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Principles of Microeconomics 2e covers the scope and sequence of most introductory microeconomics courses. The text includes many current examples, which are handled in a politically equitable way. The outcome is a balanced approach to the theory and application of economics concepts. The second edition has been thoroughly revised to increase clarity, update data and current event impacts, and incorporate the feedback from many reviewers and adopters.

Senior Contributing Authors

  • Steven A. Greenlaw, University of Mary Washington
  • David Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University

Contributing Authors

  • Cynthia Gamez, University of Texas at El Paso
  • Andres Jauregui, Columbus State University
  • Diane Keenan, Cerritos College
  • Dan MacDonald, California State University, San Bernardino
  • Amyaz Moledina, The College of Wooster
  • Craig Richardson, Winston-Salem State University
  • Ralph Sonenshine, American University
  • Eric Dodge, Hanover College

Chapter 1

Chapter 3

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Chapter 12

Chapter 13

Chapter 15

Chapter 16

Chapter 18