Fourth Edition   ©2017

Essentials of Economics

Paul Krugman (City University of New York) , Robin Wells

  • ISBN-10: 1-4641-8665-0; ISBN-13: 978-1-4641-8665-3; Format: Paper Text, 696 pages

Compelling chapter-opening stories (often revisited throughout the chapter) to engage students.

Economics in Action applications in every major section, so students can immediately see economic concepts applied in real contexts.

Global Comparison features that use data and graphs to illustrate why countries reach different economic outcomes.

Business Cases for each section, spanning a wide range of companies, both American and global, showing students how key economic principles apply to real-life business situations.

End-of-chapter worked-out problems (Solved Problems) and new Work it Out interactive activities on LaunchPad help students understand concepts and practice for exams by guiding them through representative problems step by step.