Economics 1110: Intermediate Microeconomics
Fall 2013
Homework 1
(Due September 20th in your TA conference)
Professor: Pedro Dal B
1. Consider two utility functions (1 2 ) and (1 2 ) such that (1 2 ) =
( (1 2 ) with () being a strictly increasing functio
Econ 1210 - Summer 2013
Solutions to Homework 1
1. Mankiw and Balls book: Chapter 2, question 4 (page 41).
a. The airplane sold to the Air Force counts as government purchases because the Air Force is part of
the government.
b. The airplane sold to Americ
Problem Set 1
Nickolai Riabov
Due: February 7, 2014, 5PM
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electronically using the Google form, as stated in the Syllabus. Do not forget to check the box at
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Economics 1110: Intermediate Microeconomics
Spring 2013
Homework 1 Answer Key
Professor: Pedro Dal B
1. Consider two utility functions (1 2 ) and (1 2 ) such that (1 2 ) =
( (1 2 ) with () being a strictly increasing function. Prove that both utility fun
Econ 1210 - Summer 2013
Homework 2
1. Mankiw and Balls book: Chapter 4, question 4 (page 111).
a. To find the average inflation rate the money demand function can be expressed in terms of growth
rates:
% growth Md % growth P = % growth Y.
The parameter k
Economics 1110: Intermediate Microeconomics
Fall 2013
Homework 3 Answer Key
1. Consider a world with two agents: A and B. The utility of A is = and
0
the utility of B is = min cfw_ . The initial endowments are (0 ) = (0 3) and
0
(0 ) = (4 1).
a. Draw the