Microeconomics: Equilibrium and Efficiency by Thijs ten RaaMicroeconomics: Equilibrium and Efficiency by Thijs ten Raa

Microeconomics: Equilibrium and Efficiency

byThijs ten Raa

Hardcover | April 26, 2013

Pricing and Purchase Info

$153.85 online 
$179.50 list price save 14%
Earn 769 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Microeconomics: Equilibrium and Efficiency teaches how to apply microeconomic theory in an innovative, intuitive and concise way. Using real-world, empirical examples, this book not only covers the building blocks of the subject, but helps gain a broad understanding of microeconomic theory and models.
Thijs ten Raa has been affiliated with NYU and Erasmus University and is now Associate Professor of Economics at Tilburg University, The Netherlands. He has published eight books, including the acclaimed The Economics of Benchmarking (2009), and numerous articles. In 2006 he was awarded the Wassily Leontief Centennial Medal.
Title:Microeconomics: Equilibrium and EfficiencyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.98 inPublished:April 26, 2013Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230201121

ISBN - 13:9780230201125


Table of Contents

PART I: ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES.- Economic Building Blocks and the Importance of Elasticities.- Scarcities and how they are Priced.- PART II: THE DEMAND SIDE OF THE ECONOMY.- Utility and Expenditures.- Demand: Income and Substitution Effects.- Measuring Consumer Well-being.- PART III: THE SUPPLY SIDE OF THE ECONOMY.- Production Analysis: Inputs, Outputs, Coefficients, and Productivity.- Production Functions.- Supply and Market Power.- PART IV: BUILDING THE MODEL OF THE ECONOMY.- Equilibrium.- Efficiency Theory.- PART V: PUTTING THE MODEL TO USE.- Measuring Economic Performance.- Market Forms and Competition Policy.- Public Economics.- PART VI: MARKET IMPERFECTIONS.- Game Theory and the New Industrial Organization.- Analyzing Uncertainty and Missing Information.- Search, Transaction, and Switching Costs.