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In , he published the first edition of his principles of microeconomics textbook to great acclaim, and it became widely used in colleges around the country. That same year, MS made him wheelchair-bound. The disease forced his retirement from teaching at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in He lost the use of his arms in and has been quadriplegic ever since.
Tim never let his disease get him down. In fact, he turned back to his love of writing and teaching for inspiration. He obtained a voice-activated computer, recruited a co-author, Libby Rittenberg of Colorado College, and turned his attention to revising his principles of economics book. This textbook combines the clarity and writing of Tregarthen's seminal periodical "The Margin" with great teaching insights.
Rittenberg and Tregarthen help students to understand how real individuals actually work with economics. In this new textbook, the authors illustrate the practicality and relevance of economics with a variety of new illustrations and insights. For one example of how this plays out in the text see "Chapter 3, Section 2 on Supply". This book is intended for a one-semester Principles of Macroeconomics course taught out the social sciences or business school.
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About the Authors. Chapter 1: Economics: The Study of Choice 1. Chapter 2: Confronting Scarcity: Choices in Production 2. Chapter 3: Demand and Supply 3. Chapter 4: Applications of Demand and Supply 4. Chapter 5: Macroeconomics: The Big Picture 5. Chapter 6: Measuring Total Output and Income 6. Chapter 7: Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply 7. Chapter 8: Economic Growth 8.
Chapter 9: The Nature and Creation of Money 9. Chapter Financial Markets and the Economy Chapter Monetary Policy and the Fed Chapter Government and Fiscal Policy Chapter Consumption and the Aggregate Expenditures Model Chapter Investment and Economic Activity Chapter Net Exports and International Finance Chapter Inflation and Unemployment Chapter Inequality, Poverty, and Discrimination Chapter Economic Development Chapter Socialist Economies in Transition PowerPoint Lecture Notes A PowerPoint presentation highlighting key learning objectives and the main concepts for each chapter are available for you to use in your classroom.
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Supplements are available for instructors who have registered their adoption with us. If you need to review or preview something specific, please contact us. Register for Flatworld Already registered? Libby Rittenberg Colorado College Dr. She has been the Dean of the Summer Session since Throughout her career, she was very involved in study abroad education and directed programs in central Europe and Turkey.
She was a Fulbright Lecturer from She recently became professor emeritus. Timothy Tregarthen - inspiring. Tim was first diagnosed with MS in Yet, he continued a remarkable academic career of teaching and research.
In , he published the first edition of his principles of economics textbook to great acclaim, and it became widely used in colleges around the country. He was placed in the Pikes Peak Hospice program, and was twice given his last rites by his priest.
I remember one day they called me and told me to try to come see him. They didn't expect him to live through the night. There, he never let his disease get him down. FlatWorld is honored to publish a new, first edition relaunch of this wonderful book, and proud to bring Tim's incredible talents as a teacher back to life for future generations of students to learn from.
In addition to completing the re-write of his textbook, Tim recently completed an autobiography about the 32 years he has had multiple sclerosis, titled Suffering, Faith, and Wildflowers. He is nearing completion of a novel, Cool Luck, based on the life of a friend. Remarkably, in , he was able to return to the classroom at UCCS, where he taught economics for 27 years.
This is an open online course, including text, interactive graphs, assignments and discussion topics, video clips, and interactive questions, based on the OpenStax Principles of Economics textbook and refined after testing in some US universities and community colleges in It uses media from around the web, including some economics educators' YouTube channels. Free online course with six hours of material, with materials downloadable in a variety of formats. This module looks at the production of t-shirts as an example of a supply chain, considering how value is added and how countries benefit to different extents. It explores the many relations between coffee and money, considering international relations, debt, and the effect of prices on coffee farmers. It covers three hours of study time and includes five short videos, for which transcripts are included.
Start Up: Raise Fares? Lower Fares? She teaches principles of economics, intermediate macroeconomic theory, comparative economic systems, and international political economy. She received her B. Rittenberg specializes in the internationally oriented areas of economics, with numerous articles in journals and books on comparative and development economics.
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