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Microeconomics

13th Edition
Roger A. Arnold
ISBN: 9781337617406

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13th Edition
Roger A. Arnold
ISBN: 9781337617406
Textbook Problem

Two firms produce computer software. Firm A employs a software genius at the same salary that firm B employs a mediocre software engineer. Will the firm that employs the software genius earn higher profits than the other firm, ceteris paribus?

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Explain whether the firm earns a higher profit.

Explanation

Firm “A” employs a software genius, and Firm “B” employs a mediocre software engineer at the same wage rate. A software genius performs more than that of a mediocre software engineer. Thus, at the initial time, Firm “A” will earn higher profit than Firm “B”...

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