The number one textbook for intermediate macroeconomics courses since its first edition, this title is known for conveying the cutting edge in macroeconomics theory, research, and policy to the classroom, explaining complex concepts with exceptional clarity.
This new edition is no exception, with Greg Mankiw streamlining his hallmark approach and adding powerful new digital learning options while improving the book's already exemplary focus on teaching students to apply the analytical tools of macroeconomics to current events and policies.
This comprehensive text is the ideal accompaniment to undergraduate courses in Macroeconomics.
Freakonomics essays apply economic analysis to common phenomena, including 3D printers and Yelp, helping to foster economic intuition
Figure It Out worked-out problems walk students through the process of how to use economic tools and analysis to think through a problem and develop its solution
Every chapter concludes with a Quick Quiz of six multiple-choice questions. Students can use these quizzes to immediately test their understanding of chapter material and to review for exams.
New to this Edition
A streamlined, focused revision. Always committed to brevity and clarity, Mankiw draws on extensive professional reviews, to keep the new edition focused on the topics most instructors consider essential
Condensed coverage of consumption and investment. The material on the microeconomic foundations of consumption and investment has been condensed into a single, more accessible chapter.