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{\bf How To Use Latex}
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February 23, 2011.
Http://rasmusen.org/a/latex-sample.tex,http://rasmusen.org/a/latex-sample.pdf.
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{\bf 8.1: Discounting }\\
$\frac{1}{1+r}=$ \$9,100 at 10\% interest. Bond A pays out \$10,000 plus inflation of $\pi$.\footnote{Note that $\forall$ quasi-concave $f :
X \rightarrow L^1$, we let $m \in X$ denotes the point at which $f$ is maximized. } To process this file, first go to http://miktex.org/ and set up the free Miktex program on your computer. That's easy. Then, figure out how to issue a command to miktex saying ``pdflatex latex-sample.tex''. That could be hard, because of figuring out what directories files have to be in, how to get a DOS shell in which to issue the command, so forth, but the Miktex directions will help. That command will turn the *.tex file into a pretty-looking *.pdf file. Look at the latex-sample.pdf file and see if it looks good. If it doesn't, change the commands in the latex-sample.tex file and re-run it. If you mess up and forget brackets or write latex commands with typos, then Miktex will stop midway with an error message telling you what line has a mistake.
See also: http://rasmusen.org/a/latex-rasmusen.pdf and http://rasmusen.org/g492/latex-example.tex,http://rasmusen.org/g492/latex-example.pdf (which is like this page, but with some fancier commands such as for tables).
Here is an equation:
\begin{equation}
MSE_{exact} = \int_0^{2c}
\left( q_1-c\right)^2 (1) dq
+ \int_{2c}^1 \left( \alpha-q\right)^2 (1)dq= \frac{2 \Sigma}{3} c^3.
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But the next one has no number even though it is indented:
$$
\exists \overline{D}f(x)=\limsup_{h \rightarrow 0}
\frac{f(x_2+h^3)-f(x)}{\sqrt{h_{23}}}.
$$
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\hspace{.5in} Kannai, Yakar (1977) ``Concavifiability and \underline{ Constructions} of Concave Utility Functions,'' {\it Journal of Mathematical Economics}, 4: l-56.
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If you don't want Latex to format for you,
use verbatim as I do here.
Column 1 Column 2
Row 1 345 2444
Row 2 45 44444
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