Economics

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Tata McGraw-Hill Education, 2010 - Economics - 915 pages
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User Review  - Arka Majumder - Flipkart

This is an excellent work. Easy to understand, complete introductory information about the basic concepts of economical study. Great presentation, nice graphics and explanatory notes and summaries. Highly recommendable. Great buy. Read full review

It's the Indian Edition - altered from the original

User Review  - bee b - Flipkart

Economics is a subtle science, and the somewhat Keyneysian outlook presented by S&N has been a starting point for generations of students. I don't know whether the esteemed Indian authors, from ... Read full review

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Contents

Contents of Indian Adaptation
xxxiii
Preface to the Indian Adaptation
xli
Useful Websites on Indian Economy
xlvii
NEW INPUTS IN MICROECONOMICS
8
The Modern Mixed Economy
30
Basic Elements of Supply and Demand
55
B The Supply Schedule
61
o Concepts for Review
73
o Concepts for Review
457
NEW INPUTS IN MACROECONOMICS
460
OVERVIEW OF MACROECONOMICS
465
Growth and crises in the Indian economy Growth till the late 1970s Growth
472
B Aggregate Supply and Demand
476
o Summary
482
MEASURING ECONOMIC ACTIVITY
493
CONSUMPTION AND INVESTMENT
525

ELASTICITY AND APPLICATIONS
83
Elasticity and Applications 33
101
o Summary
104
Demand and Consumer Behavior
107
o Summary
124
Production and Business Organization
135
B Business Organizations
148
Analysis and Costs
158
B Economic Costs and Business Accounting
168
Opportunity Costs
174
o Appendix 7
181
Analysis of Perfectly Competitive Markets
186
B Supply Behavior in Competitive Industries
191
o Summary
205
Imperfect Competition and Monopoly
209
B Monopoly Behavior
218
o Summary
229
Competition Among the Few
232
B Game Theory
242
Public Policies to Combat Market Power
257
ECONOMICS OF UNCERTAINTY
261
Economics of Uncertainty
279
HOW MARKETS DETERMINE INCOMES
283
o Summary
301
The Labor Market
305
Contents of Indian Adaptation
313
B Labor Market Issues and Policies
317
o Summary
327
Land Natural Resources and the Environment
330
B Environmental Economics
336
o Concepts for Review
348
Capital Interest and Profits
353
B The Theory of Capital Profits and Interest
363
o Summary
370
Government Taxation and Expenditure
377
Economic Aspects of Taxation
388
o Concepts for Review
398
The Big Tradeoff
408
The Distribution of Income and Wealth 409 How to Measure
411
THE BIG TRADEOFF
419
International Trade
430
Protectionism
442
B Investment
539
o Concepts for Review
545
B Aggregate Demand and Business Cycles
555
Fiscal Policy in the Multiplier Model
567
o Summary
575
MONEY AND THE FINANCIAL SYSTEM
584
B The Special Case of Money
590
The Stock Market
599
o Summary
605
MONETARY POLICY AND THE ECONOMY
615
B The Monetary Transmission Mechanism
630
Economic Growth
649
B The Patterns of Growth in the United States
662
o Summary
669
20
674
The Challenge of Economic Development
676
21
681
o Concepts for Review
699
Indias financial institutions Financial flows by types of instruments Components
702
Exchange Rates and the International Financial System
706
B The Determination of Foreign Exchange Rates
712
The International Monetary System
718
o Summary
727
22
734
OpenEconomy Macroeconomics
736
International Economic Issues
753
o Concepts for Review
759
Some international economic issues in India
762
Unemployment and the Foundations of Aggregate Supply
767
B Unemployment
773
23
782
Inflation
793
B Modern Inflation Theory
802
o Summary
814
Frontiers of Macroeconomics
820
B Advances in Modern Macroeconomics
830
Stabilizing the Economy
836
Economic Growth and Human Welfare
842
Glossary of Terms
849
Index
877
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