List and explain the four different market structures.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:38 pm ad1c9bdddf
Economists group many industries into four distinctive structures:
1. Pure competition
2. Pure monopoly
3. Monopolistic competition
Pure competition involves a very large number of firms producing a standardized product (one identical to that of other producers, such as corn, cucumbers, etc.). New firms can enter the ...
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