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Microeconomics

13th Edition
Roger A. Arnold
ISBN: 9781337617406

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13th Edition
Roger A. Arnold
ISBN: 9781337617406
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Economists sometimes shock noneconomists by stating that they do not favor the complete elimination of pollution. Explain the rationale for this position.

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Explain the reason why people do not favor the complete elimination of pollution.

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Pollution is a classic example of negative externality or external cost. Generally, people do not favor to eliminate the pollution completely. The reason is that the marginal cost of eliminating pollution is greater t...

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