The new edition of this popular text combines a clear, concise presentation of basic micro- and macroeconomic theory with up-to-date coverage of the U.S. economic recovery as well as international issues. The author's treatment of current debates over banking regulation, fiscal issues, and other hot topics is always well-balanced. Many students in an introductory economics course are non-majors, so Carbaugh keeps things light and friendly and uses lots of applications to hold the reader's interest.
Now in its 16th edition, this proven, market-leading book is a favorite among readers for its clear, concise treatment of international trade and finance theory. INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS uses a wealth of contemporary examples and practical applications to vividly demonstrate the relevance of theory to real-world economic issues and policy questions. The author presents discussions both verbally and graphically, making the book understandable even for readers with little economics background. This edition reflects the latest economic issues, from deindustrialization and declining oil prices to foreign exchange market rigging and deflation and the Eurozone. As delighted readers have already discovered, “If it’s clear, concise, and contemporary, it has to be Carbaugh!” Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Now in its Thirteenth Edition, this proven, market-leading text remains a favorite among students and instructors alike for its clear, concise treatment of international trade and finance theory. Using a wealth of contemporary examples and practical applications, GLOBAL ECONOMICS, 13e, International Edition vividly demonstrates the relevance of theory to real-world economic issues and policy questions. Discussions are presented both verbally and graphically, making the text highly accessible even for students with little economics background, and a flexible format makes the text suitable for a wide range of course structures and subjects. As delighted students and instructors have discovered, “if it’s clear, concise and contemporary, it has to be Carbaugh!”
This text combines a concise treatment of international trade and financial theories, with contemporary issues and cases, that demonstrate the relevance of theory to real-world economic problems. It presents theoretical discussions in both verbal and graphical terms. The text is issue-oriented and can be covered in a one-semester or one-quarter course.
International monetary reform is of vital importance to the countries of the world. Although many studies have been made of the structure and problems of the international payment mechanism, few provide an analytical survey of the international monetary system. This study analyzes the structural and operational limitations of past systems as well as the major reform proposals for modifying and/or replacing the current system with a new payment mechanism. The authors describe the structure and nature of the international payment system and identify the issues relating to international adjustment, liquidity, and confidence. They discuss the nature of international liquidity, including liquidit...
The 4th edition instructor's manual offers detailed lecture assistance, a list of chapter objectives, chapter outlines, and teaching advice, The instructor's manual also includes the printed testbank for the 4th edition.