audience of this textbook is first-year undergraduates taking courses on the
principles of macroeconomics and microeconomics. This textbook will assist
you in increasing students’ economic literacy both by developing their
aptitude for economic thinking and by presenting key insights about
economics that every educated individual should know.
Author(s): Russell Cooper, European
University Institute and Andrew John, Melbourne Business Schoo
This note describes the following topics:
Introduction to Econometric Modelling, Structure of Econometric Modelling,
Univariate Econometric Modelling, Bivariate Econometric Modelling,
Probability, Reliability BEM.
note uses the tools of macroeconomics to study various macroeconomic policy
problems in-depth. The problems range from economic growth in the long run,
to government finances in the intermediate run, and economic stability in
the short run. Many economic models used today are surveyed.
This note is designed for an
advanced undergraduate level. Topics covered includes: Growth,
Neoclassical Growth, Growth Accounting and Empirical Evidence, Malthusian
Models, Determinants of Initial Conditions, Human and Social Capital,
International Crisis, International Economics and icroeconomic Issues of
Objective this lecture note is to provide students with a basic
understanding of how people make decisions, how people interact, and how the
economy as a whole works, in order to provide students with a framework for
viewing and interpreting the economic world around them. Topics covered
includes: Supply and Demand, How markets work, Economics of the Public
Sector, Firm Behavior and the Organization of Industry, The Data of
Macroeconomics, Real Economy in the Long Run, Money and Prices in the Long
Run, Short-run Economic Fluctuations.
Author(s): Donald E. Stout, Jr, Saint Martin's
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.
Economics is the study of choices made under constraints,
usually the constraints of budgets, prices, and input costs. Topics covered
include consumer demand, production, exchange, the price system, resource
allocation, and government intervention.
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.
studies the allocation of scarce resources among people, examining what
goods and services wind up in the hands of which people. This lecture note
explains the following topics: Why study Economics, Micro Economics and
Macro Economics , Classical Macro Economic Model , Keynesian Macro Economic
Model , The Elementary ISLM Model.
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.