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FACTOR SUPPLY: The willingness and ability of scarce resources or factors of production to offer their services for use in productive activities. Like other types of supply, factor supply relates price and quantity. Specifically, factor supply is the range of factor quantities that are supplied at a range of factor prices. This is one half of the factor market. The other half is factor demand. The factors of production subject to factor supply include any and all of the four scarce resources--labor, capital, land, and entrepreneurship. However, because labor involves human beings directly, it is the factor that tends to receive the most scrutiny and analysis.

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Lesson 11: Circular Flow | Unit 3: Government Page: 11 of 22

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The government sector plays a key role in the economy and the circular flow with government spending, especially for the purchase of GDP, and taxes.
  • Government purchases include: national defense, roads, educational system, post offices, fire and police protection, parks, sewage treatment plants, and more.
  • Taxes are used to divert household sector income to the government sector to pay for these purchases.
  • The diversion of income into taxes used to purchase government production shows up in the circular flow model.

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IMPLICIT LOGROLLING

The trading of votes to ensure a favorable outcome for two or more separate decisions undertaken by combined both decisions into a single vote. Commonly practiced in legislative bodies, implicit logrolling occurs when two separate programs or policies are combined into a single package, which is then subject to a single vote. The contrast is with explicit logrolling in which each of two voters agree to cast separate votes for two separate programs. Whether implicit or explicit, logrolling is generally used when neither decision is able to obtain the necessary majority of the votes needed for passage on their own accord.

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