Microeconomic Theory with Application to Natural Resources
ENVECON 100

Spring 2014
PROBLEM SET 1
ETHAN LIGON
(1) Find the first derivativefor the following functions:
a) f (x) = (x4 + 32)5 x + 5x8 6800
(x+11)4
b) f (x) = (4x+13)
2
c) h(t) = log(17t2 )
10t
d) f (t) = et2
e) f (y) = 3y + 810y
(2) Find all the partial derivatives for the f
Microeconomic Theory with Application to Natural Resources
ENVECON 100

Spring 2014
RESEARCH AND PRACTICE
Impact of the Berkeley Excise Tax on
SugarSweetened Beverage Consumption
Jennifer Falbe, ScD, MPH, Hannah R. Thompson, PhD, MPH, Christina M. Becker, BA, Nadia Rojas, MPH, Charles E. McCulloch, PhD, and
Kristine A. Madsen, MD, MPH
O
Microeconomic Theory with Application to Natural Resources
ENVECON 100

Spring 2014
PROBLEM SET 2
ETHAN LIGON
Be sure to write your own name on the problem set you turn in, along with a list of the
names of people you studied with.
Questions marked (T,F,U) should be answered True, False, or Uncertain, and
your answer should be briefly ju
Microeconomic Theory with Application to Natural Resources
ENVECON 100

Spring 2014
EEP 100: PROBLEM SET 3
Be sure to write your own name and student ID on the first page of the problem set you
turn in, along with a list of the names of people you studied with. Please list your most
helpful study partner first (you may order your remaini