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expand employment if marginal revenue product exceeds marginal resource cost. B. reduce employment if marginal revenue product exceeds marginal resource cost. C. expand employment if marginal revenue product equals marginal resource cost. D. reduce employment if marginal revenue product equals marginal resource cost. AACSB: Reflective Thinking Skills Blooms: Understanding Learning Objective: 13-2 McConnell - Chapter 13 #23 Topic: Purely competitive labor markets 24. A profit-maximizing firm will: A. expand employment if marginal revenue product equals marginal resource cost. B. reduce employment if marginal revenue product equals marginal resource cost. C. reduce employment if marginal revenue product is less than marginal resource cost. D. expand employment if marginal revenue product is less than marginal resource cost. AACSB: Reflective Thinking Skills Blooms: Understanding Learning Objective: 13-2 McConnell - Chapter 13 #24 Topic: Purely competitive labor markets 25. A firm hiring labor in a perfectly competitive labor market faces a: A. downward sloping labor supply curve and upward sloping labor demand curve. B. upward sloping labor supply curve and downward sloping labor demand curve. C. upward sloping labor supply curve and horizontal labor demand curve. D. horizontal labor supply curve and downward sloping labor demand curve. AACSB: Reflective Thinking Skills Blooms: Understanding Learning Objective: 13-2 McConnell - Chapter 13 #25 Topic: Purely competitive labor markets 26. Which of the following describes the equilibrium condition in a purely competitive labor market? A. MRP = Wage Rate B. MRP > Wage Rate C. Wage Rate > MRC D. Wage Rate < MRC AACSB: Analytical Skills Blooms: Knowledge Learning Objective: 13-2 McConnell - Chapter 13 #26 Topic: Purely competitive labor markets 27. Which of the following describes a purely competitive labor market? A. MRP < Wage Rate B. MRP > Wage Rate C. Wage Rate = MRC D. Wage Rate < MRC AACSB: Analytical Skills Blooms: Knowledge Learning Objective: 13-2 McConnell - Chapter 13 #27 Topic: Purely competitive labor markets McConnell - Chapter 13
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28. Refer to the above data. If there is neither a union nor a minimum wage, we can conclude that this firm: A. "purchases" labor in purely competitive labor market. B. is a monopsonist. C. faces a perfectly inelastic labor supply curve. D. has a perfectly elastic labor demand curve. AACSB: Analytical Skills Blooms: Application Learning Objective: 13-2 McConnell - Chapter 13 #28 Topic: Purely competitive labor markets 29. Refer to the above data. In maximizing its profit, this firm will employ: A. 2 units of labor. B. 3 units of labor. C. 4 units of labor. D. 5 units of labor.
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