The purpose of this book is to introduce stuents to the fundamental tools and techniques available in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software. Applications are presented that pertain to specific macroeconomic topics. Students will enhance their macroeconomic analysis skills, while becoming proficient at Excel software. Students will learn through experience by following directions and creating example worksheets within each chapter. This book includes assignments for all types of macroeconomics problems.
The book provides detailed instructions for using Microsoft Excel. These instructions are designed for the most current version of Excel but are sufficient for most other versions as well. Additional information is available on the Web site corresponding to this book.