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      • I. Fenchel transforms and individual preferences
        • (a) Representations of preferences
        • (b) The cost function
        • (c) The second dual
        • (d) Definition by optimization
      • II. Superdifferentials and demand analysis
        • (a) Dual pairs of points
          • (b) Compensated demand correspondences
        • III. Convolution and efficiency
          • (a) Infimal convolution
          • (b) Compensated equilibrium
        • IV. Saddle functions and public goods
          • (a) A simple public exchange economy
          • (b) Efficiency and costs, private and public
          • (c) Subdifferentials and decentralization
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Edition jacket - 1987

duality

Peter Newman
From The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, Online Edition, 1987
Edited by John Eatwell, Murray Milgate and Peter Newman
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Newman, Peter. "duality." The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics. First Edition. Eds. John Eatwell, Murray Milgate and Peter Newman. Palgrave Macmillan, 1987. The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online. Palgrave Macmillan. 23 October 2014 <http://www.dictionaryofeconomics.com/article?id=pde1987_X000626> doi:10.1057/9780230226203.2412

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