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 note explains the
following topics: Simple Representative Agent Models, Growth With
Overlapping Generations, Neoclassical Growth and Dynamic Programming,
Endogenous Growth , Choice Under Uncertainty, Consumption and Asset Pricing,
Search, Money and Unemployment, Overlapping Generations Models of Money, A
This note will focus both on models of economic growth and
their empirical applications, and try to shed light on the mechanics of
economic growth, technological change and sources of income and growth
differences across countries.
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
The Settlement of
Wage Disputes falls naturally into two almost equal parts: the first an
account of the present industrial situation in the United States, and of
the factors which govern American wage levels at the present time; the
second an attempt to formulate principles which might serve as the basis
of a policy of wage settlement for the country. The proposals made in the
second part are based on the theoretical analysis of the first part.