United States I Germany Japan France | Britain Canada Italy I Netherlands China Belgium-Lux. South Korea I Mexico Taiwan I Singapore Spain
Source: World Trade Organization, www.wto.org
• Appendix on graphs Being comfortable with graphical analysis and a few related quantitative concepts will be a big advantage to students in understanding the principles of economics. The appendix to Chapter 1, which reviews graphing, line slopes, and linear equations, should not be skipped.
• New Last Words About one fourth of the Last Words are new and others have been revised and updated. The new topics are: the remarkable organizational ability of markets (Chapter 4—see page 95); the market for human organs (Chapter 6—see page 150); the economics of criminal behaviour (Chapter 7—see page 169); and the positive externalities of antitheft auto tracking devices (Chapter 18—see page 479).
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