Economics for Business
By Kevin Hinde
Prentice Hall / Pearson Education Limited
Distributed By Trans-Atlantic Publications
ISBN 13: 9781405847025
832 Pages, Illustrated, 7 1/2" x 9 3/4"
$99.50 Paper Original
The fourth edition
of this highly successful and unique textbook provides an appropriate coverage
of microeconomic, macroeconomic and international economic issues for Business
students. With its direct and understandable approach, "Economics for Business" continues
to focus on applying economic principles to the real world of business.
economics is a fast-changing environment and the text has been thoroughly revised
and updated to reflect current issues. It is ideal for students taking a first
course in economics with a business perspective who need a modern, interactive
and up-to-date approach. New for this edition are: Business issues listed at
the start of each chapter set the context; a comprehensive glossary of all
It also features a vast range of applied material and case
studies which demonstrate how economics can be used to understand real business
situations. It focuses on all the major economic topics plus specialist business
chapters and sections. 'FT Reports' throughout analyse topical "Financial Times" news
stories. It also contains a range of pedagogical features to aid learning,
including review questions, a web appendix and icons throughout to highlight
and explain key ideas.
'Pause for thought' questions integrated throughout
encourage reflective learning with answers on the Companion Website. It also
features extra web cases on current topics and extensive web references hotlinked
from the book's excellent Companion Website encourage further study and research.
The best resource package for introductory business economics just got better!
Resources are carefully integrated with the text to provide a complete and
blended learning experience. A Companion Website accompanies "Economics for
Business" by John Sloman and Kevin Hinde.
This textbook is accompanied by an
outstanding Companion Website, with Grade Tracker to enable you to assess your
own learning. The website contains a large range of useful resources for students.
These include: multiple-choice questions for each chapter; monthly updated
links to news articles, with questions and commentary; hotlinks to related
websites; case studies referenced in the main text; and answers to questions
in the text.
John Sloman is Director of the Economics Network - the Economics
subject centre of the Higher Education Academy. The Economics Network is based
at the University of Bristol. John is also Principal Lecturer in the School
of Economics at the University of the West of England. Kevin Hinde is Senior
Teaching Fellow in the School of Economics, Finance and Business at the University
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