A concise text to help students make sense of key economic issues

This post is about the new edition of a popular economics textbook. In a world full of volatility, uncertainty and conflicting approaches, Sloman’s Essentials of Economics looks at the key economic issues of today and helps students make sense of them.


Fully updated with:

  • new examples
  • an enhanced discussion of behavioural economics
  • policy, including analyses of the implications of the Brexit vote and of various economic policies pursued by the Trump administration
  • and more!

Engage students with economics news
The news blog helps students keep up-to-date with current issues in economics through regularly-updated links to a range of articles, videos, podcasts, data and reports: www.pearsoned.co.uk/sloman

Driving positive student outcomes
Combining this text with MyLab™ Economics, our leading online homework and assessment system allows you to reach every student. MyLab personalizes the experience, helping students learn, practice and get results in the course.

Around the world instructors see positive outcomes with MyLab Economics

University of Wisconsin
MyLab Economics was used as a preparation tool in order to engage students with learning and embed learning on a Principles of Macroeconomics course at University of Wisconsin, USA. MyLab Economics was shown to have a positive impact on learners and the study also demonstrated that use of the programme had an impact on student grades.

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Explore this title and other Economics texts

Request your sample copy today by emailing asktheHEteam.middleeast@pearson.com with the ISBN 9781292239590 and providing your contact details.

We hope that you’ll choose Sloman, plus interactive learning with MyLab Economics, for your next course.



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