- section 11 .1: For each of the following, is the industry perfectly competitive? R...
- section 11 .2: Kates Katering provides catered meals, and the catered meals indust...
- section 11 .3: Bob produces DVD movies for sale, which requires a building and a m...
- section 11 .4: Consider Bobs DVD company described in 3. Assume that DVD productio...
- section 11 .5: Consider again Bobs DVD company described in 3. a. Draw Bobs margin...
- section 11 .6: a. A profit-maximizing business incurs an economic loss of $10,000 ...
- section 11 .7: The first sushi restaurant opens in town. Initially, people are ver...
- section 11 .8: A perfectly competitive firm has the following short-run total cost...
- section 11 .9: A new vaccine against a deadly disease has just been discovered. Pr...
- section 11 .10: The production of agricultural products like wheat is one of the fe...
- section 11 .11: Skyscraper City has a subway system for which a one-way fare is $1....
- section 11 .12: Consider an industry with the demand curve (D) and marginal cost cu...
- section 11 .13: Bob, Bill, Ben, and Brad Baxter have just made a documentary movie ...
- section 11 .14: Suppose that De Beers is a single-price monopolist in the market fo...
- section 11 .15: Use the demand schedule for diamonds given in 14. The marginal cost...
- section 11 .16: Use the demand schedule for diamonds given in 14. De Beers is a mon...
- section 11 .17: Download Records decides to release an album by the group Mary and ...
- section 11 .18: The accompanying diagram illustrates your local electricity company...
- section 11 .19: The movie theater in Collegetown serves two kinds of customers: stu...
- section 11 .20: A monopolist knows that in order to expand the quantity of output i...
Solutions for Chapter section 11 : Market Structures: Perfect Competition and Monopoly
Full solutions for Krugman's Economics for AP* | 2nd Edition
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the idea that taxes should be levied on a person according to how well that person can shoulder the burden
a difference in wages that arises to offset the nonmonetary characteristics of different jobs
constant returns to scale
The property whereby long-run average total cost stays the same as the quantity of output changes
the value of everything a seller must give up to produce a good
cross-price elasticity of demand
a measure of how much the quantity demanded of one good responds to a change in the price of another good, computed as the percentage change in quantity demanded of the first good divided by the percentage change in price of the second good
the interest rate on the loans that the Fed makes to banks
the offering of different opportunities to similar individuals who differ only by race, ethnic group, sex, age, or other personal characteristics
economies of scale
the property whereby long-run average total cost falls as the quantity of output increases
efficient markets hypothesis
the theory that asset prices reflect all publicly available information about the value of an asset
money without intrinsic value that is used as money because of government decree
the description of asset prices that rationally reflect all available information
median voter theorem
a mathematical result showing that if voters are choosing a point along a line and each voter wants the point closest to his most preferred point, then majority rule will pick the most preferred point of the median voter
a firm that is the sole seller of a product without close substitutes
negative income tax
a tax system that collects revenue from high-income households and gives subsidies to lowincome households
a good for which, other things being equal, an increase in income leads to an increase in demand
an absolute level of income set by the federal government for each family size below which a family is deemed to be in poverty
a tax for which highincome taxpayers pay a smaller fraction of their income than do low-income taxpayers
government policy aimed at protecting people against the risk of adverse events
total revenue (in a market)
the amount paid by buyers and received by sellers of a good, computed as the price of the good times the quantity sold
a measure of happiness or satisfaction