[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date index][Thread index]

From |
"Michael S. Hanson" <mshanson@mac.com> |

To |
statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: (OT) st: Graphing some Isobars.. |

Date |
Thu, 23 Sep 2004 10:13:21 -0400 |

On Sep 23, 2004, at 9:53 AM, Nick Cox wrote:

Few students can escape intermediate microeconomics (or beyond) without learning about "isoquants": the set of combinations of factor inputs that generate the same level (quantity) of output for a given production function.In days when some scholars used to show off what Greek they know, or had found in a dictionary, almost every kind of line showing constant values was given a distinct name: some have flourished in limited fields, e.g. isotherm (temperature), isohyet (rainfall), isobath (depth). Some failed to get off the ground, e.g. isonoet (lines of equal IQ), found I believe only in one study of IQ patterns in Tasmania.

-- Mike

*

* For searches and help try:

* http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html

* http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq

* http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**References**:**RE: st: Graphing some Isobars..***From:*"Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>

- Prev by Date:
**RE: st: Graphing some Isobars..** - Next by Date:
**RE: (OT) st: Graphing some Isobars..** - Previous by thread:
**RE: st: Graphing some Isobars..** - Next by thread:
**RE: st: Graphing some Isobars..** - Index(es):

© Copyright 1996–2015 StataCorp LP | Terms of use | Privacy | Contact us | What's new | Site index |