- 7.1: Write a short paragraph about demand using all of the following ter...
- 7.2: Write a short paragraph about supply using all of the following ter...
- 7.3: Choose the term that best completes each sentence below. analysis a...
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- 7.12: What is the basis of most activity in a market economy?
- 7.13: What generally happens to quantity demanded when the price of a goo...
- 7.14: What is the distinction between elastic and inelastic demand?
- 7.15: If income and population increase, what tends to happen to demand c...
- 7.16: When the price of an item goes up, do suppliers tend to produce mor...
- 7.17: What would an increase in taxes do to the position of the supply cu...
- 7.18: If the price of a product is above its equilibrium price, what is t...
- 7.19: Complete the graphic organizer by listing how producers and consume...
- 7.20: Nancy, the owner of a small caf, is trying to set a price for the n...
- 7.21: Some prices in the American economy almost never change, whereas ot...
- 7.22: How do you think the market demand curve for pizza would be affecte...
- 7.23: How do you think the price elasticity of demand for DVDs compares t...
- 7.24: Study the cartoon on the right, and then answer the following quest...
Solutions for Chapter 7: Demand and Supplychapter 7
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the subfield of economics that integrates the insights of psychology
a group of firms acting in unison
two goods for which an increase in the price of one leads to a decrease in the demand for the other
a tax designed to induce private decision makers to take account of the social costs that arise from a negative externality
the offering of different opportunities to similar individuals who differ only by race, ethnic group, sex, age, or other personal characteristics
the uncompensated impact of one person’s actions on the wellbeing of a bystander
the amount of money in the future that an amount of money today will yield, given prevailing interest rates
the knowledge and skills that workers acquire through education, training, and experience
internalizing the externality
altering incentives so that people take account of the external effects of their actions
the change in total revenue from an additional unit sold
a group of buyers and sellers of a particular good or service
the total income in the economy that remains after paying for consumption and government purchases
a monopoly that arises because a single firm can supply a good or service to an entire market at a smaller cost than could two or more firms
negative income tax
a tax system that collects revenue from high-income households and gives subsidies to lowincome households
the amount of money today that would be needed, using prevailing interest rates, to produce a given future amount of money
the quantity of goods and services produced from each unit of labor input
a tax for which highincome taxpayers pay a smaller fraction of their income than do low-income taxpayers
the fraction of deposits that banks hold as reserves
the resources wasted when inflation encourages people to reduce their money holdings
the change in consumption that results when a price change moves the consumer along a given indifference curve to a point with a new marginal rate of substitution