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Refer to the figure below: (a) Use the estimated elasticities to calculate the Rothschild index for each industry. Instruction: Round your answers to 3 decimal places. Industry Own Price Elasticity of Market Demand Own Price Elasticity of Demand for Representative Firm's Product Rothschild index Agriculture -1.8 -96.2 Construction -1.0 -5.2 Durable manufacturing -1.4 -3.5 Nondurable manufacturing -1.3 -3.4 Transportation -1.0 -1.9 Communication and utilities -1.2 -1.8 Wholesale trade -1.5 -1.6 Retail trade -1.2 -1.8 Finance -0.1 -5.5 Services -1.2 -26.4 (b) Based on these calculations, which industry most closely resembles perfect competition? Transportation. Wholesale trade. Finance. Retail trade. (c) Which industry most closely resembles monopoly? Wholesale trade. Retail trade. Finance. Transportation.
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(a) Use the estimated elasticities to calculate the Rothschild index for each industry.
Instruction: Round your answers to 3 decimal places. Industry Own Price Elasticity...

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