINESS CYCLE THEORY: THE ECONOMY IN THE SHORT RUN 20. Introduction to Economic Fluctuations 21. New Case Study called 'A Monetary Lesson from French History' 22. New FYI box on the Monetary Theory of David Hume 23. Aggregate Demand I: Building the IS-LM Model 24. Aggregate Demand II: Applying the IS-LM Model 25. New Case Study called 'The Financial Crisis and Economic Downturn of 2008' 26. The Open Economy Revisited: The Mundell-Fleming Model and the Exchange-Rate Regime 27. Aggregate Supply and the Short-run Tradeoff Between Inflation and Unemployment 28. The Appendix Includes a New Schematic Diagram Illustrating How Various Macroeconomic Models are Related PART V: MACROECONOMIC POLICY DEBATES 29. New Chapter: A Dynamic Model of Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply 30. Stabilization Policy 31. Government Debt and Budget Deficits PART VI: MORE ON THE MICROECONOMICS BEHIND MACROECONOMICS 32. Consumption 33. Investment 34. New Discussion of the Recent Boom and Bust in the Housing Market 35. Money Supply, Money Demand, and the Banking System 36. New Section on Bank Capital Requirements 37. Epilogue: What We Know, What We Don't.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781464182891 20170306
Mankiw's Macroeconomics has been the number one book for the intermediate macro course since the publication of the first edition. It maintains that bestselling status by continually bringing the leading edge of macroeconomics theory, research, and policy to the classroom, explaining complex concepts with exceptional clarity. This new edition is no exception, with Greg Mankiw adding emerging macro topics and frontline empirical research studies, while improving the book's already exemplary focus on teaching students to apply the analytical tools of macroeconomics to current events and policies.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781464182891 20170306
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