Suppose p = 20 - 2q and MR=20-4q is the market demand function for a local monopoly. the marginal cost is 2 q. the local monopoly tries to maximize its profits by equating mc = mr and charging a uniform price. what will be the equilibrium price and output? A) $6.33, 3.33 units; b) $6.33, 5 units; c) $13.33, 3.33 units; d) $10, 5 units.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 4, 2020, 2:53 am ad1c9bdddf
Answer: c) $13.33, 3.33 units
It is given that,
MR = 20 - 4Q
MC = 2Q
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