Karush-Kuhn-Tucker conditions

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Karush-Kuhn-Tucker conditions

[¦kär·əsh ¦kyün ′tək·ər kən‚dish·ənz]
(mathematics)
A system of equations and inequalities which the solution of a nonlinear programming problem must satisfy when the objective function and the constraint functions are differentiable.
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Solution of the problem yields the Kuhn-Tucker conditions for taxpayer utility (12) and the rent-maximizing condition (10), as shown above.
Once again, aggregating the Kuhn-Tucker conditions given in (12) over n individuals forms a downward-sloping boundary at G = ng(t) that is the Hicks-Niskanen demand for the public good.
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The Kuhn-Tucker conditions in this paper's model suggest that management of existing farmland is also affected by infrastructure development.
How agricultural colonists' decisions regarding deforestation and erosion control are affected by price changes or the introduction of new agricultural technology can be determined through partial differentiation of the Kuhn-Tucker conditions, equations [6] and [7].