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Macroeconomics (9th Edition), Hardcover, 9 Edition by Abel, Andrew B.

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Hardcover: 9 Edition

Publication Date: 2016-02-26
Publisher: Pearson
Hardcover : 672 pages
Edition: 9 Edition
Author: Abel, Andrew B.
ISBN-10: 0134167392
ISBN-13: 9780134167398

Product Description For courses in Intermediate Macroeconomics.   A Unified Approach to Economic Theory Demonstrating a balanced treatment of both classical and Keynesian economics, Macroecomomics presents macroeconomic theory in a big-picture way. Comprehensive coverage makes it easy for readers to analyze real macroeconomic data used by policy makers and researchers. This text uses a unified approach based on a single economics model that provides readers with a clear understanding of macroeconomics and its classical and Keynesian assumptions. The Ninth Edition features new applications, boxes, and problems throughout and reflects recent events and developments in the field in light of recent crises in the United States and Europe.   Also available with MyEconLab MyEconLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts.   Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab™ & Mastering™ does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab & Mastering, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information.   If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab & Mastering, search for:   0134467221 / 9780134467221 Macroeconomics Plus MyEconLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package   Package consists of: 0134143183 / 9780134143187 MyEconLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Macroeconomics 0134167392 / 9780134167398 Macroeconomics About the Author Andrew B. Abel The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania   Ronald A. Rosenfeld Professor of Finance at The Wharton School and professor of economics at the University of Pennsylvania, Andrew Abel received his A.B. summa cum laude from Princeton University and his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.   He began his teaching career at the University of Chicago and Harvard University and has held visiting appointments at both Tel Aviv University and The Hebrew University of Journalism.   A prolific researcher, Abel has published extensively on fiscal policy, capital formation, monetary policy, as-set pricing, and Social Security—as well as serving on the editorial boards of numerous journals. He has been honored as an Alfred P. Sloan Fellow, a Fellow of the Econometric Society, and a recipient of the John Kenneth Galbraith Award for teaching excellence. Abel has served as a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, as a member of the Panel of Economic Advisers at the Congressional Budget Office, and as a member of the Technical Advisory Panel on Assumptions and Methods for the Social Security Advisory Board. He is also a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research and a member of the Advisory Board of the Carnegie-Rochester–NYU Conference Series.   Ben S. Bernanke Brookings Institution   Ben Bernanke is currently Distinguished Fellow in Residence with the Economic Studies Program at the Brookings Institution. From February 2006 to January 2014, he was Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Before that, he served as Chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisors from June 2005 to January 2006 and was a Governor of the Federal Reserve System from August 2002 to June 2005. Prior to his work in public service, he was the Howard Harrison and Gabrielle Snyder Beck Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University. He received his B.A. in economics from Harvard University summa cum laude—capturing both the Allyn Young Prize for best Harvard undergraduate economics thesis and the John H. Williams prize for o

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