# Table of Contents

## PART I: THE BUILDING BLOCKS OF ECONOMIC ANALYSIS

- Tools of the Trade: the Basics of Algebra
- Linear Relationships in Economic Analysis
- Non-linear Relationships in Economic Analysis

## PART II: LINEAR MODELS IN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS

- The Principles of Linear Models
- Market Supply and Demand Models
- National Income Models
- Matrix Algebra - the Basics
- Matrix Algebra - the Matrix Inverse
- Economic Analysis with Matrix Algebra
- Economic Analysis with Matrix Algebra: Input-output Analysis

## PART III: OPTIMIZATION IN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS

- Quadratic Functions in Economic Analysis
- The Derivative and the Rules of Differentiation
- Derivatives and Economic Analysis
- The Principles of Optimization
- Optimization in Economic Analysis
- Optimization in Production Theory

## PART IV: OPTIMIZATION WITH MULTIPLE VARIABLES

- Functions of More Than Two Variables
- Analysis of Multi-variable Economic Models
- Unconstrained Optimization
- Constrained Optimization

## PART V: FURTHER TOPICS IN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS

- Integration and Economic Analysis
- Financial Analysis in Economics I: Interest and Present Value
- Financial Analysis in Economics II: Annuities, Sinking Funds and Growth Models
- An Introduction to Dynamics
- Probability and Economic Analysis

## APPENDICES

- The Greek Alphabet
- Solutions to the Learning Check Activities
- Solutions to the Progress Check Activities
- Outline Solutions to the End-of-module Exercises