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Unformatted text preview: o Regulate consumer and worker safety (quality). Example: The FTC Shuts down Miss Cleo for false promise of free psychic readings, abusive tele-marketing, and tricky billing tactics! Average FREE call costs more than $60 o How much regulation is efficient? Individuals benefit from ensuring safety in consumer products and working conditions. However, each level of safety is costly to obtain. o So, is it efficient to obtain 100% safety? No, it is efficient to enact only the regulations that are more beneficial than costly Regulate to the point where MB = MC • Efficient Amount of Safety...
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- Winter '09
- consumer products, $60, Nike Case, Uninformed Demand Example