Principles of Economics An Irish Text 4th Edition is a Gill and Macmillan publication deals with Ireland and Europe and the fiscal crisis.Updated 4th edition of this successful textbook, which introduces the theory and practice of economics within an Irish and European context, with particular reference to both recent and current economic conditions.
microeconomics and macroeconomics.
Includes a CD-ROM with interactive graphs, self-test
multiple choice questions and interactive lessons/tutorials.
New to this edition:
New material reflecting the changed economic conditions of the Irish economy resulting from the banking and fiscal crises that began in 2007
Revised chapter on economic growth and the Irish economy, which includesthe banking crisis and the property crash
Reflections on the Celtic Tiger era, including causes and consequences
New section on the eurozone and sovereign debt crisis
New case studies and questions, with answers now available online
Continues to provide the reader with a solid theoretical grounding in bothmicroeconomics and macroeconomics
Includes a CD-ROM with interactive graphs, self-test,multiple choice questions and interactive lessons/tutorials.
Part 1: MICROECONOMICS
Chapter 2: Demand, Supply and Market Equilibrium
Chapter 3: Elasticities of Demand and Supply
Chapter 4: The Consumer and Demand
Chapter 5: The Firm and Supply
Chapter 6: Market Structures
Chapter 7: Factor Markets
Chapter 8: Markets and States
Chapter 9: Microeconomic Policy Issues in Ireland
Part 2: MACROECONOMICS
Chapter 10: Measuring the Macroeconomy
Chapter 11: The Keynesian Revolution
Chapter 12: The Determination of National Income
Chapter 13: Money, Interest Rates, the Central Bank and Monetary Policy
Chapter 14: A Basic Framework for Macroeconomic Analysis — the IS/LM Model
Chapter 15: Open Economy Macroeconomics
Chapter 16: Explaining the Macroeconomy — the AD/AS Model
Chapter 17: Macroeconomic Issues
Chapter 18: Economic Growth and the Irish Economy
Chapter 19: Development and Transition