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Unit 1: An Introduction to Economics Chapter 1: What Is Economics? Chapter 2: Economic Systems and the American Economy
Unit 2: Practical Economics: How Theory Works for You Chapter 3: Your Role as a Consumer Chapter 4: Going into Debt Chapter 5: Buying the Necessities Chapter 6: Saving and Investing
Unit 3: Microeconomics: Markets, Prices, and Business Competition Chapter 7: Demand and Supply Chapter 8: Business Organizations Chapter 9: Competition and Monopolies
Unit 4: Microeconomics: American Business In Action Chapter 10: Financing and Producing Goods Chapter 11: Marketing and Distribution Chapter 12: The American Labor Force
Unit 5: Macroeconomics: The Nation's Economy Chapter 13: Measuring the Economy's Performance Chapter 14: Money and Banking Chapter 15: The Federal Reserve System and Monetary Policy Chapter 16: Government Spends, Collects, and Owes Chapter 17: Stabilizing the National Economy
Unit 6: The International Scene Chapter 18: Trading With Other Nations Chapter 19: Economic Growth in Developing Nations Chapter 20: The Global Economy
REFERENCE SECTION Personal Finance Handbook Skills Handbook Standard & Poor's Databank Careers Handbook Reference Atlas English/Spanish Glossary Index Acknowledgements