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Free Economics Notes

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A book of free economics notes based on more than thirty years' experience of teaching and supervising students on three continents.

The contentsr:

Chapter 1 An Introduction to Economics in 5,000 Words and a Bit

Chapter 2 Trying to Make Sense of Economic Policy—Part 1: What Do Governments Try to Do?

Chapter 3 Trying to Make Sense of Economic Policy—Part 2: Why is it so Difficult to Get it Right?

Chapter 4 Business Cycles, Recessions and Economic Booms

Chapter 5 Understanding Economics: a Summary of the Advantages and Disadvantages of the Price Mechanism

Chapter 6 Notes on the Difference Between “Economic Growth” and “Economic Development”


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