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    Effect of consumer subsidy on demand and supply curves

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    Discuss the effect of consumer subsidies on the demand and supply curves of a product.

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    Let us consider the situation, where DD is demand curve and SS is supply curve. M represents the equilibrium point. P is the equilibrium price and Q is equilibrium quantity.
    A subsidy on consumers will shift the demand curve to the right as consumers will be buying more because they are effectively paying less. Demand curve will shift ...

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    The solution describes the effect of consumer subsidy on demand and supply curves of a product. Answer is written in about 250 words and is explained with the help of suitable graphs.

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