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Economics (MindTap Course List)

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Roger A. Arnold
ISBN: 9781337617383

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Economics (MindTap Course List)

13th Edition
Roger A. Arnold
ISBN: 9781337617383
Textbook Problem

Profit serves as both an incentive and a signal. Explain.

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Explain the relevance of profit.

Explanation

Profit serves as both an incentive and a signal. An incentive is something (reward) that encourages a person to act. Thus, profit encourages the workers to work hard and generate more profit and also help to understand how they respond to the current profit level...

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