Real World Micro, 27th Edition

$37.95

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Required reading for:

Prof. Gerald Friedman
UMass-Amherst
Microeconomics, Econ 103-1
Fall 2020

Prof. Joseph Kane
Castleton College
Microeconomics, ECO2050

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Real World Micro, TWENTY-SEVENTH EDITION

Edited by Rob Larson, Bryan Snyder, Chris Sturr, and the Dollars & Sense collective.

A MICRO ECONOMICS READER FROM

Dollars&Sense

Required reading for:

Prof. Gerald Friedman
UMass-Amherst
Microeconomics, Econ 103-1
Fall 2020

Students, please make sure to enter your correct billing and shipping addresses, in the event that your shipping and billing addresses differ.

On-campus: In order to receive mail at your residence hall, it should be addressed using the following form:

Your Name
Name of Your Residence Hall, UMass
Residence Hall Street Address, Room #
Amherst, MA 01003 – (4-digit extended ZIP)

As this book is produced specifically for a course, it is Non-returnable.

The thoroughly updated and revised 27th edition of Real World Micro contains new articles addressing the latest real-world issues and controversies, including the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the economy, and ongoing issues such as the minimum wage, CEO pay, the “gig” economy, net neutrality, stock-market gyrations, and trade policy. This edition includes an expanded policy-spotlight chapter on the causes of deindustrialization. The articles in Real World Micro bring complex topics to life and highlight the effects of economic change on communities, workers, and the environment.

Organized to follow the outline of a standard economics text, the book includes a brief introduction for each chapter, including discussion questions for all articles, to help students relate the articles to the theories in standard textbooks. Its contents provide vivid, real-world illustrations of key economic concepts.

Real World Micro’s well-researched, readable articles are drawn from the pages of Dollars & Sense, the leading magazine of popular economics.

Please click on the “Table of Contents” tab above to see what’s in the new 26th edition.

“The principles of economics books (yes, even mine) tend to be on the dull side and leave aspects of the economy and economics unchallenged. Real World Micro and Macro can spice up your course and lead students to ask the type of questions they should be asking.” —DAVID COLANDER, Middlebury College
“I’ve had great success with Real World Micro. Students really like its short, snappy analysis of current events and feel challenged by its alternative viewpoint.” —SUSAN HELPER, Case Western Reserve University

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ISBN 978-1-939402-45-5

Weight 1.4 lbs
Dimensions 9 × 6 × 2 in
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