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PART 1 Introduction
1 - Thinking Like an Economist
2 - Supply and Demand
3 - A Brief Look at Macroeconomics

PART 2 Competition and the Invisible Hand
4 - Demand and Elasticity
5 - Perfectly Competitive Supply
6 - Efficiency, Exchange, and the Invisible Hand in Action

PART 3 Market Imperfections
7 - Monopoly, Oligopoly, and Monopolistic Competition
8 - Games and Strategic Behavior
9 - Externalities and Property Rights

PART 4 Economics of Public Policy
10 - Using Economics to Make Better Policy Choices

PART 5 International Trade
11 - International Trade and Trade Policy 

PART 6 Macroeconomics: Issues and Data
12 - Macroeconomics: The Bird’s-Eye View of the Economy
13 - Measuring Economic Activity: GDP, Unemployment, and Inflation

PART 7 The Economy in the Long Run
14 - Economic Growth, Productivity, and Living Standards
15 - The Labor Market: Workers, Wages, and Unemployment
16 - Saving and Capital Formation
17 - Money, the Federal Reserve, and Global Financial Markets 

PART 8 The Economy in the Short Run
18 - Short-Term Economic Fluctuations and Fiscal Policy
19 - Stabilizing the Economy: The Role of the Fed
20 - Inflation and Aggregate Supply

PART 9 The International Economy
21 - Exchange Rates and the Open Economy