Equilibrium Models in Economics

De (autor)
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – April 2017

Notă GoodReads:
The concept of equilibrium is fundamental to economic theory, according to which, it exists when supply and demand are balanced. Equilibrium Models in Economics critically examines the major problematic assumptions employed to build equilibrium models. It gives particular attention to the assumptions used to characterize learning, knowledge and expectations.Lawrence Boland here explores whether equilibrium models can provide a realistic explanation of economic events and objects such as prices, market demands and market supplies. He traces how the different perspectives on equilibrium models represented by such creators as Kenneth Arrow, Robert Clower, and George Richardson influenced subsequent developments in economics. A key debate is about the comparative importance of whether equilibrium refers to a state of an actual economy or a property ofa formal mathematical model. Another is the extent that the distinction between a model's exogenous vs. endogenous variables involves causality. Also explored are more recent efforts provided by behavioral, evolutionary, and complexity economics-whether they might change how economics is practicedin the future and how they could. Equilibrium Models in Economics is a trenchant exploration of how the discipline has grappled with attempts to understand and explain the way information, knowledge, and the expectations of actors participating in the economy influence outcomes and behavior. It presents a realistic, workable theory of knowledge and learning, simulating how decision makers and other actors operate in fast-changing equilibrium conditions.
Citește tot Restrânge
Toate formatele și edițiile
Toate formatele și edițiile Preț Express
Carte Paperback (1) 13766 lei  Economic 17-22 zile
  Oxford University Press – April 2017 13766 lei  Economic 17-22 zile
Carte Hardback (1) 34824 lei  Economic 17-22 zile
  Oxford University Press – April 2017 34824 lei  Economic 17-22 zile

Preț: 13766 lei

Puncte Express: 206

Preț estimativ în valută:
2877 3226$ 2507£

Carte disponibilă

Livrare economică 15-20 iunie

Preluare comenzi: 021 569.72.76


ISBN-13: 9780190274337
ISBN-10: 0190274336
Pagini: 288
Dimensiuni: 156 x 235 mm
Greutate: 0.41 kg
Editura: Oxford University Press
Colecția OUP USA
Locul publicării: New York, United States

Notă biografică

Lawrence A. Boland is Professor Emeritus at Simon Fraser University.