## Mathematical references

Calculus practice problems- Really good reference and practice! Make sure you uncheck all of the "additional" derivative options.

Visualization of the relationship between utility and indifference curves

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of substitution/income effects for different utility curves

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of Cobb-Douglas production function

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of profit maximization in perfect competition

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of monopoly

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of the relationship between utility and indifference curves

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of substitution/income effects for different utility curves

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of Cobb-Douglas production function

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of profit maximization in perfect competition

- Wolfram Mathematics

Visualization of monopoly

- Wolfram Mathematics

## Application of microeconomic theory

The completely insane consumer surplus of the internet

- Blog post, November 2015

Farmers turn to soybeans as corn prices plummet

- The Columbus Dispatch, February 2015

Valentine's Day chocolate will cost more this year, as cocoa prices rise

- NY Times, February 2015

Shake-up at Mattel as Barbie loses her appeal

- NY Times, January 2015

- Application of supply and demand

Oil prices: What's behind the drop? Simple economics

- NY Times, January 2015

Obama's 'free' community college plan to make four-year degrees more expensive

- EAGnews.org, January 2015

Dear Economist, I need a date

- NPR Planet Money, January 2014

The sloth effect

- NY Times, November 2013

- Application of labor supply curves

What do we know about the substitution effect in transnational terrorism?

- Walter Enders and Todd Sandler, April 2002

- Application of income and substitution effects

Same Job, Same Wage?

- Freakonomics Blog, July 2013

Not doing better than our parents and loving it!

- THE ÜMLAUT, May 2013

Diminishing returns to attractiveness?

- The Economist, April 2013

Reduce inequality by increasing the number of school days

- Economic Logic Blog, March 2013

This is a great blog for interesting economic applications.

Barbie dolls and price discrimination

- The Economist, March 2013

"It's not you, it's the dishes" blog

- A very funny and real-life application of economics (e.g. love, relationships, housework). There are numerous

"categories" on the right side of the webpage.

Sweet times for cows as gummy worms replace costly corn feed

- Yahoo news, September 2012

It's No Yolk: Mexicans Cope With Egg Shortage, Price Spikes

- NPR, September 2012

Virtual Spring: Digital-payment services are multiplying in the Middle East

- The Economist, September 2012

Drought to raise family grocery bill by $7

- Pork Network, September 2012

Shortage Scrambles Eastern Europe's Egg Hunt

- Wall Street Journal, April 2012

Minimum alcohol price planned for England and Wales

- BBC, March 2012

Ivory Coast stirs the cocoa

- Wall Street Journal, February 2012

Do Green Markets Actually Lead To Improvements In Environmental Quality?

- ScienceDaily, September 2006

Money Illusion And The Market

- ScienceDaily, August 2007

How Elasticity Affects The Market For Illegal Goods

- ScienceDaily, January 2006

Immigration Can Lower Prices Of Consumer Products

- ScienceDaily, August 2007

- Blog post, November 2015

Farmers turn to soybeans as corn prices plummet

- The Columbus Dispatch, February 2015

Valentine's Day chocolate will cost more this year, as cocoa prices rise

- NY Times, February 2015

Shake-up at Mattel as Barbie loses her appeal

- NY Times, January 2015

- Application of supply and demand

Oil prices: What's behind the drop? Simple economics

- NY Times, January 2015

Obama's 'free' community college plan to make four-year degrees more expensive

- EAGnews.org, January 2015

Dear Economist, I need a date

- NPR Planet Money, January 2014

The sloth effect

- NY Times, November 2013

- Application of labor supply curves

What do we know about the substitution effect in transnational terrorism?

- Walter Enders and Todd Sandler, April 2002

- Application of income and substitution effects

Same Job, Same Wage?

- Freakonomics Blog, July 2013

Not doing better than our parents and loving it!

- THE ÜMLAUT, May 2013

Diminishing returns to attractiveness?

- The Economist, April 2013

Reduce inequality by increasing the number of school days

- Economic Logic Blog, March 2013

This is a great blog for interesting economic applications.

Barbie dolls and price discrimination

- The Economist, March 2013

"It's not you, it's the dishes" blog

- A very funny and real-life application of economics (e.g. love, relationships, housework). There are numerous

"categories" on the right side of the webpage.

Sweet times for cows as gummy worms replace costly corn feed

- Yahoo news, September 2012

It's No Yolk: Mexicans Cope With Egg Shortage, Price Spikes

- NPR, September 2012

Virtual Spring: Digital-payment services are multiplying in the Middle East

- The Economist, September 2012

Drought to raise family grocery bill by $7

- Pork Network, September 2012

Shortage Scrambles Eastern Europe's Egg Hunt

- Wall Street Journal, April 2012

Minimum alcohol price planned for England and Wales

- BBC, March 2012

Ivory Coast stirs the cocoa

- Wall Street Journal, February 2012

Do Green Markets Actually Lead To Improvements In Environmental Quality?

- ScienceDaily, September 2006

Money Illusion And The Market

- ScienceDaily, August 2007

How Elasticity Affects The Market For Illegal Goods

- ScienceDaily, January 2006

Immigration Can Lower Prices Of Consumer Products

- ScienceDaily, August 2007