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Economics (MindTap Course List)

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Roger A. Arnold
ISBN: 9781337617383

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

In a perfectly competitive market, do higher costs mean higher prices?

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Explain whether higher cost means higher price under perfect competitive market.

Explanation

Perfect competitive market is a market structure with large number of buyers and sellers selling homogenous product. Higher the cost does not mean that higher will be the price. But, the effect of change in the cost on price depends upon how many firms experience higher cost. If it is for only one firm, the market supply curve does not change...

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