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Heinz Kohler

Willard Long Thorp Professor of Economics, Emeritus

Departmental affiliation: Economics

Selected Publications

Books

  1. East Germany's Economic Integration into the Communist Bloc (Ann Arbor:  University of Michigan Dissertation, 1961).
  2. Economic Integration in the Soviet Bloc (New York: F.A. Praeger, 1965).
  3. Welfare and Planning: An Analysis of Capitalism versus Socialism (New York: John Wiley and Sons, 1966), including Japanese, Spanish, and Swedish translations.  Second edition, 1979 (Huntington, N.Y.: Robert Krieger).
  4. Scarcity Challenged: An Introduction to Economics (New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1968), including Study Guide and Instructor's Manual; also Brazilian edition in Portuguese.
  5. Readings in Economics (New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1968; 2nd edition, 1969).
  6. Economics: The Science of Scarcity (Hinsdale, Ill.: The Dryden Press, 1970), including Programmed Study Guide and Instructor's Manual.
  7. What Economics Is All About (Hinsdale, Ill.: Dryden Press, 1972).
  8. Economics and Urban Problems (Lexington, Mass.: D.C. Heath, 1973).
  9. Scarcity and Freedom: An Introduction to Economics (Lexington, Mass.:  D.C. Heath, 1977), including Instructor's Manual.
  10. Intermediate Microeconomics: Theory and Applications (Glenview, Ill.:  Scott, Foresman and Co., 1982), 2nd edition 1986, 3rd edition, 1990, including Student Workbook and Instructor's Manual. 
  11. Essentials of Statistics (Glenview, Ill.: Scott, Foresman and Co., 1988) and Instructor's Manual. 
  12. Comparative Economic Systems (Glenview, Ill.: Scott, Foresman and Co., 1989).
  13. Economics (Lexington, Mass.:  D.C. Heath, 1992), including split versions Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, and Student Workbook (for 3 versions of text), Instructor's Manual and Test Bank.
  14. Statistics for Business and Economics (Glenview, Ill.: Scott, Foresman and Co., 1985; 2nd edition, 1988; 3rd edition, 1994), including Chinese and Spanish editions.  Supplements include Student Workbook, Instructor's Resource Manual, Test Bank, Exam-Science (a computerized test generator), Electronic Teaching Assistant.
  15. Economic Systems and Human Welfare:  A Global Survey (Cincinnati, OH:  South-Western College Publishing, 1997), including Instructor’s Manual with Test Item File.
  16. Statistics for Business and Economics: Microsoft EXCEL Enhanced (Cincinnati, OH:  South-Western College Publishing, 2002). Read more at www.swlearning.com/quant/kohler/stat/
  17. Statistics for Business and Economics: MINITAB Enhanced (Cincinnati, OH:  South-Western College Publishing, 2002). Read more at www.swlearning.com/quant/kohler/stat/
  18. My Name Was Five: A Novel of the Second World War (Minneapolis, MN: Mill City Press, 2009); Kindle edition 2012. Read more at www.mynamewasfive.com
  19. Caution: Snake Oil! How Statistical Thinking Can Help Us Expose Misinformation About Our Health (Minneapolis, MN: Mill City Press, 2010); Kindle edition 2012. Read more at www.cautionsnakeoil.com
  20. Extraordinary Birds, Book 1 of the SURFING A MAGICAL INTERNET series (Kindle edition 2014). Read more at www.surfingamagicalinternet.com
  21. Brainteasers,  Book 2 of the SURFING A MAGICAL INTERNET series (Kindle edition 2014). Read more at www.surfingamagicalinternet.com
  22. Unusual Plants,  Book 3 of the SURFING A MAGICAL INTERNET series (Kindle edition 2014). Read more at www.surfingamagicalinternet.com
  23. Remarkable Animals,  Book 4 of the SURFING A MAGICAL INTERNET series (Kindle edition 2015). Read more at www.surfingamagicalinternet.com