ISBN 9788132105329,Money Matters : Macroeconomics and Financial Markets

Money Matters : Macroeconomics and Financial Markets


SAGE Response



SAGE Response

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9788132105329

ISBN-10 813210532X


Number of Pages 240 Pages
Language (English)


Money Matters is a comprehensive guide to the basic principles of macroeconomics. It provides a nuanced yet in-depth understanding of the linkages between financial markets and the real economy. The book covers a wide range of topics integral to both the Indian and the global economies. Beginning with a basic theoretical discussion on macroeconomics, it eases the reader into the exploration of the more advanced concepts. Some of the important concepts discussed in the book are: " Fundamentals of Macroeconomics, money market, goods and services market. " Reserve Bank of India, money creation, supply and demand, interest rate determination, inflation and unemployment, etc. " International trade and foreign exchange. " Subprime mortgage crisis, global economic crisis and impact on India. Written in a lucid and jargon-free manner, the text helps the reader understand the linkages between the theoretical aspects of financial markets and the actual economic developments across the globe.