|tIntroduction : what is macroeconomics? -- |tGross domestic product, economic growth, and business cycles -- |tMacroeconomic models -- |tMicroeconomic principles -- |tDisagreement in macroeconomics -- |tWhat do we learn from macroeconomic analysis? -- |tUnderstanding recent and current macroeconomic events.
A modern approach to macroeconomics. Williamson’s Macroeconomics uses a thoroughly modern approach by showing readers how to build macroeconomic models from microeconomic principles. This approach helps to make the text consistent with the way macroeconomic research is conducted today. The fourth edition weaves the recent events of the financial crisis into the material.