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ZERO COUPON BOND: Also termed a zero bond, a bond that does not pay interest, in which the return is generated by the difference between the purchase price and the face value paid at maturity. Because they do not pay interest, zero coupon bonds are sold at a discount. For example, a $10,000 zero coupon bond that matures in one year, would generate a 10% return if it sold at a discount of $9,000.

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Lesson 23: Factor Market Equilibrium | Unit 4: Monopsony Page: 16 of 24

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  • A definition of monopsony:

  • Monopsony is a market structure characterized by a single buyer.
  • The key characteristics of monopsony are:

    • Only Buyer
    • Entry Barriers
    • Limited Substitutes

  • These characteristics of monopsony lead to two important features:

    • Supply Curve
    • Marginal Factor Cost

  • The positively-sloped factor supply curve facing the firm and the corresponding marginal factor cost curve are illustrated in this diagram.


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BALANCE OF TRADE

The difference between the value of goods and services exported out of a country and the value of goods and services imported into the country. The balance of trade is the official term for net exports that makes up the balance of payments. The balance of trade can be a "favorable" surplus (exports exceed imports) or an "unfavorable" deficit (imports exceed exports). The official balance of trade is separated into the balance of merchandise trade for tangible goods and the balance of services.

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