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8). Due to the free rider problem with innovation, even in a market economy investment in R & D falls short of the socially optimal level. True or False
9). The MR=MC rule doesn't apply to how much a firm spends on R & D? True or False
10). In a free market economy prices dictates resources allocation, so rich consumers' preferences get much more attention than poor consumers'?

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Main Hotel
Located just inland from the Historic Lighthouse is the Main Hotel. Built on the original site of the Baderman Estate, this family friendly hotel has water front and island view rooms located on nearly 200 acres of beautiful island vistas. Scenically nestled between both the Recreation area and the Baderman Island Oasis Spa it provides easy access to whatever your needs are.
Melancon Convention Center & Hotel
Planning a convention, family reunion, or private gathering for a lot of people? Whether you have a group of 30 or 300, the Melancon Convention Center & Hotel can meet your needs. Located on the scenic southwest corner of Baderman Island , the lodge and convention center are ideally located on nearly 275 sprawling acres of rolling hills, winding beach, and swaying trees. Let the trained staff of Baderman Island take care of the details while you enjoy your event. The Melancon Convention Center & Hotel hosts enough rooms and square feet available to give you all the space that your events need. Call for package rates and catering information.
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Standard amenities available in all rooms:
• King or Queen sized bed
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• Wall Safe
• 24-Hour Room Service
• Clock Radio
• Mini Bar
• Iron and Ironing Board
• Hair Dryer
• Coffee Maker
• 27" Television
• On.Demand Television Programming
• Individual Climate Control
• Specially Designed Artwork
Additional amenities are available depending on your specific hotel reservation.
Main Hotel
Located just inland from the Historic Lighthouse is the Main Hotel. Built on the original site of the Baderman Estate, this family friendly hotel has water front and island view rooms located on nearly 200 acres of beautiful island vistas. Scenically nestled between both the Recreation area and the Baderman Island Oasis Spa it provides easy access to whatever your needs are.
Melancon Convention Center & Hotel
Planning a convention, family reunion, or private gathering for a lot of people? Whether you have a group of 30 or 300, the Melancon Convention Center & Hotel can meet your needs. Located on the scenic southwest corner of Baderman Island , the lodge and convention center are ideally located on nearly 275 sprawling acres of rolling hills, winding beach, and swaying trees. Let the trained staff of Baderman Island take care of the details while you enjoy your event. The Melancon Convention Center & Hotel hosts enough rooms and square feet available to give you all the space that your events need. Call for package rates and catering information
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Looking for a luxurious romantic escape? The Tenney is your premiere destination. Located along the private north shore of Baderman Island, this exclusive retreat gives new meaning to the word luxury. From the moment your walk through the grand entranceway of the all-suite mansion every detail of your stay will be a reflection of the attention that you deserve. Situated on a cozy 80 acres with both golf course and water views, TheTenney offers you only the best that this all suite hotel can provide.
O'Dell Gallery of Fine Art
In addition to the fabulous architecture and natural vistas that surround The Tenney, make sure to take some time to visit the O'Dell Gallery of Fine Art located on the mezzanine level of The Tenney. The gallery features over 1200 square feet of collected works. Enjoy the paintings of the Baderman permanent collection or stop by for a peek at the touring gallery of art works on loan from other institutions. From Impressionism to the Surreal, the ever changing O'Dell Gallery of Fine Art is certainly worth a visit.
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• Amenities
o Golf
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o Oasis Spa
o Recreation Center
• Restaurants
• Meetings
• Guest Blog

Pepicello Fairways
Whether you have an afternoon for a round or just want to practice your swing, the Pepicello Fairways are a golfer's paradise. Located scenically in the center of Baderman Island, this golfer's dream features a state-of-the-art, professionally landscaped 18-hole course only a few stops away from any spot on the island.
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Pepicello Fairways Interactive Tour
Price List
Golf Price Unit
Golf course fees-Reg Course $60 per round
Golf course fees-Premium Course $125 per round
Golf club rental fee $30 per round
Golf cart rental $25 per round
Golf Pro Instruction $40 per hour
Driving Range per hour
Bucket of Balls-small $7 50-60 balls
Bucket of Balls-medium $10 75-100 balls
Bucket of Balls-large $15 125-150 balls
Bucket of Balls-jumbo $20 225-250 balls
Kid's Putt-Putt $5 per child/per hour

