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- Springer 2012; US$ 129.00
The primary goal of the book is to present the ideas and research findings of active researchers such as physicists, economists, mathematicians and financial engineers, working in the field of "Econophysics", who have undertaken the task of modelling and analyzing systemic risk, network dynamics and other topics. Of primary interest in these... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 89.99
This book is devoted to the study of dynamical models of decentralized economic systems. The models considered are based on the Leontief simple dynamic model with various mechanisms for decentralized planning and management. Branches of the economic system are treated as fully independent economic agents that plan their work according to their own... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95
This book, as the title suggests, explains how General equilibrium, the dominant conceptual framework in mainstream economics, describes a perfectly impossible world. Even with its counterfactual assumptions taken for granted, it fails on many levels. Under the impressive editorship of Ackerman and Nadal, this book will appeal to students and researchers... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 180.00
Equilibrium versus Understanding argues that neo-classical theory is incapable of explaining or understanding human conduct. The author asserts that a different sort of economic theory is required and proposes a hermeneutic one. The book presents a comprehensive description and analysis of the methodologies involved, ultimately rejecting the positivist... more...
- IOS Press 2011; US$ 65.00
This study combines qualitative and quantitative research methods to explain which factors contribute to a problem-free or problematic functioning of neighbourhoods in general and especially of Dutch neighbourhoods that were built in the first years after World War II. An important part of the book is about the development of measuring instruments.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 180.00
This punchy book unites mainline mathematical economics and sometimes idiosyncratic political economy. Freshness is brought to the market concept giving general equilibrium theory a new lease of life, and an opening of thought on such matters as free trade, globalization and the environment. Where most theories of general equilibrium have been based... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1998; US$ 110.00
The objective of this book is to study the economy as a complex system and to show that the presence of self-reinforcing mechanisms in very different economic problems gives rise to common regularities and common qualitative properties. Dynamic systems of the self-reinforcing type are considered, that is, systems with local positive feedbacks. Economic... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 101.00
The first cutting-edge guide to using the SAS® system for theanalysis of econometric data Applied Econometrics Using the SAS® System is thefirst book of its kind to treat the analysis of basic econometricdata using SAS®, one of the most commonly used software toolsamong today's statisticians in business and industry. This bookthoroughly... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 49.99
Swaps, futures, options, structured instruments - a wide range of derivative products is traded in today's financial markets. Analyzing, pricing and managing such products often requires fairly sophisticated quantitative tools and methods. This book serves as an introduction to financial mathematics with special emphasis on aspects relevant in... more...
- Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 179.00
Contains a collection of contributions in rational choice and general equilibrium theory. Among the topics included in this book are: preferences, demand, equilibrium, core allocations, and testable restrictions. The contributors include: Daniel McFadden, Rosa Matzkin, Emma Moreno-Garcia, Roger Lagunoff, Yakar Kannai, Myrna Wooders, and others. more...