Steve Slavin's lively and comprehensive Microeconomics has a student-friendly, step-by-step approach; value pricing; and a built-in Workbook/Study Guide. Instructors and students like the author's humorous anecdotes, direct language, and easy conversational style. The text encourages active rather than passive reading.
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New and revised end-of-chapter material in each chapter
3 new real GDP problems
Discussion of why low unemployment rate in 1997 did not lead to inflation. Added comments on Boskin Commission report
Analysis of government deficit reduction packages
10 new Extra Help boxes
12 new "Mini-Case" boxes
Discussion of FTC dealing with false advertising and corporate mergers
New section on implications of UPS strike
New section on federal minimum wage law
Focus on Welfare Reform Act
New Section: A Look at the Record: Our Balance of Trade Since WWII
2 volume Test Bank
Expanded problems in the Instructor's Manual.
This text's biggest selling point is the low price and built-in study guide. The author's down-to-earth, humorous writing style and historical approach to economics is a hit with students who otherwise might find the subject too intimidating or dry. Mini-case boxes allow students to explore to take topics one step further. Extra Help boxes assist students with difficult concepts while Advanced Work boxes provide more challenging work.
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