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Lesson 11: Elasticity Basics | Unit 4: A Continuum Page: 18 of 25

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  • A large section of the elasticity continuum is comprise of relatively elastic:

    Relatively elastic is an elasticity alternative in which relatively small changes in one variable (price) cause relatively large changes in another variable (quantity).

  • Once again, this range holds for both the price elasticity of demand and the price elasticity of supply, because the negative value of the price elasticity of demand is ignored.

  • Relatively elastic demand and supply are represented by relatively flat, but not perfectly horizontal, demand and supply curves.

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EXPENDITURES MULTIPLIER

A measure of the change in aggregate production caused by changes in an autonomous expenditure. The expenditures multiplier is the inverse of one minus the slope of the aggregate expenditures line. The simple expenditures multiplier includes ONLY induced consumption. More complex expenditures multipliers include other induced components. Two related multipliers are the tax multiplier, which measures the change in aggregate production caused by changes in taxes, and the balanced-budget multiplier which measures the change in aggregate production from equal changes in both taxes and government purchases.

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