Principles of Microeconomics

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Cengage Learning, Jan 1, 2020 - Business & Economics - 528 pages
Now you can master the principles of microeconomics with the help of the most popular introductory book in economics trusted by students of economics worldwide -- Mankiw’s PRINCIPLES OF MICROECONOMICS, 9E. Using a clear, inviting writing style, this book emphasizes only material that helps you better understand the world and economy in which you live. You learn to become a more astute participant in today's economy with a strong understanding of both the potential and limits of economic policy. The latest, relevant examples throughout this edition bring today's microeconomic principles to life, as acclaimed author Gregory Mankiw explains, I tried to put myself in the position of someone seeing economics for the first time. My goal is to emphasize the material that readers find interesting about the study of the economy. Real scenarios, useful economic facts, and clear explanations demonstrate how microeconomic concepts play a role in the decisions you make every day.
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N. Gregory Mankiw is Robert M. Beren Professor of Economics at Harvard University. For 14 years he taught EC10 Principles, the most popular course at Harvard. He studied economics at Princeton University and MIT. Prof. Mankiw is a prolific writer and a regular participant in academic and policy debates. His research includes work on price adjustment, consumer behaviour, financial markets, monetary and fiscal policy, and economic growth. His published articles have appeared in academic journals such as the American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, and Quarterly Journal of Economics. His work has also appeared in more widely accessible forums, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Fortune. Prof. Mankiw has been a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, an adviser to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and the Congressional Budget Office, and a member of the ETS test development committee for the advanced placement exam in economics. From 2003 to 2005, he served as chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers.

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