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Unformatted text preview: r consumer welfare in terms of money. Intermediate Microeconomics ECON*2310/Annen 13 Consumer Surplus (cont.) •  Graph •  Q?: Why are the CV and the EV measures different? Intermediate Microeconomics ECON*2310/Annen 14 Exercise 1 Consider a consumer with preferences u = x + y , ( y = 1, MU x = 1 / x ) 2 MU where the good y is a composite good. She has an income of $10 and the good x costs p x = 0.5 1.  Derive the demand funcGon for good x. 2.  Calculate the CV and EV when the price of good x reduces to p x = 0. 2 ....
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This note was uploaded on 12/21/2012 for the course ECON 2310 taught by Professor Eadomiat during the Fall '10 term at University of Guelph.

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