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The Resource The everything economics book : from theory to practice, your complete guide to understanding economics today, David A. Mayer ; foreword by Melanie E. Fox

The everything economics book : from theory to practice, your complete guide to understanding economics today, David A. Mayer ; foreword by Melanie E. Fox

Label
The everything economics book : from theory to practice, your complete guide to understanding economics today
Title
The everything economics book
Title remainder
from theory to practice, your complete guide to understanding economics today
Statement of responsibility
David A. Mayer ; foreword by Melanie E. Fox
Title variation
Economics book
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Most people think economics is one of the most challenging fields of study, but it doesn't have to be! Learn how the U.S. economy works in unbiased, easy-to-understand language, without complex equations, arcane graphs, and technical jargon
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
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Mayer, David A.
Dewey number
  • 330
  • 330
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB75
LC item number
.M385 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Everything series
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Economics
Label
The everything economics book : from theory to practice, your complete guide to understanding economics today, David A. Mayer ; foreword by Melanie E. Fox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-283) and index
Contents
What is economics? -- Why do we trade? -- That's not the way we do things! -- The story of money -- Banks -- Supply and demand -- Competitive markets -- Imperfectly competitive markets -- Government in the marketplace -- Financial markets -- Foreign exchange and the balance of payments -- The circular flow of economic activity -- Keeping score : the gross domestic product -- Where did my job go? -- Inflation -- Putting it all together : macroeconomic equilibrium -- The federal reserve and monetary policy -- Voodoo economics -- Economic growth -- The great recession of 2007-20?? -- The environment and the economy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 289 p.
Isbn
9781440506024
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010019359
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
1319709
System control number
  • ocn624546937
  • (OCoLC)624546937
Label
The everything economics book : from theory to practice, your complete guide to understanding economics today, David A. Mayer ; foreword by Melanie E. Fox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-283) and index
Contents
What is economics? -- Why do we trade? -- That's not the way we do things! -- The story of money -- Banks -- Supply and demand -- Competitive markets -- Imperfectly competitive markets -- Government in the marketplace -- Financial markets -- Foreign exchange and the balance of payments -- The circular flow of economic activity -- Keeping score : the gross domestic product -- Where did my job go? -- Inflation -- Putting it all together : macroeconomic equilibrium -- The federal reserve and monetary policy -- Voodoo economics -- Economic growth -- The great recession of 2007-20?? -- The environment and the economy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 289 p.
Isbn
9781440506024
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010019359
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
1319709
System control number
  • ocn624546937
  • (OCoLC)624546937

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