Introduction to the special issue on mathematical economics

Introduction to the special issue on mathematical economics Positivity 6: 201–204, 2002. © 2002 Kluwer Academic Publishers. Printed in the Netherlands. Introduction to the special issue on mathematical economics 1 2 3 C. D. ALIPRANTIS , B. CORNET and R. TOURKY Department of Economics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907–1310, USA (E-mail: CERMSEM, Maison des Sciences Economiques, Université Paris I, 106–112 Boulevard de l’Hopital, 75645 Paris Cedex 13, France (E-mail: Department of Economics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia (E-mail: This special issue of Positivity is devoted to mathematical economics. Its ob- jective is to expose the reader to topics in economic theory that use advanced techniques from analysis and topics in mathematics that arise from problems in economic theory. Special emphasis is given to techniques that are associated with order structures and positivity. The issue contains eight papers. 1. Economic Equilibrium: Optimality and Price Decentralization, by C. D. Aliprantis, B. Cornet, and R. Tourky This is a survey article that summarizes topics on general economic equilibrium that models the interaction of supply and demand and which postulates a price equilibrium where supply is equal to demand in every market. The emphasis of the article is two-fold. First, the theory of general economic Positivity Springer Journals

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Mathematics; Fourier Analysis; Operator Theory; Potential Theory; Calculus of Variations and Optimal Control; Optimization; Econometrics
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