Foundations of Mathematical and Computational Economics Dadkah, Kamran
This is a book on the basics of mathematics and computation and their uses in ecomics for modern day students and practitioners. The reader is introduced to the basics of numerical analysis as well as the use of computer programs such as Matlab and Excel in carrying out involved computations. Sections are devoted to the use of Maple in mathematical analysis. Examples drawn from recent contributions to ecomic theory and econometrics as well as a variety of end of chapter exercises help to illustrate and apply the presented concepts.
Kamram M. Dadkhah is Associate Professor in the Department of Northwestern 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 Eastern Studies, European Journal of Operational Research, Decision Sciences, Empirical Economics, and Mathematical and Computer Modeling.
Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
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Economics: Professional & General
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Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
2nd ed. 2011