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Experiment 8 Section 5 Problem 8.1 Part a. Number of restaurants opened: Session 1, Round 1 8 Session 1, Round 2 6 Part b), c), and d). Figure 8.4: Short-Run Supply and Demand-Session 1 Table 8.7: Competitive Equilibrium Predictions, Session 1 Mean Number of Restaurants' Price Meals Total Profit Short-Run Competitive Equilibrium in First Round $8 32 -$64.00 Short-Run Competitive Equilibrium in the Last Round $8 to $12 24 -$48 to $48 Long-Run Competitive Equilibrium $10 to $12 24 $0 to $48 Table 8.8: Experimental Outcomes, Session 1 Mean Number of Restaurants' Price Meals Total Profits Session 1, First Round $9.09 31 -$33.28 Session 2, Last Round $10.42 24 $9.98 Problem 8.4 Part a) Number of Restaurants: Session 2, Round 1 5 $0 $5 $10 $15 $20 $25 $30 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 Number of Meals Price of Meals
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Session 2, Round 2 4 Part b) With a $3 sales tax, restaurants have a variable cost of $8 per meal. Each restaurant that is open will want to supply 0 meals if
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Unformatted text preview: the price is below $8, and 4 meals if the price is greater than $8. Part c), d), and e). Figure 8.5: Short-Run Supply and Demand-Session 2 Problem 8.5 Table 8.9 Competitive Equilibrium Predictions, Session 2 Mean Number of Restaurants' Price Meals Total Profits Short-Run Competitive Equilibrium in First Round $12 20-$20.00 Short-Run Competitive Equilibrium in Last Round $12 to $18 16 -$16 to $80 Long-Run Competitive Equilibrium $13 to $18 16 $0 to $80 Problem 8.5, Part b) Depends on which price in range Problem 8.6, Part a) Table 8.10: Experimental Outcomes, Session 2 Mean Number of Restaurants' Price Meals Total Profits Session 2, Round 1 $12.26 20-$14.87 Session 2, Round 2 $14.31 16 $20.99 Problem 8.6, Part b) Yes $0 $5 $10 $15 $20 $25 $30 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 Number of Meals Price of Meals...
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