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Table of Contents
Part A Introduction
Chapter 1 Economics and Economies
Part B Foundations of Microeconomics
Chapter 2 Supply and Demand
Chapter 3 Markets in Action
Part C Microeconomic Theory
Chapter 4 Background to Demand
Chapter 5 Background to Supply
Chapter 6 Profit Maximising under Perfect Competition and Monopoly
Chapter 7 Profit Maximising under Imperfect Competition
Chapter 8 Alternative Theories of the Firm
Chapter 9 The Theory of Distribution of Income
Part D Microeconomic Policy
Chapter 10 Inequality, Poverty and Policies to Redistribute Income
Chapter 11 Markets, Efficiency and the Public Interest
Chapter 12 Environmental Policy
Chapter 13 Government Policy towards Business
Part E Foundations of Macroeconomics
Chapter 14 The National Economy
Chapter 15 Macroeconomic Issues and Analysis: An Overview
Chapter 16 Macroeconomic Issues, Debates and Controversies
Part F Macroeconomic Models, Theories and Policy
Chapter 17 Short-run Macroeconomic Equilibrium
Chapter 18 Banking, Money and Interest Rates
Chapter 19 The Relationship between the Money and Goods Markets
Chapter 20 Aggregate Supply, Unemployment and Inflation
Chapter 21 Fiscal and Monetary Policy
Chapter 22 Long-term Economic Growth
Chapter 23 Supply-side Policies
Part G The World Economy
Chapter 24 International Trade
Chapter 25 The Balance of Payments and Exchange Rates
Chapter 26 Global and Regional Interdependence
Chapter 27 Economics of Developing Countries
Appendix 1: Some Techniques of Economic Analysis
Appendix 2: Websites