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Assume the inventor of the snow cleaner gets only 3 percent of the benefits, the remainder consisting of reduced medical bills for back pain. In the general public, explain why this is an externality. How large is it? Is it a beneficial externality? How will it affect the number of snow cleaners it is most profitable to manufacture, as compared to the number that best contributes to the general welfare?

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Microeconomics: Principles & Policy

14th Edition
William J. Baumol + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337794992

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Microeconomics: Principles & Policy

14th Edition
William J. Baumol + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337794992
Chapter 19, Problem 8TY
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Assume the inventor of the snow cleaner gets only 3 percent of the benefits, the remainder consisting of reduced medical bills for back pain. In the general public, explain why this is an externality. How large is it? Is it a beneficial externality? How will it affect the number of snow cleaners it is most profitable to manufacture, as compared to the number that best contributes to the general welfare?

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