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Microeconomics: Principles & Policy

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

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14th Edition
William J. Baumol + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337794992
Chapter 3, Problem 3DQ
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If you were to leave college, what things would change in your life? What, then, is the opportunity cost of your education?

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The things that will change in life when a person leaves college and the opportunity cost of education.

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Opportunity cost:

The opportunity cost is the cost of the next best alternative that is foregone in order to pursue one course of action. For example, harvesting with manual labor is replaced by harvesting with machinery. Hence the opportunity cost of using machinery is the cost of manual labor forgone...

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