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The Vision Translated

Athol Fitzgibbons

in Keynes's Vision: A New Political Economy

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198283201
eISBN:
9780191596254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198283202.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

Considers the differences between Keynes's economic theories and the Keynesian economics that evolved in the second half of the twentieth century. The difference is between a non‐mechanistic system ... More


Ideas, Pioneers, and Precursors

Kumaraswamy Velupillai

in Computable Economics: The Arne Ryde Memorial Lectures

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198295273
eISBN:
9780191596988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198295278.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

In this chapter, a first, tentative attempt is made to define the nature and scope of what is meant by computable economics. From a study of the way economics was mathematized in the modern era, – ... More


Optimal Programming

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0024
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the first of five chapters on optimal programming (the typical mathematics of economics) and related issues as related to choice making. It introduces the general ideas of optimal programming ... More


Linear Programming

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0026
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the third of five chapters on optimal programming (the typical mathematics of economics) and related issues as related to choice making. It discusses linear programming, which might appear to ... More


Algebra of Relations

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0030
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the second of three chapters on general mathematics as applied to economics, and presents a treatment of the algebra of relations. Relations are defined as subsets of a Cartesian product, or ... More


Intersections and Fixed Points

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0031
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the last of three chapters on general mathematics as applied to economics, and presents a treatment of intersections and fixed points. The eight sections of the chapter are: simplices and ... More


Separable Utility

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the fourth of six chapters in Part II about demand and utility cost, a typical area for what is understood as choice theory. It discusses separable utility. Its five sections are: models of ... More


Convex Programming

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0025
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the second of five chapters on optimal programming (the typical mathematics of economics) and related issues as related to choice making. It introduces convexity conditions, and shows where ... More


Distribution Matrices

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0028
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the last of five chapters on optimal programming (the typical mathematics of economics) and related issues as related to choice making, and discusses distribution matrices. The six sections ... More


Minimum Paths

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0027
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the fourth of five chapters on optimal programming (the typical mathematics of economics) and related issues as related to choice making, and discusses minimum paths. The eleven sections of ... More


Calculus of Propositions

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0029
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the first of three chapters on general mathematics as applied to economics, and presents a treatment of the calculus of propositions. The seven sections of the chapter are: the Boolean laws; ... More


Von Neumann's Economic Model

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0023
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the last of six chapters on the logic of price, and expands on the features of von Neumann's economic model, or activity system, which was first mentioned in Chapter IV.1. The fourteen ... More


Algebra of Revealed Preference

S. N. Afriat

in Logic of Choice and Economic Theory

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198284611
eISBN:
9780191595844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198284616.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This is the second of six chapters in Part II about demand and utility cost, a typical area for what is understood as choice theory. It discusses the algebra of revealed preference. Its seven ... More


Money and Context

Thomas Quint and Martin Shubik

in Barley, Gold, or Fiat: Toward a Pure Theory of Money

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780300188158
eISBN:
9780300199222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300188158.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

We explain the main idea of the book—namely, to show how to model money and financial institutions using game theory. This represents a departure from the traditional general equilibrium and monetary ... More


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