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Introduction to Economic Analysis, http: This is the third draft.
Please point out typo s, errors or poor exposition, preferably by email to intro mcafee. John Ryan, and Wei Eileen Xie. I am especially indebted to Anthony B.
Williams for a careful, detailed reading of the manuscript yielding hundreds of improvements. June 24, This Draft: It is designed for a relatively sophisticated undergraduate who has not taken a basic univ ersity course in economics.
It also contains the standard intermediate microeco nomics material and some material that ought to be standard but is not. The book can easily serve as an intermediate microeconomics text.
The focus of this book is on the conceptual tools and not on fluff. In contrast, this b ook reflects the approach actually adopted by the majority of economists for understandin g economic activity. There are lots of models and equations and no pictures of economists.
To view a copy of this license, visit http: Please email changes to intro mcafee. Absent scarcity, there is no significant a llocation issue.
All practical, and many impractical, means of allocating scarce re sources are studied by economists. Markets are an important means of allocating resources, so economists study markets.
In additi on, goods and services which are scarce resources are allocated by governments, using taxation as a means of acquiring the items. Governments may be controlled by a po litical process, and the study of allocation by the politics, which is kn own as political economy, is a significant branch of economics.
Goods are allocated by certain means, like theft, deemed illegal by the government, and such allocation methods nevertheless fall within the domain of economic analysis; the market for marijuana remains vibrant despite interdiction by the governments of most nations.
Other all ocation methods include gifts and charity, lotteries and gambling, and cooperative societie s and clubs, all of which are studied by economists.
Some markets involve a physical marketplace.• Environment of inner solar system: The powerful environment near the sun is observed, and the energy process is solved.
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