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MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Principles of Economics, 8th Edition

  • N. Gregory Mankiw Harvard University
  • ISBN-10: 1337096504  |  ISBN-13: 9781337096508
  • © 2018 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00
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MindTap® Economics for Mankiw's Principles of Economics, 8th Edition, is the ‘Instructor Directed, Student Connected digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today’s students into critical thinkers. Focus your students through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie-cutter into cutting-edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. As an instructor using MindTap, your students are seeing exactly what you want them to see when you want them to see it and doing what you want them to do when you want them to do it. The control to build and personalize your course is all yours, focusing on the most relevant material while also making sure that your students are getting the most relevant, pertinent and useful vetted resources right at their fingertips. Stay connected and informed in your course through real-time student tracking and analytics that provides the opportunity to adjust the course as needed based on analytics of interactivity in the course.

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The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.


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  • Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 1337096512  | ISBN-13: 9781337096515

    List Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $94.50

  • MindTap 1 Term (6 Months) + Bound Book

    ISBN-10:  1337378720  | ISBN-13:  9781337378727

    List Price = $419.95  | CengageBrain Price = $419.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $315.75

  • MindTap 1 Term (6 Months) + Loose-leaf

    ISBN-10:  1337607606 | ISBN-13:  9781337607605

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Printed Text + MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access

ISBN-10: 1337378720  | ISBN-13: 9781337378727

List Price = $419.95  | CengageBrain Price = $419.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $315.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • Principles of Economics
    List Price = $406.95  | CengageBrain Price = $406.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $305.75
  • MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Principles of Economics
    List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00


Printed Text + LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access

ISBN-10:  1337378763 | ISBN-13:  9781337378765

List Price = $419.95  | CengageBrain Price = $419.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $315.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • Principles of Economics
    List Price = $406.95  | CengageBrain Price = $406.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $305.75
  • LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access
    List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00


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MindTap®: Promoting Peak Performance in Principles of Economics -

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MindTap® for Economics at the University of Houston -

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Resources

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1337096717 | ISBN-13: 9781337096713)

This access code will provide your students with seamless access to their LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics resources from within your campus Learning Management System. Students will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that they click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

MindTap® Economics, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Principles of Economics  (ISBN-10: 1337096520 | ISBN-13: 9781337096522)

MindTap® Economics for Mankiw’s Principles of Economics, 8E, is the digital learning solution that helps you engage and transform today’s students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics and an accessible reader, MindTap® helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers.

List Price = $140.00  | CengageBrain Price = $140.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $140.00

MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Principles of Microeconomics  (ISBN-10: 1337096555 | ISBN-13: 9781337096553)

MindTap® Economics for Mankiw’s Principles of Microeconomics, 8E is the digital learning solution that helps you engage and transform today’s students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics and an accessible reader, MindTap® helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Principles of Macroeconomics  (ISBN-10: 133709658X | ISBN-13: 9781337096584)

MindTap® Economics for Mankiw’s Principles of Macroeconomics, 8E is the digital learning solution that helps you engage and transform today’s students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics and an accessible reader, MindTap® helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw’s Brief Principles of Macroeconomics  (ISBN-10: 133709661X | ISBN-13: 9781337096614)

MindTap® Economics for Mankiw’s Brief Principles of Macroeconomics, 8E is the digital learning solution that helps you engage and transform today’s students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics and an accessible reader, MindTap® helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Essentials of Economics  (ISBN-10: 1337096644 | ISBN-13: 9781337096645)

MindTap® Economics for Mankiw’s Essentials of Economics, 8E is the digital learning solution that helps you engage and transform today’s students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics and an accessible reader, MindTap® helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1337096733 | ISBN-13: 9781337096737)

This access code will provide your students with seamless access to their LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics resources from within your campus Learning Management System. Students will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that they click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content.

List Price = $140.00  | CengageBrain Price = $140.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $140.00

Student Supplements

LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1337096717 | ISBN-13: 9781337096713)

This access code will provide you with seamless access to your LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics resources from within your campus Learning Management System. You will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that you click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

MindTap® Economics, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Principles of Economics  (ISBN-10: 1337096520 | ISBN-13: 9781337096522)

As a student, you want to know what the expectations are for course success at any time and how you are measuring up. You also want the resources that will make the best use of your limited time. Wouldn’t it’d be great if someone came up with a more efficient way of studying. Luckily, someone did. With a single login for MindTap® Economics for Mankiw's Principles of Economics, 8th Edition, you can connect with your instructor, organize coursework, and have access to a range of study tools, including e-book and apps all in one place! Manage your time and workload without the hassle of heavy books: the MindTap Reader keeps all your notes together, lets you print the material, and will even read text out loud. Want to really be prepared for those exams? The unique adaptive test prep feature of MindTap allows you to create and take unlimited practice tests. Full explanations and Quick Coach videos explain the questions that you got wrong and the program then takes you to the exact place in the digital text for that topic. You can immediately see a report that shows which sections you need the most help with so you can tailor your next practice test to key on that material. Want to know where you stand? Use the Progress app to track your performance in relation to other students.

