2011

Production Economics

The Basic Theory of Production Optimisation

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ISBN: 978-3-642-14609-1 (Print) 978-3-642-14610-7 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-6

    Introduction

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    Pages 7-18

    The Production Function

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    Pages 19-27

    Optimisation with One Input

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    Pages 29-44

    Production and Optimisation with Two or More Inputs

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    Pages 45-57

    Costs

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    Pages 59-68

    Productivity, Efficiency and Technological Changes

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    Pages 69-81

    Input Demand Functions

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    Pages 83-87

    Land and Other Inputs

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    Pages 89-93

    The Company’s Supply Function

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    Pages 95-110

    Optimisation of Production Under Restrictions

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    Pages 111-120

    Economies of Scale and Size

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    Pages 121-128

    The Fixation of the Production Factors

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    Pages 129-142

    Decreasing Sales Curve

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    Pages 143-160

    Production Over Time

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    Pages 161-171

    Risk and Uncertainty

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    Pages 173-181

    Economic Rent and the Value of Land

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    Pages 183-196

    Production of Multiple Products

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    Pages 197-209

    The Linear Programming Model

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    Pages 211-223

    Production Planning in the Linear Programming Model: Linear Programming

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    Pages 225-260

    Use of Linear Programming in Practical Production Planning

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 271-274