*PLEASE ONLY DO #3 BASED OFF #2, #2 has been done. Thank you!
2)
Total Cost (TC) = 250+ q +0.004q2
Demand: p = 8 - 0.001Q
a) The monopolist will produce where the marginal revenue equals the marginal cost.
MC = dTC/dq
MC = 1+0.008q
TR = P*Q
TR = 8Q – 0.001Q2
Marginal Revenue(MR) = dTR/dQ
MR = 8-0.002Q
Therefore,
1+0.008q = 8 – 0.002q
0.01q = 7
q = 700
Price = 8 – 0.001*700
Price = 7.3
b) Profit = TR – TC
Profit = 7.3*700 – (250+ 700+1960)
Profit = 5110 - 2910 = $2200
c) Producer surplus = Profit = $2200
d) Consumer Surplus = 0.5*(8 – 7.3)*700 = $245
*PLEASE ONLY DO #3 BASED OFF #2, #2 has been done. Thank you!
*PLEASE ONLY DO #3 BASED OFF #2, #2 has been done. Thank you! 2) Total Cost...
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