Essential Mathematics for Economic Analysis eBook, 6th Edition

Knut Sydsaeter all

Essential Mathematics for Economic Analysis eBook, 6th Edition

By Knut Sydsaeter, Peter Hammond, Arne Strom, Andrés Carvajal
In stock
Add to cart
Knut Sydsaeter all
Published Date
Acquire the key mathematical skills you need to master and succeed in economics

Essential Mathematics for Economic Analysis, 6th edition by Sydsaeter, Hammond, Strom and Carvajal is a global best-selling text that provides an extensive introduction to all the mathematical tools you need to study economics at intermediate level.

This book has been applauded for its scope and covers a broad range of mathematical knowledge, techniques and tools, progressing from elementary calculus to more advanced topics. With a wealth of practice examples, questions and solutions integrated throughout, as well as opportunities to apply them in specific economic situations, this book will help you develop key mathematical skills as your course progresses.

Key features:
  • Numerous exercises and worked examples throughout each chapter allow you to practise skills and improve techniques.
  • Review exercises at the end of each chapter test your understanding of a topic, allowing you to progress with confidence.
  • Solutions to exercises are provided in the book showing you the steps needed to arrive at the correct answer.

The full text downloaded to your computer

With eBooks you can:

  • search for key concepts, words and phrases
  • make highlights and notes as you study
  • share your notes with friends

eBooks are downloaded to your computer and accessible either offline through the Bookshelf (available as a free download), available online and also via the iPad and Android apps.

Upon purchase, you'll gain instant access to this eBook.

Time limit

The eBooks products do not have an expiry date. You will continue to access your digital ebook products whilst you have your Bookshelf installed.

Table of contents
  • 1 Essentials of Logic and Set Theory
  • 2 Algebra
  • 3 Solving Equations
  • 4 Functions of One Variable
  • 5 Properties of Functions
  • 6 Differentiation
  • 7 Derivatives in Use
  • v8 Concave and Convex Functions
  • 9 Optimization
  • 10 Integration
  • 11 Topics in Finance and Dynamics
  • 12 Matrix Algebra
  • 13 Determinants, Inverses, and Quadratic Forms
  • 14 Multivariable Functions
  • 15 Partial Derivatives in Use
  • 16 Multiple Integrals
  • 17 Unconstrained Optimization
  • 18 Equality Constraints
  • 19 Linear Programming
  • 20 Nonlinear Programming
  • Appendix: Geometry