Geometric Programming

Part of the Springer Optimization and Its Applications book series (SOIA, volume 36)


The open input–output model with continuous substitution between labor and capital, according to a Cobb–Douglas production function introduced in Section 1.2.8, leads to a mathematical programming problem in which the functions in the constraints are polynomials with positive coefficients (so–called posynomials).


Dual Problem Dual Variable Primal Problem Forced Constraint Geometric Programming 


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  1. 1.Department of EconomicsVienna University of Economics and Business AdministrationViennaAustria

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