Connect 2-Semester Online Access for Economics
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Part 1: Introduction: Thinking Like An Economist

Chapter 1: Economics and Economic Reasoning

Chapter 2: The Production Possibility Model, Trade, and Globalization

Chapter 3: Economic Institutions

Chapter 4: Supply and Demand

Chapter 5: Using Supply and Demand

Part 2: Microeconomics

I The Power of Traditional Economic Models

Chapter 6: Describing Supply and Demand: Elasticities

Chapter 7: Taxation and Government Intervention

Chapter 8: Market Failure versus Government Failure

Chapter 8W: Politics and Economics: The Case of Agricultural Markets

II International Economic Policy Issues

Chapter 9: Comparative Advantage, Exchange Rates, and Globalization

Chapter 10: International Trade Policy

III Production and Cost Analysis

Chapter 11: Production and Cost Analysis I

Chapter 12: Production and Cost Analysis II

IV Market Structure

Chapter 13: Perfect Competition

Chapter 14: Monopoly and Monopolistic Competition

Chapter 15: Oligopoly and Antitrust Policy

Chapter 16: Real-World Competition and Technology

V Factor Markets

Chapter 17: Work and the Labor Market

Chapter 17W: Nonwage and Asset Income: Rents, Profits, and Interest

Chapter 18: Who Gets What? The Distribution of Income

VI Choice and Decision Making

Chapter 19: The Logic of Individual Choice: The Foundation of Supply and Demand

Chapter 20: Game Theory, Strategic Decision Making, and Behavioral Economics

VII Modern Economic Thinking

Chapter 21: Thinking Like a Modern Economist

Chapter 22: Behavioral Economics and Modern Economic Policy

Chapter 23: Microeconomic Policy, Economic Reasoning, and Beyond

Part 3: Macroeconomics

I Macroeconomic Problems

Chapter 24: Economic Growth, Business Cycles, Unemployment, and Inflation

Chapter 25: Measuring the Aggregate Economy

II Policy Models

Chapter 26: The Short-Run Keynesian Policy Model: Demand-Side Policies

Chapter 26W: The Multiplier Model

Chapter 27: The Classical Long-Run Policy Model: Growth and Supply-Side Policies

Chapter 27W: Advances in Modern Macroeconomic Theory

Chapter 28: The Structural Stagnation Policy Dilemma

III Finance, Money, and the Economy

Chapter 29: The Financial Sector and the Economy

Chapter 30: Monetary Policy

Chapter 31: Financial Crises, Panics, and Unconventional Monetary Policy

IV Taxes, Budgets, and Fiscal Policy

Chapter 32: Deficits and Debt

Chapter 33: The Fiscal Policy Dilemma

V Macroeconomic Problems

Chapter 34: Jobs and Unemployment

Chapter 35: Inflation, Deflation, and Macro Policy

VI International Policy Issues

Chapter 36: International Financial Policy

Chapter 37: Macro Policy in a Global Setting

Chapter 38: Macro Policy in Developing Countries