Explore the role of the U.S. in the global economy
Provides a systematic survey of both microeconomics and macroeconomics, with an emphasis on the major economic issues of American life today and a comparison of the American free-enterprise system with other global economic systems.
Introduces the fundamental economic questions societies face.
Focuses on the economic role of business, labor, consumers, and government, and how the United States fits into the global economy.
Emphasizes the importance of early financial planning.
Each chapter includes a multiple-choice exam followed by a set of critical thinking questions and most conclude with a skills exercise and suggested web sites to extend learning.
Teacher Manual includes lesson plans with strategies for teaching and expanding the lesson, portfolio projects, and chapter and unit tests.