scale, Business Economics

Most studies of firms’ long run costs have found that average costs decline as firms produce increasingly larger output levels (economies of scale), such as for automobile firms. However, trucking (haulage) firms appear not to experience falling average costs associated with large-scale operations. Why might this be the case?
Posted Date: 11/11/2012 7:10:22 PM | Location : Kuwait







Related Discussions:- scale, Assignment Help, Ask Question on scale, Get Answer, Expert's Help, scale Discussions

Write discussion on scale
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
how managerial economics is applied in a firm?

Problem: (a) What do you meant by the term "Outsourcing"? (b) Outsourcing services will be categorized into two groups namely Technology Services and Business Processes.


Find quantity supplied and quantity demanded: Suppose there are 300 used cars, with 3 quality levels: bad, medium, and good.  A seller knows the quality of his car but a buyer

The following data show the interest rates on 4 randomly chosen personal loans (in percents): 6.1, 5.7, 11.1, 9. Calculate the standard deviation of the sample of interest rates. (

Staff time is generally the principal cost component of an IS project. Define five other areas where project costs could increase. Project costs also occur by: • Contract la

Question 1: By using appropriate models critically analyse the following statement: "Money demand for speculative as well as transactional motive is inver

a) $130,000   b) Project Atlanta has the shorter payback period Atlanta Boston Payback 1 year and 10 months 2 years an

What is the failure effectiveness of World Trade Organisation in the promotion of development? Failure effectiveness of World Trade Organisation in the promotion of developmen

What is dual economy and development in an economy? Development in an economy: Differentiated or uneven development arises while the benefits of growth are not shared ev