Economics: Principles and Policy
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Authors : William J. Baumol; Alan S. Blinder

9780538453677

880 Pages  Hardcover 

12th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2011, 2009, 2008

©2012 , Published

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ECONOMICS: PRINCIPLES AND POLICY, Twelfth Edition, takes a policy-based approach to the teaching of introductory economics. Written by two of the most respected economists in the world, this text is also one of the most current texts on the market that includes data through the spring of 2011. The t... more

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