Exploring Economics

ISBN-10: 0324395469

ISBN-13: 9780324395464

Edition: 4th 2008

Authors: Robert L. Sexton
List price: $316.95
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Description: This is not a traditional encyclopedic text filled with technical details. Rather it is a modern, "back-to-basics" book written expressly to promote economic literacy and engage students in learning about how economics affects them as citizens in our society. Coupled with pedagogical innovations that are well-grounded in learning theory research, the text?s visually effective design and captivating content inspire students to actually read the chapters. It succeeds like no other text in taking the intimidation out of economics and in meeting its goal of explaining the material in a manner that will "bring students the same feeling of excitement and relevance? the author felt when taking his first economics class.

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List price: $316.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Cengage South-Western
Publication date: 1/29/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1008
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 5.280
Language: English

A distinguished professor of economics at Pepperdine University's Seaver College, Dr. Robert Sexton is a graduate of California Lutheran College. He received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Colorado. Dr. Sexton writes frequently for economic and business journals and is the author of nine books on economics, including his newly released ESSENTIALS OF ECONOMICS and SURVEY OF ECON published by Cengage Learning. His research spans American economic history, economic policy analysis, statutes and enforcement costs, public choice, regional economics, migration, and economic education. Dr. Sexton has been a visiting professor at UCLA and was Pepperdine's 1991 Professor of the Year. His professional achievements have been recognized with the Howard A. White Memorial Teaching Award, the Luckman Distinguished Teaching Fellowship, and multiple Merit Acceleration Awards for excellence in teaching and research.

Fundamentals I
The Role And Method Of Economics
The Economic Way Of Thinking
Scarcity And The Economizing Problem
Supply And Demand
Bringing Supply And Demand Together
Fundamentals 2
Elasticities
Market Efficiency
Market Failure
Public Sector And Public Choice
Households, Firms, and Market Structure
Consumer's Choice
The Firm
Production and Costs
Perfect Competition
Monopolistic Competition And Product Differentiation
Oligopoly And Strategic Behavior
Monopoly And Antitrust
Input Markets, Income, and Poverty
Supply And Demand In Input Markets
Income Distribution And Poverty
The Environment & Health Care
The Environment
Health Care
The Long Run and Short Run
Unemployment, Inflation And Economic Fluctuations
Measuring A Nation's Production, Income And Spending
The Economy At Full Employment
Economic Growth In The Global Economy
Aggregate Supply And Aggregate Demand
The Aggregate Expenditure Model
Monetary & Fiscal Policy
Monetary Institutions
The Federal Reserve System And Monetary Policy
Fiscal Policy
Expectations And The Phillips Curve
International Trade & Finance
International Trade
International Finance
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