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ERIC Number: EJ473631
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: N/A
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0485
The Short- and Long-Run Marginal Cost Curve: A Pedagogical Note.
Sexton, Robert L.; And Others
Journal of Economic Education, v24 n1 p34-37 Win 1993
Contends that the standard description of the relationship between the long-run marginal cost curve and the short-run marginal cost curve is often misleading and imprecise. Asserts that a sampling of college-level textbooks confirms this confusion. Provides a definition and instructional strategy that can be used to promote student understanding of these two economic concepts. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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