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General equilibrium with free entry: A synthetic approach to the theory of perfect competition

Novshek, William and Sonnenschein, Hugo F. (1987) General equilibrium with free entry: A synthetic approach to the theory of perfect competition. Journal of Economic Literature, 25 (3). pp. 1281-1306. ISSN 0022-0515.

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The essay is dedicated to the memory of Tjalling Koopmans (1910-1985). Our purpose has been to communicate to the nonspecialist an aspect of mathematical economics that has been developed since Koopman's masterful exposition of general equilibrium theory (1957). It is very difficult to do the job as well as Professor Koopmans, but he urged us all to try.

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Additional Information:© 1987 American Economic Association We gratefully acknowledge the support of the National Science Foundation and our universities. We also thank Susan Elms for editorial assistance. Formerly SSWP 497.
Subject Keywords:Market prices, Market equilibrium, Food economics, Recreation, Consumer prices, Demand, Consumer economics, Aggregate production, Economic theory, Supply
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