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maximizing output level. Now suppose thegovernment imposes a lump-sum tax on the monopoly, independent of its output. As a result themonopolyʹs profit will fall.108)Answer:TrueFalseDiff: 2Page Ref: 499/499Topic: Monopoly and Economic EfficiencyLearning Outcome: Micro 14: Discuss production and pricing decisions within monopolies and how publicpolicies affect monopoliesAACSB: Analytic Skills32
109) In reality, because few markets are perfectly competitive, some loss of economic efficiency occursin the market for nearly every good or service.109)Diff: 1Page Ref: 500-501/500-501Topic: Monopoly and Economic EfficiencyLearning Outcome: Micro 19: Explain the concept of efficiency in the economy and obstacles to achieving itAACSB: Reflective Thinking110) Market power in the United States causes a huge loss of economic efficiency.110)Answer:TrueFalseDiff: 1Page Ref: 502/502Topic: Market PowerLearning Outcome: Micro 19: Explain the concept of efficiency in the economy and obstacles to achieving itAACSB: Reflective ThinkingSHORT ANSWER. Write the word or phrase that best completes each statement or answers the question.111) How do the price and quantity of a monopoly compare to that of a perfectly competitiveindustry?111)Diff: 2Page Ref: 500-501/500-501Topic: Comparing Monopoly and Perfect CompetitionLearning Outcome: Micro 14: Discuss production and pricing decisions within monopolies and howpublic policies affect monopoliesAACSB: Analytic Skills112) Suppose that a perfectly competitive industry becomes a monopoly. What effect will thishave on consumer surplus, producer surplus, and deadweight loss?

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