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FACTOR DEMAND CURVE: A graphical representation of the relationship between the price to a factor of production and quantity of the factor demanded, holding all ceteris paribus factor demand determinants constant. The factor demand curve is one half of the factor market. The other half is factor supply. The factor demand curve indicates the quantity of a factor that would be demanded at alternative factor prices. While all factors of production, or scarce resources, including labor, capital, land, and entrepreneurship, have factor demand curves, labor is the factor most often analyzed. Like other demand curves, the factor demand curve is negatively sloped. Higher factor prices are associated with smaller quantities demanded and lower factor prices go with larger quantities demanded.

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Lesson 5: Demand | Unit 4: Determinants Page: 18 of 20

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  • Why relaxing the ceteris paribus assumption enables further analysis of demand and markets.
  • How the changes in the demand determinants cause rightward or leftward shifts in the demand curve.
  • The five basic demand determinants: income, preferences, prices of other goods, buyers' expectations, and number of buyers.
  • How income affects the demand for normal goods differently than inferior goods.
  • How a change in the price of a substitute goods affects demand differently than a change in the price of a complement good.
  • Most important of all, the difference between a change in demand, caused by a change in a demand determinant, and a change in quantity demanded, caused by a change in price.


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The negative slope of the net exports line is based on the marginal propensity to import (MPM). Because net exports are exports minus imports, the induced change in imports causes an opposite change in net exports. As such, the slope of the net exports line is negative, less than zero (but greater than negative one). The slope of the net exports line affects the slope of the aggregate expenditures line and thus also affects the magnitude of the multiplier process.

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