List Price = $140.00  | CengageBrain Price = $140.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $140.00

MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Principles of Microeconomics  (ISBN-10: 1337096555 | ISBN-13: 9781337096553)

As a student, you want to know what the expectations are for course success at any time and how you are measuring up. You also want the resources that will make the best use of your limited time. Wouldn’t it’d be great if someone came up with a more efficient way of studying. Luckily, someone did. With a single login for MindTap® Economics for Mankiw's Principles of Microeconomics, 8th Edition, you can connect with your instructor, organize coursework, and have access to a range of study tools, including e-book and apps all in one place! Manage your time and workload without the hassle of heavy books: the MindTap Reader keeps all your notes together, lets you print the material, and will even read text out loud. Want to really be prepared for those exams? The unique adaptive test prep feature of MindTap allows you to create and take unlimited practice tests. Full explanations and Quick Coach videos explain the questions that you got wrong and the program then takes you to the exact place in the digital text for that topic. You can immediately see a report that shows which sections you need the most help with so you can tailor your next practice test to key on that material. Want to know where you stand? Use the Progress app to track your performance in relation to other students.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Principles of Macroeconomics  (ISBN-10: 133709658X | ISBN-13: 9781337096584)

As a student, you want to know what the expectations are for course success at any time and how you are measuring up. You also want the resources that will make the best use of your limited time. Wouldn’t it’d be great if someone came up with a more efficient way of studying. Luckily, someone did. With a single login for MindTap® Economics for Mankiw's Principles of Macroeconomics, 8th Edition, you can connect with your instructor, organize coursework, and have access to a range of study tools, including e-book and apps all in one place! Manage your time and workload without the hassle of heavy books: the MindTap Reader keeps all your notes together, lets you print the material, and will even read text out loud. Want to really be prepared for those exams? The unique adaptive test prep feature of MindTap allows you to create and take unlimited practice tests. Full explanations and Quick Coach videos explain the questions that you got wrong and the program then takes you to the exact place in the digital text for that topic. You can immediately see a report that shows which sections you need the most help with so you can tailor your next practice test to key on that material. Want to know where you stand? Use the Progress app to track your performance in relation to other students.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw’s Brief Principles of Macroeconomics  (ISBN-10: 133709661X | ISBN-13: 9781337096614)

As a student, you want to know what the expectations are for course success at any time and how you are measuring up. You also want the resources that will make the best use of your limited time. Wouldn’t it’d be great if someone came up with a more efficient way of studying. Luckily, someone did. With a single login for MindTap® Economics for Mankiw's Brief Principles of Macroeconomics, 8th Edition, you can connect with your instructor, organize coursework, and have access to a range of study tools, including e-book and apps all in one place! Manage your time and workload without the hassle of heavy books: the MindTap Reader keeps all your notes together, lets you print the material, and will even read text out loud. Want to really be prepared for those exams? The unique adaptive test prep feature of MindTap allows you to create and take unlimited practice tests. Full explanations and Quick Coach videos explain the questions that you got wrong and the program then takes you to the exact place in the digital text for that topic. You can immediately see a report that shows which sections you need the most help with so you can tailor your next practice test to key on that material. Want to know where you stand? Use the Progress app to track your performance in relation to other students.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Mankiw's Essentials of Economics  (ISBN-10: 1337096644 | ISBN-13: 9781337096645)

As a student, you want to know what the expectations are for course success at any time and how you are measuring up. You also want the resources that will make the best use of your limited time. Wouldn’t it’d be great if someone came up with a more efficient way of studying. Luckily, someone did. With a single login for MindTap® Economics for Mankiw's Essentials of Economics, 8th Edition, you can connect with your instructor, organize coursework, and have access to a range of study tools, including e-book and apps all in one place! Manage your time and workload without the hassle of heavy books: the MindTap Reader keeps all your notes together, lets you print the material, and will even read text out loud. Want to really be prepared for those exams? The unique adaptive test prep feature of MindTap allows you to create and take unlimited practice tests. Full explanations and Quick Coach videos explain the questions that you got wrong and the program then takes you to the exact place in the digital text for that topic. You can immediately see a report that shows which sections you need the most help with so you can tailor your next practice test to key on that material. Want to know where you stand? Use the Progress app to track your performance in relation to other students.

List Price = $126.00  | CengageBrain Price = $126.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.00

LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1337096733 | ISBN-13: 9781337096737)

This access code will provide you with seamless access to your LMS Integrated MindTap® Economics resources from within your campus Learning Management System. You will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that you click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content.

List Price = $140.00  | CengageBrain Price = $140.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $140.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

N. Gregory Mankiw

N. Gregory Mankiw is Robert M. Beren Professor of Economics at Harvard University. He studied economics at Princeton University and MIT. Dr. Mankiw is a prolific writer and a regular participant in academic and policy debates. His research includes work on price adjustment, consumer behavior, financial markets, monetary and fiscal policy, and economic growth. His published articles have appeared in academic journals, such as the American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, and Quarterly Journal of Economics, and in more widely accessible forums, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Fortune. Dr. Mankiw has been a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, an adviser to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and the Congressional Budget Office, and a member of the ETS test development committee for the advanced placement exam in economics. From 2003 to 2005, he served as chairman of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers.

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