What you’ll learn to do: analyze labor markets and how supply and demand interact to determine the market wage rate
Just as a firm determines the amount of a product or service to provide based on marginal costs, a firm also makes decisions about employing people based on the marginal productivity of their labor. In this section, you’ll learn about how firms determine how many people to hire.
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- Introduction to Labor Markets. Authored by: Lumen Learning. License: CC BY: Attribution
- Street work at 7th & Dearborn, 1927. Authored by: Seattle Municipal Archives. Provided by: flickr. Located at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/seattlemunicipalarchives/33189144472/. License: CC BY: Attribution