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A refreshingly straightforward textbook that reinforces understanding of economic theory by placing student experiences at the heart of learning. Easy to follow concepts are presented at an appropriate pace and in a relevant and engaging manner, while still covering all the essential material needed on an introductory economics module.
Economics
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What sorts of people are unemployed and why? How safe are banks? Should we aim to have no pollution? Why do wages vary so much? Are you interested in debating the answers to these sorts of questions? This book is. Student understanding of economic theory is reinforced throughout this textbook by placing their experiences at the heart of learning. Easy to follow concepts are presented at an appropriate pace, and in a relevant and engaging manner. Students can easily dip in and out of the material without forfeiting their understanding of topics as a whole through the use of innovative pedagogy such as regular re-cap features and convenient summary sections. Covering purely the essential topics needed on an introductory economics module, Economics is refreshingly straightforward with concise explanations and clear navigation throughout. Students do not have to waste time and effort wading through superfluous material. More concise, focused, and affordable than other offerings, this is exactly the textbook students' need. A truly economical textbook!
Accompanied by an Online Resource Centre comprising: For students: Multiple Choice Questions Oxford NewsNow Web links, Flashcard glossary For lecturers: Test bank Customisable PowerPoint slides
David King is emeritus Professor of Public Economics at the University of Stirling. He studied economics at the University of Oxford and the University of York. His main research interest has always been the economics of central and local government finance: he has published widely in this field, and has been consulted by ministers and officials in 20 countries, including China, much of Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, and the United Kingdom, often acting as a consultant to the World Bank or the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. He has always had a keen interest in teaching as well as research, and enjoys teaching in all areas of the subject.
PART ONE: INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS; PART TWO: MICROECONOMICS; PART THREE: MACROECONOMICS
An excellent book, engaging and extremely well written Dr Marco Faravelli, University of Queensland This book contains many innovative elements, as well as creative teaching and learning features Dr Ian Jackson, Staffordshire Univeristy Business School
What sorts of people are unemployed and why?How safe are banks?Should we aim to have no pollution?Why do wages vary so much?Are you interested in debating the answers to these sorts of questions? This book is. Student understanding of economic theory is reinforced throughout this textbook by placing their experiences at the heart of learning. Easy to follow concepts are presented at an appropriate pace, and in a relevant and engaging manner.Students can easily dip in and out of the material without forfeiting their understanding of topics as a whole through the use of innovative pedagogy such as regular re-cap features and convenient summary sections. Covering purely the essential topics needed on an introductory economics module, Economics is refreshingly straightforward with concise explanations and clear navigation throughout. Students do not have to waste time and effort wading through superfluous material. More concise, focused, and affordable than other offerings, this is exactly the textbook students' need. A truly economical textbook!
`An excellent book, engaging and extremely well written ' Dr Marco Faravelli, University of Queensland `This book contains many innovative elements, as well as creative teaching and learning features ' Dr Ian Jackson, Staffordshire Univeristy Business School
Students are clearly guided through the textbook by the use of innovative and creative pedagogy, allowing them to dip in and out of the material as desired without sacrificing any understanding of the topics covered.
Complex topics become easily understandable through the use of clear, concise explanations, and presentation of easy to follow concepts at an appropriate pace and technical level.
An economical textbook! Concise, focussed, and more affordable than other textbooks, while still covering all the essential material needed on an introductory economics module, thus ensuring students are not overwhelmed by, or paying for, unnecessary content.
Author
David King
Short Title
ECONOMICS
Language
English
ISBN-10
019954302X
ISBN-13
9780199543021
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Year
2012
Publication Date
2012-01-20
Imprint
Oxford University Press
Place of Publication
Oxford
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
DEWEY
330
Illustrations
Yes
Affiliation
Emeritus Professor of Public Economics, University of Stirling Private
Audience
College/Higher Education
Pages
704
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
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