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Part 1: Introduction

1. Thinking Like an Economist

2. Supply and Demand

Appendix: How Do Taxes Affect Equilibrium Prices and Quantities?

Part 2: The Theory of Consumer Behavior

3. Rational Consumer Choice

Appendix: The Utility Function Approach to the Consumer Budgeting Problem

4. Individual and Market Demand

Appendix: Additional Topics in Demand Theory

5. Applications of Rational Choice and Demand Theories

6. The Economics of Information and Choice Under Uncertainty

Appendix: Search Theory and the Winner’s Curse

7. Departures from Standard Rational Choice Models (with and without Regret)

Part 3: The Theory of the Firm and Market Structure

8. Production

Appendix: Mathematical Extensions of Production Theory

9. Costs

Appendix: Mathematical Extensions of the Theory of Costs

10. Perfect Competition

11. Monopoly

12. A Game-Theoretic Approach to Strategic Behavior

13. Oligopoly and Monopolistic Competition

Part 4: Factor Markets

14. Labor

Appendix: The Economics of Workplace Safety

15. Capital

Appendix: A More Detailed Look at Exhaustible Resource Allocation

Part 5: General Equilibrium and Welfare

16. Externalities, Property Rights, and the Coase Theorem

17. General Equilibrium and Market Efficiency

18. Government

Web Chapter: Explaining Tastes: The Importance of Altruism and Other Nonegoistic Behavior