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What economic criteria does a profit maximizing monopolist use to decide how much to produce

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Monopoly is a market structure, in which a single seller sells goods in the market. The monopoly firm has the power to control the market price and as contrast to the perfectly competitive firms, the monopoly is a price maker.

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The monopoly firm can adjust either price or quantity to maximize its profit. Therefore, a monopolist set the profit...

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