Mathematical Analysis for Economists
An introduction to those parts of mathematical analysis and linear algebra which are most important to economists. This text focuses on the application of the essential mathematical ideas, rather than the economic theories, and features examples and problems on key ideas in microeconomics.
- Paperback | 800 pages
- 178 x 235mm | 1,502g
- 01 Feb 1994
- Pearson Education Limited
- Harlow, United Kingdom
Table of contents
Contents: Introduction. Functions of One Variable: Introduction. Polynomials, Powers, and Exponentials. Single Variable Differentiation. More on Differentiation. Limits, Continuity and Series. Implications of Continuity and Differentiability. Exponential and Logarithmic Functions. Single Variable Optimization. Integration. Further Topics in Integration. Linear Algebra: Vectors and Matrices. Determinants and Matrix Inversion. Further Topics in Linear Algebra. Functions of Several Variables. Toolkit for Comparative Statics Multivariable Optimization.Constrained Optimization. Linear Programming. Difference Equations. Differential Equations. Appendix A Elementary Algebra. Appendix B: Sums. Induction. Appendix C: Trigonometric Functions. Appendix D: Geometry. Answers to Problems. Literature. Index.