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Solutions for Chapter The Masque of the Red Death: Unit 2 "American Romanticism"
Full solutions for McDougal Littell Literature: American Literature | 1st Edition
average fixed cost
fixed cost divided by the quantity of output
fluctuations in economic activity, such as employment and production
a visual model of the economy that shows how dollars flow through markets among households and firms
the proposition that if private parties can bargain without cost over the allocation of resources, they can solve the problem of externalities on their own
the failure of majority rule to produce transitive preferences for society
the offering of different opportunities to similar individuals who differ only by race, ethnic group, sex, age, or other personal characteristics
efficient markets hypothesis
the theory that asset prices reflect all publicly available information about the value of an asset
the property of distributing economic prosperity uniformly among the members of society
the idea that taxpayers with similar abilities to pay taxes should pay the same amount
the knowledge and skills that workers acquire through education, training, and experience
the study of economy-wide phenomena, including inflation, unemployment, and economic growth
the claim that the government should aim to maximize the well-being of the worst-off person in society
the set of assets in an economy that people regularly use to buy goods and services from other peopl
a particular “game” between two captured prisoners that illustrates why cooperation is difficult to maintain even when it is mutually beneficial
production possibilities frontier
a graph that shows the combinations of output that the economy can possibly produce given the available factors of production and the available production technology
people who systematically and purposefully do the best they can to achieve their objectives
the limited nature of society’s resources
an action taken by an uninformed party to induce an informed party to reveal information
an action taken by an informed party to reveal private information to an uninformed party
unemployment that results because the number of jobs available in some labor markets is insufficient to provide a job for everyone who wants one