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Afriat, S. N. 1925-

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Works: 104 works in 258 publications in 3 languages and 2,668 library holdings
Classifications: HB225, 338.5
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Publications by S. N Afriat
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The price index by S. N Afriat( Book )
11 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Logic of choice and economic theory by S. N Afriat( Book )
18 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
This book gathers together the various insights that Professor Afriat has gained into the problems of choice and value in economics, and is a definitive statement of his achievements in this field
Demand functions and the Slutsky matrix by S. N Afriat( Book )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
The price index and its extension : a chapter in economic measurement by S. N Afriat( file )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
"Afriat is rightly famous for his work in the field of the price index, and this latest book will interest economists of an academic and professional nature the world over."--BOOK JACKET
The market : equilibrium, stability, mythology by S. N Afriat( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
This book unites formal mathematical economics and idiosyncratic political economy. Analytical rigour is brought to the market concept giving general equilibrium theory a new lease of life
Linear dependence : theory and computation by S. N Afriat( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Deals with the most basic notion of linear algebra, to bring emphasis on approaches to the topic serving at the elementary level and more broadly. A typical feature is where computational algorithms and theoretical proofs are brought together. Another is respect for symmetry, so that when this has some part in the form of a matter it should also be reflected in the treatment. Issues relating to computational method are covered. These interests may have suggested a limited account, to be rounded-out suitably. However this limitation where basic material is separated from further reaches of the subject has an appeal of its own. To the 'elementary operations' method of the textbooks for doing linear algebra, Albert Tucker added a method with his 'pivot operation'. Here there is a more primitive method based on the 'linear dependence table', and yet another based on 'rank reduction'. The determinant is introduced in a completely unusual upside-down fashion where Cramer's rule comes first. Also dealt with is what is believed to be a completely new idea, of the 'alternant', a function associated with the affine space the way the determinant is with the linear space, with n+1 vector arguments, as the determinant has n. Then for affine (or barycentric) coordinates we find a rule which is an unprecedented exact counterpart of Cramer's rule for linear coordinates, where the alternant takes on the role of the determinant. These are among the more distinct or spectacular items for possible novelty, or unfamiliarity. Others, with or without some remark, may be found scattered in different places
Economics and the price index by S. N Afriat( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
This book brings together a coherent discussion of fifty years of astonishingly creative work on the 'The Index Number Problem'. Co-written by the leading figure in this field, it will be of interest to all those for whom the price index problem remains a source of fascination
Studies in correlation : multivariate analysis and econometries by S. N Afriat( Book )
5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Sydney afriat; Regression and projection; Studies in the algebra of statistical correlation; Multivariate analysis. Econometrics and information theory
Production duality and the von Neumann theory of growth and interest by S. N Afriat( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and German and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Combinatorial theory of demand by S. N Afriat( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The ring of linked rings by S. N Afriat( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Principles of choice and preference by S. N Afriat( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The index number problem : construction theorems by Sydney Afriat( file )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
This volume addresses the search for a true price index, the need to know how to convert an amount at one date into the right amount at another date. The index number problem is the longstanding question concerning how such an index should be constructed
Trade and self-sufficiency by S. N Afriat( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
What happened to the population problem? - and other questions by S. N Afriat( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Regression and projection by S. N Afriat( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in Italian and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
On the constructibility of consistent price indices between several periods simultaneously by S. N Afriat( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The order of last differences by S. N Afriat( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
On integrability conditions for demand functions by S. N Afriat( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Revealed preference revealed by S. N Afriat( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Afriat, S. N.
Afriat, S. N. 1925-
Afriat, Sidney 1925-
Afriat, Sydney 1925-
Afriat, Sydney N.
Afriat, Sydney N. 1925-
Afriat, Sydney Naphtali 1925-
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English (135)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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