Determining the Shutdown Point of a Firm This continues a previous post on profit maximization. The question we want to continue with is when should

# Category: Microeconomics

## Microeconomics Cost Formulas

Here is a list of some of basic microeconomics formulas pertaining to revenues and costs of a firm. Remember when you’re using these formulas there

## Trade Offs and Indifference Curves

Before we talk about choices, preferences, trade-offs and indifference curves, we should briefly look over some key terms. We assume people are rational decisions makers

## Shapes of Indifference Curves

The shapes of indifference curves are smooth with unique tangent at any bundle we have well define marginal rate of substitution (MRS). MRS is undefined

## Intro to Demand Theory – How to Manage Constraints

Welcome to the next section following a discussion on utility and indifference curves (preferences of consumers). We are now into a discussion on demand theory;

## Cobb Douglas Function – Demand Theory

In the past installments from DiscussEconomics on demand theory, now we’re venturing into the graphical and mathematical expressions of the Cobb Douglas demand function. Graphically