Indivisibilities Microeconomic Theory with Respect to Indivisible Goods and Factors

The analysis of this volume represents an attempt to apply modern mathematical techniques to the problems arising from large and significant indivisibilities. While the classical microeconomic theory refers to assumptions about the convexity of production sets and consumer preferences, this book dir...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bobzin, Hagen
Format: eBook
Published: Heidelberg Physica-Verlag HD 1998, 1998
Edition:1st ed. 1998
Series:Contributions to Economics
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • I. Microeconomic Theory with Respect to Indivisibilities
  • II. Microeconomic Foundations
  • 1 Axiomatic Characterization of Individual Economic Agents
  • 2 Theory of the Firm
  • 3 Summary
  • 4 Appendix
  • III. Microeconomic Theory of Individual Agents
  • 1 The Cost Structure of a Firm
  • 2 Alternative Representation of the Finn’s Cost Structure
  • 3 Optimal Activities in the Theory of the Household
  • IV. Theory of Market Equilibria
  • 1 The Problem of General Equilibria
  • 2 Existence of Competitive Equilibria
  • 3 Generalization of the Model of an Exchange Economy
  • V. Critique
  • Mathematical Appendix
  • Tables
  • References