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This course is an introductory course in microeconomics where we study the decision making of individual actors (consumers, employees, firms, governments, etc) in an economy actors must make decisions about behaviours because they face scarce resources, but often they find that trading with other actors in markets. Theses and dissertations on the history of economic thought and the methodology of economics , presented at australian universities for bachelor-honours and higher degrees adams , c 1974 some aspects of opportunity cost in the work of selected seventeenth.
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