Essentials of Economics: A Brief Survey of Principles and Policies
by Faustino Ballve
Publisher: Van Nostrand 1963
Number of pages: 126
Clear, authoritative, and simple elementary introduction to economic science. It is not designed for specialists, but for the average educated person who seeks enlightenment in regard to the economic questions underlying the great issues of our day.
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This text is designed to provide you with a very comprehensive and easy-to-understand introduction to economics. This text will assume no background in economics. All you really need is an open mind and an interest in learning.
by The CORE Team - The CORE Project
A complete introduction to economics and the economy that has been successfully taught both to economics undergraduates and in masters courses in public policy. This approach to economics is student-centered and motivated by real-world problems.
by Carl Menger - Ludwig von Mises Institute
It is said that this book is the best introduction to economic logic ever written. Carl Menger elucidated the precise nature of economic value, and rooted economics firmly in the real-world actions of individual human beings.
by Robert P. Murphy - Ludwig von Mises Institute
This is easily the best introduction to economics for the young reader because it covers both pure economic theory and also how markets work. Murphy has the right frame of mind and mastery of the subject matter to provide the best possible pedagogy.