Growth Theory, Nonlinear Dynamics and Economic Modelling: Scientific Essays of William Allen Brock

Growth Theory, Nonlinear Dynamics and Economic Modelling: Scientific Essays of William Allen Brock

by William A. Brock
     
 

ISBN-10: 1858988144

ISBN-13: 9781858988146

Pub. Date: 01/01/2001

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

Essays by a leader in the field of economics, originally published as articles in various economic journals between 1972 and 1997, illustrate the power of dynamic modeling to shed light on the forces of stability and instability in economic systems. Themes are stochastic models and optimal growth, financial and macroeconomic modeling, nonlinearity in economics, and

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Essays by a leader in the field of economics, originally published as articles in various economic journals between 1972 and 1997, illustrate the power of dynamic modeling to shed light on the forces of stability and instability in economic systems. Themes are stochastic models and optimal growth, financial and macroeconomic modeling, nonlinearity in economics, and ecology, mechanism design, and regulation. Some subjects are asset prices in a production economy, the economics of regulatory tiering, and optimal economic growth and uncertainty. An introduction by Brock ties together the main aspects of his research to date. Brock teaches economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dechert teaches economics at the University of Houston. The book is not indexed by subject. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781858988146
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2001
Series:
Economists of the Twentieth Century Series
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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