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William C. Martin Botanical Gardens
Take a Hike! Or a relaxing stroll, or go for a quick horseback ride. The William C. Martin Botanical Gardens of Baderman Island are there for you. Scenically located along the southern coast of the island are 375 acres of natural beauty. Intertwining around the natural landscape are hiking trails (handicap accessible), rugged trails (for the more adventurous), and riding trails (for horses and mountain bikes).
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Price List
Botanical Price Unit
Botanical Gardens Access-Adult $8 per person, per day
Botanical Gardens Access-Kids under 12 Free per person, per day
Private Guided Tour $65 hour
Public Tours (every hour) Free
Special access pass (secluded areas) $15 per person, per day
2-Way Radio rental $10 per hour per set
Horseback riding-Adult $20 per person, per hour
Horseback riding-kids $12 per person, per hour
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Welcome to the Island; now go do something. Not sure where to start? Come visit the recreation center and information desk located in the Visitor's Center. Here you will find information on boat rentals, water skiing, snorkeling, scuba diving, tennis, and more that any one person can do in a single day.
Maybe running around isn't your idea of a good time, not a problem. In addition to the five secluded beaches located around the island, the recreation area is home to the island's largest public beach. So grab those flip-flops, sun tan oil, and your towel. Don't feel like walking? Okay, hop on board the island trolley and you are only one stop away from both the Visitor's Center and Main Island Docks.

Price List
Recreation Area Price Unit
Kayak rental $10 per hour
Canoe/Paddle boat rental (2 people) $10 per hour
Boat rental (6 people) $50 per hour
Boat rental (12 people) $125 per hour
Large Yacht rental (50 people) $500 per hour
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Tennis Court Rental $25 per hour
Tennis Instruction $40 per hour
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Rock climbing (incl equip rental) $25 per hour
Snorkeling $12 per hour
Scuba $45 per hour include equipment
Fishing pole and tackle $12 hour
Beach Umbrella rental $5 hour
Private beach tent $85 hour
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Restaurants
Daily Specials
• The Baderman Island Café
• The Morgan Bistro
• The Beverly Café
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• The Tenney @ Night
Dining
Whether in the mood for a quick snack or an exquisite seven-course meal, Baderman Island has your taste-buds covered. Situated around the island is a smorgasbord of dining experiences.
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Is it lunch time already? Well then you're in luck. Just hop on the Island train and stop off by The Tenney for a quick snack at the Kayfé that features a full breakfast and lunch menus. Visiting as part of a convention? Well, then how about enjoying some of the delicious catering available at the Melancon Convention Center and Hotel.
After an afternoon of hiking through the botanical gardens or dozing off beach-side, nothing is tastier than a cool and refreshing beverage at the Baderman Island Café located insde of the Meredith Visitor Center. Here you can enjoy a light snack, enjoy a custom island concoction, and plan the rest of your stay on the island.
Don't forget that there is also a wide variety of Snack Kiosks located throughout the island. When you are looking for a quick bite you'll never have far to go with the Snack Kiosks located within walking distance from all main island activities.
As the sun starts to set, our world-renown chefs really get cooking. Finish you evening at our very own five-star restaurant, the Tenney @ Night. Located facing the beach at The Tenney, allow our professional staff to delight you with culinary experience unlike anything that you have ever had before.
Bon Appetit!
The Tenney @ Night
Most recent to open on Baderman Island is the Tenney @ Night, a premiere, gourmet dining experience. The Tenney @ Night features exquisite delicacies created onsite by Baderman Island's very own Cordon Bleu trained Chef. The menu features evening specials based on only the freshest of ingredients that are available that day. Rivaling the evening specials are the ever changing signature items, created exclusively for Baderman Island and changed on a monthly basis. Enjoy fresh seafood, select cuts of meats, and delicately decadent desserts in an evening of unsurpassed formal dining. Contact your hotel concierge for reservation information.
The Morgan Bistro
The Morgan Bistro has it all. Enjoy one of the all encompassing brunch or dinner buffets or try out one of the almost unlimited list of regular menu items offered daily. Featuring everything from the Morgan Monster Burger pilled so high that you'll need both hand just to lift it up, or try a juicy New York Strip cooked to perfection and served with your choice of seasonings. Planning a trip to the botanical gardens or recreation area? Call ahead and the Morgan Bistro can pack you a picnic lunch for your trip that you can pick up from the Beverly Café located just next door. Reservations are never required, so just drop on by.
Melancon Convention Center & Hotel
Planning a convention, family reunion, or private gathering for a lot of people? Whether you have a group of 30 or 300, the Melancon Convention Center and Hotel can meet your needs. Located on the scenic southwest corner of Baderman Island , the lodge and convention center are ideally located on nearly 275 sprawling acres of rolling hills, winding beach, and swaying trees. Let the trained staff of Baderman Island take care of the details while you enjoy your event. The Melancon Convention Center and Hotel hosts enough rooms and available square feet to give you all the space that your events need.
Call for package rates and catering information.

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