Introduction to Microeconomics

Key features for Students
  • Use as a standalone course as an interactive textbook on your PC
  • Or dip in for revision, assignments, preparatory or back-up work
  • The full course material with all the relevant theory
  • Access links to WinEcon from lecturer's notes on your PC
Key features for Teaching
  • Use on site network or PCs as standalone course in whole or in part
  • Deliver engaging, media-rich lessons, courses and supplements
  • Customise to suit your institutional and teaching needs
  • Can be used as a Web-based resource

Introduction to Microeconomics is a fully interactive and user-friendly elearning package for further or higher education courses or modules covering microeconomics. The course includes the first 8 chapters of Introductory Economics plus the 4 chapters on maths for economists. The software offers hours of tutorial material and includes: extensive relevant theory, interactive exercises, self-assessment questions, economic databases and an economic glossary.

  • 200+ graphical, interactive tutorial screens, quizzes, self-assessment questions and tools
  • For undergraduate students needing broad and rapid access to microeconomics
  • Offers complete control of pace and style of learning in a fully supported environment
  • A comprehensive glossary of all the key terms in the subject
  • No prior knowledge of computing or economics needed

WinEcon is an award winning, interactive teaching and learning package for network and PC use. Intensively developed at a cost of £1m under the government funded Teaching and Learning Technology Programme by experienced teachers of economics, the WinEcon software gives complete control of the pace and style of learning in a fully-supported environment that demands no prior knowledge of computing or economics.

Microconomics can be used as a stand alone course or to complement your university's or college's course. Intensively developed and updated by experienced teachers of economics, WinEcon Business Economics is arranged into chapters, with each chapter divided into easy to manage sections containing topics which comprise interactive tutorials supported by a virtual tutor.

The expertly authored tutorials include theory and graphic enhanced interactive exercises which allow you to interact with the models and see how changes you make affect graphs, etc., helping you to understand the theory, plus interactive questions to test your understanding as your progress through the tutorial.

Many topics include links to additional and more advanced information and exercises, so you can tailor your learning to suit your own individual strengths and weaknesses. And the easy to use navigation allows you to dip into topics if you don't want to work through a whole chapter or section.

The software also includes easily accessible section introductions and summaries and an economics glossary and notebook, all ideal for revision.

WinEcon Microeconomics gives complete control of the pace and style of learning in a fully-supported environment that demands no prior knowledge of computing or economics.

WinEcon Microeconomics is the perfect economics software for:

  • Undergraduate students of economics seeking coverage of introductory microeconomics
  • Undergraduate students of business and management needing broad and rapid access to key concepts in microeconomics
  • MBA and postgraduate students requiring clear and flexible access to core microeconomic theory
  • College students requiring a foundation in microeconomics leading to an undergraduate programme
  • Professional students and economists seeking a reference resource for ongoing learning.

Introduction to Microeconomics

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1. What is Economics
2. Introduction to Demand and Supply
3. Intermediate Demand
4. Production and Costs
5. Perfect Competition and Monopoly
6. Imperfect Competition
7. Regulation of Markets and Market Failure
8. Factors of Production
9. Introductory Mathematics for Economists
10. Intermediate Mathematics for Economists
11. Probability for Economists
12. Statistics for Economists