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Wells, Robin (19..-....; économiste)

Works: 6 works in 14 publications in 3 languages and 126 library holdings
Genres: History  Textbooks  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Case studies 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: HC110.I5, 339.2
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robin Wells
Microeconomics by Paul R Krugman( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Krugman's grasp of economics in action and his uncanny way of translating complex issues into everyday terms have made him the most widely read economist writing for the general public today. He has been awarded the 2008 prize in Economic Sciences for his study of international trade and the effects of globalization. What's new? a- chapter order -- re-organized from the 1st edition to reflect how the subject is taught; b- stronger international focus -- Global issues are dealt with throughout the text and emphasis is placed on looking at topics from an international perspective; c- global Comparison boxes -- uses data driven examples to illustrate the international dimension of economic concepts; d- new chapters on Taxes, Inflation and Unemployment; e- coverage of the financial crisis. Strengths: a- real world examples, stories, applications and case studies -- These teach the core concepts and motivate learning; b- the writing style is accessible, entertaining and friendly; c- tools for learning. Tools for learning: a- each chapter is structured around a common set of features that helps students learn while keeping them engaged; b- chapter opening summaries -- Each chapter begins with a real-life story that is then integrated throughout the chapter. They illustrate concepts, build intuition and encourage students to think further; c- economics in action -- each chapter closes with a real world case study. -- Description from (Oct. 11, 2011)
Macroéconomie by Paul R Krugman( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fully updated and revised, the third edition of this core textbook integrates models with real world examples, so the relevance of the theoretical concept is clear throughout
The Occupy handbook by Janet Byrne( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the historical roots of the current protest movements, the links between income inequality and the economic crisis, lessons from the protests, and the potential power of the 99 percent to effect real change
Economics by Paul R Krugman( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Polish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Providing students of economics with a complete introduction to the subject, this work includes examples not just based on US macroeconomic history, but international experiences, so will appeal to a European audience and give students a more realistic view of how economics works in the real world
Study Guide to Accompany Macroeconomics, third edition Krugman/Wells by Elizabeth Sawyer Kelly( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Essentials of economics by Paul R Krugman( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This book brings the same captivating writing and innovative features of Krugman/Wells to the one-term combined micro/macro course. It is the ideal text for teaching basic economic principles in a real-world context to students who are not planning to continue up the economics curriculum
Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.54 (from 0.28 for The Occupy ... to 0.87 for Study Guid ...)
Alternative Names
Krugman, Robin Wells
Wells Krugman, Robin
Wells, R.
English (10)
Polish (3)
French (1)