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Economic decision-making

Economic decision-making

games, econometrics, and optimisation : contributions in honour of Jacques H. Drèze

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Published by North-Holland in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drèze, Jacques H.,
  • Econometrics.,
  • Decision making.,
  • Game theory.,
  • Mathematical optimization.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by J.J. Gabszewicz, J.F. Richard, L.A. Wolsey.
    ContributionsDrèze, Jacques H., Gabszewicz, Jean Jaskold., Richard, Jean François., Wolsey, Laurence A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB139 .E34 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 488 p. :
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1872626M
    ISBN 10044488422X
    LC Control Number90032284

    Smart Thinking, Market Failure, and Macroeconomics Jeffrey Sachs argues that empirical evidence suggests social-welfare stateswith high rates of taxation and social outlays, outperform the comparatively free-market economies. Kahneman and Tversky became heavily involved in the development of this new approach to economic theory, and their involvement in this movement had the effect of reducing the intensity and exclusivity of their earlier period of joint collaboration. The crucial role of a business manager is to determine optimal course of action and he has to make a decision under these constraints. The two possible solutions of the problem are: 1 Updating and replacing only the old machinery.

    The hair represents the opportunity cost. This requires, the collection and analysis of the relevant data. C Choose the fork truck with the highest cost - benefits. It needs to be investigated what are the causes of the problem of decreasing profits. He uses Swedenin which the government at that time controlled 63 percent of GNPas an example to support his argument that the basic problem with The Road to Serfdom is "that it offered predictions which turned out to be false. Schwartz Marvelosissimo the Mathematical Magician demonstrates the meaning of a million by showing his friends that it would take 23 days to even count to a million and that a goldfish bowl large enough to hold a million goldfish could hold a whale.

    Chapter 1 introduced the basic concept of scarcity that underlies the study of economics. After this hiatus, articles on utility and the psychology of utility began to appear e. It may be further noted that for the choice of an optimal solution to the problem, a manager works under certain constraints. They sing a song about choices and scarcity.


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