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Economic Interpretation of Linear Programming (Revised / Updated) (Hardcover) (Quirino Paris)

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This text covers the basic theory and computation for mathematical modeling in linear programming. It provides a strong background on how to set up mathematical proofs and high-level computation methods, and includes substantial background material and direction.Authored by a long-time professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of California, Davis, the book presents an intuitive and novel discussion of what it means to solve a system of equations that is a crucial stepping stone for solving any linear program. The discussion of the simplex method for solving linear programs gives an economic interpretation to every step of the simplex algorithm.The text combines in a unique and novel way the microeconomics of production with the structure of linear programming to give students and scholars of economics a clear notion of what it means, formulating a model of economic equilibrium and the computation of opportunity cost in the presence of many outputs and many inputs.

Edition: Revised / Updated
Number of Pages: 454
Genre: Business + Money Management, Computers + Internet
Sub-Genre: Programming / General, Economics / Theory, Econometrics
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Author: Quirino Paris
Language: English
Street Date: December 15, 2015
TCIN: 50597195
UPC: 9781137573919
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-6294
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