Foundations of Mathematical And Computational Economics 1e
ISBN-13: 9780324235838 / ISBN-10: 0324235836
FOUNDATIONS OF MATHEMATICAL AND COMPUTATION ECONOMICS is a book for 21st century economics students. It contains the new developments in economics and mathematics and it speaks to the needs of present day economists. It combines intuitive understanding of mathematics with rigorous exposition. This book books prepares the economic students for understanding the use of mathematics in economics and econometrics, teaches them computation and computational economics, and it gives them an appreciation of mathematics.
1. Mathematics, Computation, and Economics.
2. Basic Mathematical Concepts and Methods.
3. Basic Concepts and Methods of Probability Theory and Computation.
4. Vectors and Matrices.
5. Advanced Topics in Matrix Algebra.
6. Differentiation: Functions of One Variable.
7. Differentiation: Functions of Several Variables.
8. The Taylor Series and Its Applications.
9. Static Optimization.
10. Constrained Optimization.
12. Dynamic Optimization.
13. Differential Equations.
14. Difference Equations.
15. Dynamic Systems.
Kamran M. Dadkhah is Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at Northeastern University, Boston, where his areas of interest are mathematical economics, econometrics, international economics, and economics of oil. He holds an MA and Ph.D. degrees in Economics from Indiana University, and an MS degree in Mathematics from Northeastern University. He has published in The Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Political Economy, International Journal of Middle East Studies, Applied Economics, Middle Eastern Studies, European Journal of Operational Research, Decision Sciences, Empirical Economics, and Mathematical and Computer Modeling.