Economics for tropical geometer

Algebra Seminar
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 03:05
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Skiles 005
UT Austin
This talk surveys the connection between economics and tropical geometry, as developed in the paper of Baldwin and Klemperer (Tropical Geometry to Analyse Demand). I will focus on translating concepts, theorems and questions in economics to tropical geometry terms.