Managerial Economics
Managerial Economics

Managerial Economics

Lead Author(s): Matt Metzgar

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Managerial Economics will help students develop the skills to solve a variety of conceptual and quantitative business problems.

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Key features in this textbook

Managerial Economics includes “Try It” questions where students can immediately attempt a question and see if their response is correct
Built-in assessment questions embedded throughout chapters, as well as a comprehensive test bank, so students can read a little, do a little, and test themselves to see what they know
Each chapter comes with interactive questions, videos and eye-catching visuals

Comparison of Introduction to Managerial Economics Textbooks

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Top Hat

Matthew Metzgar, Managerial Economics, only one edition needed

McGraw-Hill

Baye & Prince, Managerial Economics & Business Strategy, 9th Edition

Wiley

Samuelson & Marks, Managerial Economics, 8th Edition

Pearson

Perloff & Brander, Managerial Economics & Strategy, 2nd Edition

Pricing

Average price of textbook across most common format

Up to 40-60% more affordable

Lifetime access on any device

$105

eText

$216.33

Loose-leaf

$288.33

Hard-copy

$64

eText

$248.95

Loose-Leaf

$121.95

eText

$269.42

Hard-copy

Always up-to-date content, constantly revised by community of professors

Content meets standard for Management. Constantly revised and updated by a community of professors with the latest content

In-Book Interactivity

Includes embedded multi-media files and integrated software to enhance visual presentation of concepts directly in textbook

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Customizable

Ability to revise, adjust and adapt content to meet needs of course and instructor

All-in-one Platform

Access to additional questions, test banks, and slides available within one platform

Pricing

Average price of textbook across most common format

Top Hat

Matthew Metzgar, Managerial Economics, only one edition needed

Up to 40-60% more affordable

Lifetime access on any device

McGraw-Hill

Baye & Prince, Managerial Economics & Business Strategy, 9th Edition

$105

eText

$216.33

Loose-leaf

$288.33

Hard-copy

Wiley

Samuelson & Marks, Managerial Economics, 8th Edition

$64

eText

$248.95

Hard-copy

Pearson

Perloff & Brander, Managerial Economics & Strategy, 2nd Edition

$121.95

eText

$269.42

Hard-copy

Always up-to-date content, constantly revised by community of professors

Constantly revised and updated by a community of professors with the latest content

Top Hat

Matthew Metzgar, Managerial Economics, only one edition needed

McGraw-Hill

Baye & Prince, Managerial Economics & Business Strategy, 9th Edition

Wiley

Samuelson & Marks, Managerial Economics, 8th Edition

Pearson

Perloff & Brander, Managerial Economics & Strategy, 2nd Edition

In-book Interactivity

Includes embedded multi-media files and integrated software to enhance visual presentation of concepts directly in textbook

Top Hat

Matthew Metzgar, Managerial Economics, only one edition needed

McGraw-Hill

Baye & Prince, Managerial Economics & Business Strategy, 9th Edition

Wiley

Samuelson & Marks, Managerial Economics, 8th Edition

Pearson

Perloff & Brander, Managerial Economics & Strategy, 2nd Edition

Customizable

Ability to revise, adjust and adapt content to meet needs of course and instructor

Top Hat

Matthew Metzgar, Managerial Economics, only one edition needed

McGraw-Hill

Baye & Prince, Managerial Economics & Business Strategy, 9th Edition

Wiley

Samuelson & Marks, Managerial Economics, 8th Edition

Pearson

Perloff & Brander, Managerial Economics & Strategy, 2nd Edition

All-in-one Platform

Access to additional questions, test banks, and slides available within one platform

Top Hat

Matthew Metzgar, Managerial Economics, only one edition needed

McGraw-Hill

Baye & Prince, Managerial Economics & Business Strategy, 9th Edition

Wiley

Samuelson & Marks, Managerial Economics, 8th Edition

Pearson

Perloff & Brander, Managerial Economics & Strategy, 2nd Edition

About this textbook

Lead Authors

Matthew Metzgar, Ph.DUniversity of North Carolina

Matthew Metzgar is an award-winning professor from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. With 20 years of classroom experience, Dr. Metzgar has successfully taught economics and business classes to a variety of students. Dr. Metzgar currently serves as a Clinical Professor of Economics and has also published and presented on cutting-edge educational practices.

What you’ll learn

Learn managerial economics with current real-world content that connects with today’s students. This textbook starts with the value creation philosophy of Peter Drucker and ends with the long-term challenge of business sustainability. Along the way, students will learn how to successfully apply economics to managerial decisions across a variety of situations.

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Marginal Analysis

Chapter 3 Demand and Pricing

Chapter 4 Estimating Demand

Chapter 5 Production

Chapter 6 Cost Analysis

Chapter 7 Perfect Competition

Chapter 8 Monopoly

Chapter 9 Oligopoly

Chapter 10   Game Theory

Chapter 11   Decision-Making Under Uncertainty

Chapter 12   Sustainability