Cournot, a non-strategic economist
Haagsma, R. - \ 2016
In: Equilibrium Theory for Cournot Oligopolies and Related Games Bern, Switzerland : Springer - ISBN 9783319292533 - p. 15 - 29.
selling price - price competition - monopoly price - perfect competition - strategic variable
After a brief biography of Augustin Cournot, this note gives a selective outline of his Recherches sur les principes mathématiques de la theorie des richesses and then discusses the acceptance of the book and its mathematical method by fellow-economists during Cournot's life and after his death.