Overview

**PART 1 Introduction**
Chapter 1: The Nature of Mathematical Economics

Chapter 2: Economic Models

**PART 2 Static (or Equilibrium) Analysis**

Chapter 3: Equilibrium Analysis in Economics

Chapter 4: Linear Models and Matrix Algebra

Chapter 5: Linear Models and Matrix Algebra (continued)

**PART 3 Comparative-Static Analysis**

Chapter 6: Comparative Statics and the Concept of the Derivative

Chapter 7: Rules of Differentiation and their use in Comparative Statics

Chapter 8: Comparative-Static Analysis of General-Function Models

**PART 4 Optimization Problems**

Chapter 9: Optimization: A Special Variety of Equilibrium Analysis

Chapter 10: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

Chapter 11: The Case of More Than One Choice Variable

Chapter 12: Optimization with Equality Constraints

NEW Chapter 13: Further Topics in Optimization (includes Envelope Theorem and Duality

**PART 5 Dynamic Analysis**

Chapter 14 Economic Analysis and Integral Calculus

Chapter 15 Continuous Time: First Order Differential Equations

Chapter 16 Higher-Order Differential Equations

Chapter 17 DiscreteTime: First Order Difference Equations

Chapter 18 Higher Order Difference Equations

Chapter 19 Simultaneous Differential Equations and Difference Equations

NEW Chapter 20: Introduction to Optimal Control Theory