Principles of Economics
by Libby Rittenberg, Timothy Tregarthen
Publisher: Flat World Knowledge 2011
Number of pages: 913
The authors teach economics as the study of 'choice' by providing students with an accessible, straightforward overview of economics. Rittenberg and Tregarthen help students to understand how real individuals actually work with economics.
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by Ludwig Von Mises - Von Mises Institute
In this outstanding paper the author explains how cost accounting is the critical institution that ferrets out social waste, ensures that resources are directed to their most highly valued ends, and how entrepreneurs respond to price signals.
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