Economics for tropical geometer

Series: 
Algebra Seminar
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 03:05
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 005
,  
UT Austin
Organizer: 
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.