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PREFERENCES: One of the five demand determinants assumed constant when a demand curve is constructed, and that shift the demand curve when they change. The other four are income, other prices, buyers' expectations, and number of buyers. This determinant comes directly form the WILLINGNESS aspect of demand. Before you can have a demand for a good, you must be willing to have the good, you must have a preference for it. In general, if buyers have a greater preference for a good, then they buy more of the good.

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Lesson 11: Elasticity Basics | Unit 2: A Little More Page: 10 of 25

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In this unit, you should have learned about:
  • The two general categories of elasticity -- elastic and inelastic.
    • How elastic means a change in price prompts a relatively larger change in quantity.
    • How elastic means a change in price prompts a relatively smaller change in quantity.
  • How market shocks result in relatively different changes in price and quantity for elastic and inelastic demand and supply.
  • Why elasticity is important when analyzing the impact of taxes on markets.
  • How the two reasons for taxes -- revenue generation and resource allocation -- are achieved for elastic and inelastic goods.
  • Why elasticity is important when analyzing price ceilings and price floors.

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INTEREST-RATE EFFECT

A change in aggregate expenditures on real production, especially those made by the household and business sectors, that results because a change in the price level alters the interest rate which then affects the cost of borrowing. This is one of three effects underlying the negative slope of the aggregate demand curve associated with a movement along the aggregate demand curve and a change in aggregate expenditures. The other two are real-balance effect and net-export effect.

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