1 Introduction to Macroeconomics
2 Measuring the Macroeconomy
3 An Overview of Long-Run Economic Growth
4 A Model of Production
5 The Solow Growth Model
6 Growth and Ideas
7 The Labor Market, Wages, and Unemployment
8 Inflation
9 An Overview of the Short-Run Model
10 The IS Curve
11 Monetary Policy and the Phillips Curve
12 Stabilization Policy and the AS/AD Framework
13 The Global Financial Crisis: Overview
14 The Global Financial Crisis and the Short-Run Model
15 The Government and the Macroeconomy
16 International Trade
17 Exchange Rates and International Finance
18 Parting Thoughts




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Developed by university educators, SmartWork is the only online tutorial and homework-management system available for the intermediate macroeconomics course. Highlights include:

  • An intuitive and easy-to-use interface.
  • Extensive hinting and answer-specific feedback, including multi-step guided tutorial problems.
  • A wide range of question types, including graded graph drawing, numerical entry, economics equations, and multiple choice.
  • An easy-to-use math palette for composing economics equations and mathematical expressions.
  • Fully worked solutions to the end-of-chapter exercises.
  • A fully integrated ebook. SmartWork may be purchased alone or with an integrated ebook. Links to the ebook make it easy for students to consult the text while working through problems.

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