Macroeconomics, 1st Edition

  • Jane S. Lopus
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  • ISBN-10: 1438141637
  • ISBN-13: 9781438141633
  • DDC: 339
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 166 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Macroeconomics, part of the Student Handbook to Economics series, begins with an introduction to economic systems and economic goals, and then addresses major macroeconomic issues including GDP, economic growth, business cycles, inflation, unemployment, fiscal policy, national debt, money, the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy and financial crises. 

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction to Macroeconomics, Economic Systems, and Goals.
2: Measuring Economic Performance: Gross Domestic Product.
3: Economic Growth.
4: Business Cycles: the Ups and Downs of the Economy.
5: Problems of the Business Cycle: Inflation and Unemployment.
6: Fiscal Policy and the National Debt.
7: Money and the U.S. Banking System.
8: The Federal Reserve, Monetary Policy, and Financial Crises.
9: Macroeconomic Schools of Thought and Disputes in Macroeconomics.