Case 8 Netflix Versus Blockbuster Versus Video On Demand

  • Free Will Versus Determinism

    Argument and logic Free will versus determinism is the excerpt I chose for this argument and logic assignment .Free will and determinism have opposite meanings so the belief of free will and also atoms doing what they do being predetermined cannot be true .unless the given circumstance makes it true .Let me explain free will is defined as the power given to human beings to make their own choices that is unconstrained by external circumstances or by fate or divine will .Determinism is defined

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  • Blockbuster Video

    11 г. Industry Analysis. Porters 5 Forces. Buyers: ideal of consumers. As Netflix, Blockbuster, and others battle for market share, they are utilizing methods of price reduction to ultimately gain market share. This gives buyers much more power over the firms competing. Conversely, this type of competition is Substitute Products: Netflix, others are gaining ground in substitutable product offerings. “Is it only a matter of time before video-on-demand” takes over? “Video on demand has

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  • Prosecution Versus Defense

    reasonable doubt. In contrast, a defense attorney’s sole duty is to advocate for the defendant and to provide constitutionally adequate representation to the defendant in a criminal case. Often, this will include a duty to investigate the case and to look for witnesses that can testify on behalf of the defendant, as either an alibi witness or a character witness. Depending on the strength of the State’s case, the defense attorney’s role can be primarily to negotiate with the prosecutor

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  • Arrays Versus Pointers

    Arrays versus Pointers A pointer is a variable which keeps a memory address. This address is the position of another item in memory. A pointer has variable name exactly like any other variable and also has got type which designates what type of variable its elements refer to. For instance, in case one variable has the memory address of another variable, the 1st variable is said to point to the second variable. Declaring a Pointer Pointers may be announced as we do normal variables

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  • Demand Versus Supply Paper

    versus using Heparin in the treatment of unstable angina. This study has proven that Lovenox is cheaper to use, but some of the data is not exact. Because Heparin is based on using a pump and Lovenox is a subcutaneous injection (Mark, Cowper, and Berlowitz, et al, 2000). The demand for Lovenox is increasing due to the cost effectiveness and the ability for this medication to be given inpatient, outpatient, or by the patient themselves. The patient can be trained to give this medication to

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  • Unilever Versus P&G

    corporate strategy within their annual reports (P&G Shareholder Report 2011, Unilever 2010 Annual Report). Today P&G’s strategy revolves around market development through innovation. Their process starts at identifying a consumer need and developing a product that solves the problem. Once the product and design are finalized, they leverage their complimentary assets such as marketing and distribution to launch. (Anthony, Video) Although a CPG’s value chain is more complicated and involved, P&G is

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  • Blockbuster vs Netflix

    virtual process. Now, this model became popular & successful. It gave blockbuster a real threat. Their market share goes up by 2% to 7%. But most importantly they brought the change in video sales & rental system of U.S. Market. Which is followed by other competitors in the industry later on. Q5. Do you think Blockbuster on Netflix will succeed in the future? Explain your answer? Ans : Blockbuster on

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  • Demand Versus Supply

    for this service: yes and no. With the way that hospice works, it is based on fixed daily rates and it is related to case mix, the length of hospice and of course the enrollment care settings. Most of all the demographics of where the person lives are very important. Demographics play a key role in how the services are used. Often times the reason why the service is not available is because the service is not available. It is almost like cell phone service. Many places just do not get service

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  • Ipv4 Versus Ipv6

    the group, according to the routing protocol measure of distance. It provides for applications such as file and print servers, DHCP. The unicast address is used to identify a single interface. The broadcast address is undefined in IPv6, but it is one form of multicast in IPv6. The IPv4 address is written by dotted-decimal notation, but IPv6 is written in hexadecimal and consists of 8 groups, containing 4 hexadecimal digits. The IPv6 header is a static header of 40 bytes in length

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  • Blockbuster Case

    capturing big market share from Blockbuster.. Accordingly, Blockbuster’s started online subscription and home delivery as a reaction to Netflix. In the future, Blockbuster’s should focus on market evolution and set strategic plans that differentiate the company and fits its strengths to changing customer needs. How to Compete: Product/Services Mix: * Blockbuster offered movie renting in different formats initially traditional video tapes then DVD’s and later included games

