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.
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 note describes the following topics:
Introduction to Econometric Modelling, Structure of Econometric Modelling,
Univariate Econometric Modelling, Bivariate Econometric Modelling,
Probability, Reliability BEM.
This note exposes
learners to the economics of cooperative and how cooperatives are organized.
Topics covered includes: The Nature of Cooperative, Cooperative Concepts,
Explanation of Cooperative Terminologies , Promotional motives of
Cooperative Business Enterprises, The Need for Individuals with Similar
Problems to Come together to Form a Cooperative, Conditions under which a
Cooperative can Perform Effectively, Effects or Influences of Cooperative on
Members and the General Public, E Sources of Capital in Cooperatives,
Distinction between Fixed Capital and Working Capital, Classification of
Cooperative, Types of Cooperative Societies, their Functions and Assessment
of the Correctness of Available, Similarities or Differences between
Single-Purpose and Multipurpose Cooperatives.
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 note provides a solid foundation in probability and statistics
for economists and other social scientists. Topics include elements of
probability theory, sampling theory, statistical estimation, and hypothesis
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.
covers the following topics: The Calibration Game, Expectations and Multiple
Equilibrium, History Versus Expectations, The Dynamics of Inequality,
Polarization and Conflict , Inequality and Incentives, Inequality and
Growth, Credit Markets, Interlinked Contracts, Credit Policy.
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.
Economics covers the scope and sequence for a two-semester principles of
economics course. The text also includes many current examples, including;
discussions on the great recession, the controversy among economists over
the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), the recent government shutdown, and the
appointment of the United States’ first female Federal Reserve chair, Janet
Yellen. The book covers the breadth of economics topics and also provides
the necessary depth to ensure the course is manageable for instructors and
This book covers the following topics:
Economic Rationality, Development of Economic Thought, Business Ethics,
Subjectivity of Understanding, Subjectivity of Literature, Ethics of Care
and Ethics in the Economy.