Production, Stability and Dynamic Symmetry: The Selected Essays of Ryuzo Sato / Edition 20

Production, Stability and Dynamic Symmetry: The Selected Essays of Ryuzo Sato / Edition 20

by Ryuzo Sato
     
 

ISBN-10: 1858989698

ISBN-13: 9781858989693

Pub. Date: 05/01/1999

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

This seminal work offers a carefully edited collection of Ryuzo Sato's pioneering contribution to the analysis of the theories of production, preference, stability and dynamic symmetry in economics.. "This book will be welcomed by scholars interested in technical change and progress.  See more details below

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This seminal work offers a carefully edited collection of Ryuzo Sato's pioneering contribution to the analysis of the theories of production, preference, stability and dynamic symmetry in economics.. "This book will be welcomed by scholars interested in technical change and progress.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781858989693
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/1999
Series:
Economists of the Twentieth Century Series
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
Pt. IProduction and Preferences
1Homothetic and Non-Homothetic CES Production Functions3
2The Most General Class of CES Functions14
3CES Production Function19
4On the Class of Separable Non-Homothetic CES Functions23
5Production Functions with Variable Elasticity of Factor Substitution: Some Analysis and Testing37
6Alternative Approaches to the Estimation of Production Functions and of Technical Change45
7Diminishing Returns and Linear Homogeneity: Comment65
8Unattainability of Integrability and Definiteness Conditions in the General Case of Demand for Money and Goods66
9Self-Dual Preferences83
10Estimation of Implicit Utility Models99
Pt. IIStability
11The Stability of the Competitive System which Contains Gross Complementary Goods115
12On the Stability Properties of Dynamic Economic Systems120
13The Stability of Oligopoly with Conjectural Variations132
14Substitutability, Complementarity and the Theory of Derived Demand140
15On the Distribution of Wealth and Intergenerational Transfers152
16The Technology Game and Dynamic Comparative Advantage: An Application to U.S.-Japan Competition172
17Risk-Adjusted Deposit Insurance for Japanese Banks203
Pt. IIIDynamic Symmetry
18The Invariance Principle and Income-Wealth Conservation Laws: Application of Lie Groups and Related Transformations223
19Conservation Laws in Continuous and Discrete Models248
20Group (Lie Group) Theory288
21Hidden Symmetries: Lie Groups and Economic Conservation Laws293
22Lie Group Methods and the Theory of Estimating Total Productivity313
Name index337

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