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Principles of Economics 2e

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Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
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2nd Edition
Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
ISBN: 9781947172364
Textbook Problem

Continuing with the scenario in question 1, in the long run, the positive economic profits that the monopolistic competitor earns will attract a response either from existing firms in the industry or film outside. As those films capture the original film’s profit, what will happen to the original film’s profit-maximizing price and output levels?

To determine

The effect on the original firms profit maximizing price and output levels, if the positive economic profits that the monopolistic competitor earns, invite a response either from existing firms in the industry or firms outside.

Explanation

As the original firm is earning positive economic profits, other firms will respond in ways that will take away the profits of the original firm, that is, a feeling of competition will spur.

This will lead to the decrease in the demand for the products ...

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