Backward-Bending Supply Curve

Backward-Bending Supply Curve

The graphical representation of the theory that as income increases, work decreases. That is, people take more leisure time as they earn more.
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Interestingly, a backward-bending supply curve was not suggested by any of the guests in Solman's video.
In the T-shirt my midriff was looking somewhat like the backward-bending supply curve of labour.
The backward-bending supply curve creates a technical problem for experimentation.
May 1985 data on preferred hours by earnings suggest some indirect support for the backward-bending supply curve theory.