"This excellent little gem of a book stresses exactly what students of economics need to learn about optimization."--Henry Thompson, Auburn University
"Much improved from first edition. Excellent text for sophisticated upperclassmen, graduate students, and rusty practicing economists."--Bill Lord, University of MarylandOn the first edition
: "Dixit presents an extremely clear and lucid introduction to the methods and applications of optimization in economics....This book would serve as an excellent supplementary reading for advanced undergraduate or first year graduate students in microeconomic theory or mathematical economics courses."--Choice
About the Author
Avinash K. Dixit is at Princeton University.