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Inclou el nom: Alpha Chiang

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Data de naixement
1927
Gènere
male
Professions
Economist

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Extremely well written presentation of calculus of variations and optimal control theory and applications to economics. The selection of examples the author works through in patient detail include several canonical models of economics, such as neo-classical growth theory, optimal investment with adjustment costs, and the optimal extraction of a natural resource. Highly recommended for upper year undergraduate students in economics. You will understand why your macro instructors refer to first-order conditions as Euler equations! You can follow up reading chapter 9 by reading chapter 5 (Economic Policy in a Growth Model) in Solow's book called Growth Theory, for a nice discussion of the Euler equation and the foundations of growth theory.… (més)
 
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Mandarinate | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Jan 14, 2011 |
I used this, together with Kamien and Schwatz, very extensively for my undergrad thesis. It's cheap, easy to carry around, easy to read and has good economic applications as examples. What more can you want?
 
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kreps | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Jul 7, 2008 |

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