4 edition of **Elementary matrices for economics** found in the catalog.

Elementary matrices for economics

Maurice Harry Peston

- 305 Want to read
- 16 Currently reading

Published
**1969**
by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills, Calif
.

Written in English

- Economics -- Mathematical models.,
- Matrices.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 109-[111]

Statement | by Maurice H. Peston. |

Series | Library of modern economics |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | HB74.M3 P44 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | viii, 110, [1] p. |

Number of Pages | 110 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL4433410M |

ISBN 10 | 0803900295 |

LC Control Number | 79082899 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 63149 |

troduction to abstract linear algebra for undergraduates, possibly even ﬁrst year students, specializing in mathematics. Linear algebra is one of the most applicable areas of mathematics. It is used by the pure mathematician and by the mathematically trained scien-tists of all disciplines. This book is directed more at the former audienceFile Size: 1MB. This book and its companion (part II) present the elements of analysis and linear algebra used in financial models and in microeconomics. Functions of one and several variables and matrices are developed in part I and vector spaces, linear mappings and optimization methods are developed in part II/5(14).

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Peston, Maurice Harry. Elementary matrices for economics. Beverly Hills, Calif., Sage Publications [©].

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii,[1] Elementary matrices for economics book ; 19 cm. Series Title. In mathematics, an elementary matrix is a matrix which differs from the identity matrix by one single elementary row operation.

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Many things can be measured in terms of linear equations. The use of the input-output matrix is important.

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Chapter 3. Matrices This material is in Chapter 1 of Anton & Rorres. Basic matrix notation We recall that a matrix is a rectangular array or table of numbers.

We call the individual numbers entriesof the matrix and refer to them by their row and column numbers. The rows are numbered. Introduction To Microeconomics. Economics is the study of choices made under constraints, usually the constraints of budgets, prices, and input costs.

Topics covered include consumer demand, production, exchange, the price system, resource allocation, and government intervention. Author(s): .Table of Contents. PREFACE ix.

TO THE STUDENT xv. CHAPTER 1 MATRICES, VECTORS, AND SYSTEMS OF LINEAR EQUATIONS 1. Matrices and Vectors 1. Linear Combinations, Matrix—Vector Products, and Special Matrices Systems of Linear Equations Gaussian Elimination * Applications of Systems of Linear Equations 54 The Span of a Set of Vectors solutions is a line in the number of solutions is in nite, many, and can be parametrized by one real parameter.

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