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.
describes the following topics: Theory of the Firm, Investment Decisions,
Vertically Related Markets and Competition Policy, Product market
Differentiation and Imperfect Information, Technical Change and Market
Structure, Indian Industry, Industrial growth in India.
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 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.
note 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.
Topics covered includes: Foundations of Managerial Economics, Demand
Analysis, Supply Analysis , Production Analysis.
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.
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
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 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.
This note covers the following topics:
Principles Of Macroeconomics, Money, Banking And Financial Markets,
International Economics, Financial Management, International
Finance, Financial Markets And Institutions, Managerial Economics,
Author(s): Prof. Arnaud Costinot and Prof. Dave Donaldson