quantity demanded


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Quantity Demanded

The number of goods demanded at a particular price. Demand-side economics states that, unless non-price factors (like brand loyalty) are involved, demand will drop in proportion to each rise in price. See also: Keynesianism.

quantity demanded

the amount of a PRODUCT (or FACTOR OF PRODUCTION) that consumers (or firms) buy in a given time period. The quantity demanded of a product depends upon the product's own price, consumers’ income, price of substitute products, etc. See DEMAND FUNCTION, DEMAND CURVE, DERIVED DEMAND.
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Three factors are jointly responsible for just how much above or below 50% the pass-through rate is: concavity of the demand function (second derivative), slope of the demand function (first derivative), and the quantity demanded.
For instance, at a price below $20, the amount that buyers are willing to buy exceeds the amount that sellers are willing to part with, whereas the opposite scenario prevails at a price above $20, with the quantity supplied at such a price outstripping the quantity demanded.
This means if the price of the good changes, then the quantity demanded will change by the same proportion.
What he probably meant was that the quantity demanded (the number of people who want to buy) would not be affected.
Consider the increase in understanding that is likely to occur when the instructor adds these two techniques to a traditional lecture about demand and quantity demanded.
The problem will arise when the quantity demanded of commodities and computers and properly trained workers, etc.
Its technology will enable us to meet both the quality and quantity demanded by our end markets.
Assuming two major oilseeds and three major edible oils, the total quantity supplied and total quantity demanded for sesame and groundnut seeds and total edible oil are hypothesized as linear forms.
Then, as we saw in Chapter In, corresponding to each price on the demand curve will be first, the total quantity demanded and, secondly, that portion of the quantity which may be catered for by the existing capacity, defined as all those vintages for which the price exceeds (or is equal to) the expected marginal cost.
Prices of IP and OP cares robustly determine the quantity demanded for OP and IP cares; however, income has no effect in both type of cares.
If demand is inelastic there will only be a small increase in quantity demanded, consequently there could be a fall in the value of exports.
0% believed that compliance to quantity demanded and delivery time is an additional obstacle.