# Fundamental methods of mathematical economics / Alpha C. Chiang, Kevin Wainwright.

##### By: Chiang, Alpha C.

##### Contributor(s): Wainwright, Kevin.

Material type: TextPublisher: Boston, Mass. : McGraw-Hill/Irwin, c2005Edition: 4th ed.Description: xix, 688 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0071238239; 0070109109 (alk. paper); 9780070109100.Subject(s): Economics, MathematicalDDC classification: 330.0151 Online resources: WorldCat details | Ebook FulltextItem type | Current location | Collection | Call number | Copy number | Status | Date due | Barcode | Item holds |
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 659-661) and index.

Table of contents The nature of mathematical economics --

Economic models --

Equilibrium analysis in economics --

Linear models and matrix algebra --

Linear models and matrix algebra (continued) --

Comparative statics and the concept of derivative --

Rules of differentiation and their use in comparative statics --

Comparative-static analysis of general-function models --

Optimization : a special variety of equilibrium analysis --

Exponential and logarithmic functions --

The case of more than one choice variable --

Optimization with equality constraints --

Further topics in optimization --

Economic dynamics and integral calculus --

Continuous time : first-order differential equations --

Higher-order differential equations --

Discrete time : first-order difference equations --

Higher-order difference equations --

Simulationeous differential equations and difference equations --

Optimal control theory.

It has been 20 years since the last edition of this classic text. Kevin Wainwright, a long time user of the text (British Columbia University and Simon Fraser University), has executed the perfect revision--he has updated examples, applications and theory without changing the elegant, precise presentation style of Alpha Chiang. Readers will find the wait was worthwhile.

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