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LABOR UNION MOVEMENT: Activities on the part of workers in the United States, beginning in the mid-1800s and extending into the mid-1900s, to establish labor unions and otherwise promote the interests of workers. This movement, which coincided with the onset of the U.S. industrial revolution, was launched with the Commonwealth versus Hunt court decision in 1842 which made it legal to join a labor union. The labor union movement had a turbulent and violent history as organized labor sought to gain greater control over labor market activities. The movement reached its peak in the 1950s, with just under 30% of the labor force belonging to labor unions.

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Lesson 6: Supply | Unit 2: Law of Supply Page: 7 of 19

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  • The law of supply, which is an economic principle stating that supply price and quantity supplied are directly related, ceteris paribus.
  • The fact that the law of supply is not as rigid as the law of demand.
  • The ceteris paribus assumption, holding other things unchanged, that is used when using the law of supply.
  • How the law of supply is based on increasing production cost, which depends on the law of increasing opportunity cost.


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FACTORY

The physical capital (building and equipment) at a particular location used for the production of goods and services. A factory, or plant, is usually a relatively large production operation (compared with something smaller, like a shop). While factory and firm are occasionally used synonymously they are not really the same. A given firm might own more than factory and a given factory might be owned by more than one firm.

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