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VERTICAL ADDITION: In graphical analysis, the technique of combining two curves by adding the value of the variable on the vertical or Y axis for a given value of the variable on the horizontal or X axis. This is commonly used for deriving the demand curve for a public good from a set of individual demand curves. The demand price that each individual buyer is willing to pay is added for a given quantity to identify the total benefits obtained.

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Lesson 10: Gross Domestic Product | Unit 2: Looking Behind GDP Page: 10 of 25

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Chunk D also is economic production that DOES involve market transactions. Lack of information about market transactions prevent these activities from being included in GDP
  • Chunk D includes illegal activities, such as gambling, drug sales, and prostitution.
  • Because they satisfy wants and needs they are economic production.
  • Because they are illegal activities 'official market transaction records are not available.

Chunk D is excluded from GDP.

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Another term for the business sector. This is one of four divisions of society based on economic function. The other three are government as the first estate, consumers as the third estate, and journalists as the fourth estate.

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