Microeconomics: Australia in the Global Environment MyLab Economics with eText (2e) : 9781488625565

Microeconomics: Australia in the Global Environment MyLab Economics with eText (2e)

Parkin & Bade
 
Edition
 
2
ISBN
 
9781488625565
ISBN 10
 
1488625565
Published
 
20/12/2019
Published by
 
Pearson Australia
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Table of contents
  • PART 1 INTRODUCTION
  • 1 Getting Started
  • 2 The Australian and Global Economies
  • 3 The Economic Problem
  • 4 Demand and Supply
  • PART 2 A CLOSER LOOK AT MARKETS
  • 5 Elasticities of Demand and Supply
  • 6 Efficiency and Fairness of Markets
  • PART 3 HOW GOVERNMENTS INFLUENCE THE ECONOMY
  • 7 Government Actions in Markets
  • 8 Taxes
  • 9 Global Markets in Action
  • PART 4 MARKET FAILURE AND PUBLIC POLICY
  • 10 Externalities
  • 11 Public Goods and Common Resources
  • PART 5 A CLOSER LOOK AT DECISION MAKERS
  • 12 Consumer Choice and Demand
  • 13 Production and Cost
  • PART 6 PRICES, PROFITS AND INDUSTRY PERFORMANCE
  • 14 Perfect Competition
  • 15 Monopoly
  • 16 Monopolistic Competition
  • 17 Oligopoly
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Author biography
Michael Parkin is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Economics at the University of Western Ontario, Canada. Professor Parkin studied economics in England and began his university teaching career immediately after graduating with a B.A. He learned the subject on the job at the University of Essex, England’s most exciting new university of the 1960s, and at the age of 30 became one of the youngest full professors. His many visiting positions include the Reserve Bank of Australia, the University of New South Wales, Bond University and the Bank of Japan.
Robin Bade was an undergraduate at the University of Queensland where she earned degrees in mathematics and economics. After teaching high school mathematics and physics, she enrolled as a Ph.D. student at ANU, from which she graduated in 1970. She has held faculty appointments at the University of Edinburgh, Bond University, and at the Universities of Manitoba, Toronto, and Western Ontario.
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