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MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Sexton's Exploring Microeconomics, 7th Edition

  • Robert Sexton Pepperdine University
  • ISBN-10: 1305404548  |  ISBN-13: 9781305404540
  • Prior Releases: 2013
  • © 2016 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $125.00
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  • Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 130540453X | ISBN-13: 9781305404533

    List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $93.75

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ePack: Exploring Microeconomics, Loose-leaf Version, 7th + MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access

ISBN-10: 1305617452  | ISBN-13: 9781305617452

List Price = $157.95  | CengageBrain Price = $157.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $118.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • Exploring Microeconomics
    List Price = $272.95  | CengageBrain Price = $272.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $204.75
  • MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Sexton's Exploring Microeconomics
    List Price = $125.00  | CengageBrain Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $125.00


Bundle: Exploring Microeconomics, Loose-leaf Version, 7th + MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305617444 | ISBN-13:  9781305617445

List Price = $157.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $118.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • Exploring Microeconomics
    List Price = $272.95  | CengageBrain Price = $272.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $204.75
  • MindTap® Economics, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $93.75


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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Robert Sexton

A distinguished professor of economics at Pepperdine University's Seaver College, Dr. Robert Sexton is a graduate of California Lutheran College. He received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Colorado. Dr. Sexton writes frequently for economic and business journals and is the author of nine books on economics, including his newly released ESSENTIALS OF ECONOMICS and SURVEY OF ECON published by Cengage Learning. His research spans American economic history, economic policy analysis, statutes and enforcement costs, public choice, regional economics, migration, and economic education. Dr. Sexton has been a visiting professor at UCLA and was Pepperdine's 1991 Professor of the Year. His professional achievements have been recognized with the Howard A. White Memorial Teaching Award, the Luckman Distinguished Teaching Fellowship, and multiple Merit Acceleration Awards for excellence in teaching and research.