This note covers the following topics:
Macroeconomics, Economic Growth, Money and the Economy, Social Security,
Energy Markets, Crime, International Trade, Regional Economics, Illegal
Goods and Services, Economics of the Environment, Poverty and Welfare.
note is intended as an introduction to the newly emerging field of political
economy of institutions and development. Its purpose is to give you both a
sense of the frontier research topics and a good command of the tools in the
This lecture note covers the
following topics: Modern Economics and Mathematics, Individual Decision
Making, Consumer Theory, Production Theory, Choice Under Uncertainty,
Strategic Behavior and Markets, Game Theory, Theory of the Market, General
Equilibrium Theory and Social Welfare, Normative Theory of Equilibrium: Its
Welfare Properties, Economic Core, Fair Allocations, and Social Choice
Theory, Externalities and Public Goods, Information, Incentives, Mechanism
Design, and Contract Theory.
is becoming a highly developed and highly mathematicized array of its own
sub disciplines, as it should be, as economies are becoming increasingly
complex, and scientific economic analyses require progressively thorough
knowledge of solid quantitative methods. This book thus provides recent
insight on some key issues in econometric theory and applications.
The contents of this handbook
were written, revised and edited in a collective manner by a group of school
and university teachers and teacher educators. Topics covered includes:
Learning Economics: Some Basic Questions, Economics Education in India,
Planning for Effective Teaching of Economics, Teaching a Topic in Indian
Economy Using Unit Plan Approach, Teaching Economics Through Problems,
Simulation Games and Teaching Economics, Using Media and Technology in
Economics, Classrooms, Importance of Mathematics in Teaching Economics,
Basic Mathematical Tools in Economic Analysis, Use of Algebraic Equations
and Graphs, Concept Mapping and Flow Charts in Economics, Assessment and
Framing Quality Questions in Economics.
This book covers the following topics:
Managerial Economics, Objectives Of The Business Firm, Fundamental Economic
Concepts, Law Of Demand, Demand Elasticity, Demand Forecasting, Consumer
Behaviour: Cardinal Analysis, Ordinal Analysis, Production Function,
Economies Of Scale, Cost Concepts, Price Determination: Perfect Competition
And Monopoly, Monopolistic Competition And Oligopoly, Dumping And Tranfer
Pricing, Business Cycles, Inflation, National Income and Monetary Policy.
book introduces the economic concepts and familiarize with the students the
importance of economic approaches in managerial decision making to
understand the applications of economic theories in business decisions.
Chapters of this book consist of
three main content sections that break down a particular topic into
manageable parts.Each content section contains not only an exposition of the
material at hand but also learning objectives, summaries, examples, and
problems. Each chapter is introduced with a story to motivate the material
and each chapter ends with a wrap up and additional problems. Goal is to
encourage active learning by including many examples and many problems of
This book presents introductory
economics material using standard mathematical tools,
including calculus. It is designed for a relatively sophisticated
undergraduate who has not taken a basic university course in economics. It
also contains the standard intermediate microeconomics material and some
material that ought to be standard but is not.
This introductory course note teaches the
fundamentals of microeconomics. Topics include are consumer theory, producer
theory, the behavior of firms, market equilibrium, monopoly, and the role of
the government in the economy.
Author(s): Chia-Hui Chen, Hongliang Zhang, Marco
Migueis, Prof. William Wheaton
This note covers the following
topics: General issues, Evidence, Static Voting Models, Dynamic Voting
with Given Constituencies, Political Agency and Electoral Control,
Economic Institutions Under Elite Domination, Policy under Democratic
Political Institutions, Political Economy of States, Oligarchy Versus
Democracy, Democratization, Political Instability and Coups.