Now fully adapted for the Europe, Middle East & Africa market, Microeconomic Theory: Basic Principles and Extensions delivers cutting-edge treatment of microeconomics together with an ideal level of mathematical rigour. Aimed directly at upper level undergraduate students and graduate students, the book teaches users how to work directly with theoretical tools, real-world applications, and the latest developments within the study of microeconomics. It provides clear and accurate coverage of advanced microeconomic concepts and illustrates how the theory applies to practical situations. In addition, the text s helps to build student intuition by including a new two-tier end-of-chapter problem that begins with simple numerical/mathematical exercises followed by more analytical, theoretical, and complex problems.
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Fully adapted for the Europe, Middle East and Africa market, this title delivers a treatment of microeconomics. Aimed directly at upper level undergraduate students and graduate students, it teaches users how to work directly with theoretical tools, real-world applications, and the developments within the study of microeconomics.
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PART 1: INTRODUCTION. 1. Economic Models. 2. Mathematics for Microeconomics. PART 2: CHOICE AND DEMAND. 3. Preferences and Utility. 4. Utility Maximization and Choice. 5. Income and Substitution Effects. 6. Demand Relationships among Goods. PART 3: UNCERTAINTY AND STRATEGY. 7. Uncertainty. 8. Game Theory. PART 4: PRODUCTION AND SUPPLY. 9. Production and Cost Functions 10. Profit Maximization. PART 5: COMPETITIVE MARKETS. 11. The Partial Equilibrium Competitive Model. 12. General Equilibrium and Welfare. PART 6: MARKET POWER. 13. Monopoly 14. Imperfect Competition PART 7: PRICING IN INPUT MARKETS 15. Labour Markets, Capital and Time PART 8: MARKET FAILURE 16. Asymmetric Information 17. Externalities and Public Goods
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Produktdetaljer

ISBN
9781473704787
Publisert
2015
Utgiver
Vendor
Cengage Learning EMEA
Vekt
976 gr
Høyde
260 mm
Bredde
195 mm
Tykkelse
18 mm
Aldersnivå
05, U
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Format
Product format
Heftet
Antall sider
768

Om bidragsyterne

Dr. Christopher Snyder is the Joel Z. and Susan Hyatt Professor of Economics at Dartmouth College, where he pursues research and teaching interests in microeconomic theory, industrial organization, and law and economics. He is a research associate in the National Bureau of Economic Research, serves on the board of the Industrial Organization Society, and is an associate editor of the Review of Industrial Organization. Snyder received his Ph.D. from MIT. His recent research has appeared in leading economics journals, including the Review of Economics and Statistics and Quarterly Journal of Economics. He lives in Hanover, New Hampshire, with his wife, who also teaches economics at Dartmouth, and three daughters. Dr. Walter Nicholson is the Ward H. Patton Emeritus Professor of Economics at Amherst College and a visiting professor at Ave Maria University, Naples, Florida. Throughout his teaching career, Dr. Nicholson has sought to develop in students an appreciation for the value of economic models in the study of important social questions. He also has enjoyed showing students some of the stranger things that economists have sought to model. Dr. Nicholson received his Ph.D. in economics from MIT. Most of his research is in the area of labor economics, especially policy questions related to unemployment. He lives in Naples, Florida and Montague, Massachusetts, where he and his wife enjoy the frequent visits of their eight grandchildren. Adapting the book for the Europe, Middle East & Africa market for the first time, Robert Stewart is a South African Economics and Econometrics lecturer, researcher and developer based in Johannesburg.