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  • Blockbuster Video

    , blockbuster faced competitors such as Netflix and Movie Gallery - Competition from Netflix is the reason they dropped the “no late fee”, the shift led to $400 million loss revenue for Blockbuster. - Netflix increased sales with $320 million in late 2008, and followed by $394 million during first quarter of 09. -Continued growth of Netflix, Redbox, video on demand, digital downloads, etc. Show that DVDs are on the decline. - Blockbuster lost 36.9 million in second quarter of 2009. - Blockbuster closed 960 unprofitable stores, expanded access to standalone Blockbuster kiosks - They also offer movie rentals on Motorola phones, live stream on Samsung TVs - They find themselves reacting rather than being proactive.

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  • Loyalty Versus Intelligence

    Loyalty versus intelligence Unfortunately but also fortunately, the issue of this essay happens to be in the middle of the company whose CEO am I and it is concerning me from years. In my administration are two different persons, two antagonistic characters. The first person, let’s call him Mr. M, is the current technical production CEO and the second person, let’s say Mr. D, is ex CEO, current technical development department chief and so that Mr. D is subordinated to Mr. M. For a

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  • Adn Versus Bsn

    hands-on practice, whereas the baccalaureate nurses are able to provide evidence based care. Also by utilizing their in depth knowledge in the areas of practice, a BSN addresses the concerns of a patient or family accurately and effectively. The baccalaureate degree opens a window towards variety of roles in the fields like clinician, case management, clinical liaison, research and leadership. Baccalaureate nurse holds high source of critical thinking which is an essential component of

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  • Keynes Versus Hayek

    Keynes versus Hayek There are differences between Keynes and Hayek on the role of savings in the economy. Keynes believed that it was a waste to save money, it only lead to destruction and prevent economic growth. He didn’t agree with private investment. He felt by keeping money in your pocket is senseless because soon we will all be dead. You can’t take the money with you. He also felt that the government should increase spending during times of recessions. In contrast, Hayek believed

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  • Unix/Linux Versus Mac Versus Windows

    are needed must be accessible in the Main Memory at the demand of the CPU. When a page is expected to be needed in the very near future it is called a resident set. This can lead to errors due to memory allocation issues. If the CPU attempts to access a page that is no longer available in the Main Memory, a page fault will occur, and the needed page will then have to be located, as the CPU waits for the swap to occur. The main purpose of the Memory Manager is to minimize the number of page

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  • Demand Versus Supply

    Demand Versus Supply of Registered Nurses HCS/552 March 19, 2012 Jayme Carrico Demand Versus Supply of Registered Nurses Demand versus supply in the United States continues to be an issue with increasing shortages of registered nurses (RN) and the increasing demand for health care services. There is a higher demand for registered nurses because of the increase in population, aging baby boomers, and increase in chronic diseases. The shortage of registered nurses

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  • One Versus One

    out to every segment or category of consumer. Different sections want different things and one must strategise based on that,” adds Jaiswal. Take the case of Marriott Hotels. There is the Courtyard Marriott for business travellers and Residence Inn by Marriott, an extended stay option. Both Choosing my style Tata Group’s telecom interests covers the entire gamut — from GSM to CDMA to internet connectivity businesses. To the layman, this can be translated better by a mention of its brands like

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  • Blockbuster vs Hollywood Video

    Jackie Sutton Case Study Report COMPANY NAME/WEBSITE/INDUSTRY Company Name: Blockbuster Website: Industry: Video rental BACKGROUND/HISTORY Blockbuster was founded by David Cook and opened its first store in 1985 in Dallas, Texas. When the company first began the main focus was on home video rentals but in 1987 Blockbuster won a major lawsuit against Nintendo and paved the way for customers to rent video games as well. The company reached its peak in 2009 and then

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  • Blockbuster&Netflix

    introduced the video-on-demand via the Internet. At the present time Netflix provide services in Canada, Latin America, the Caribbean and Europe. Netflix is recognized to be one of the most successful dot-com ventures (Funding Universe, 2011). ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGES Blockbuster was purchased by Dish Network after filing for bankruptcy in late September 2010. The company has closed a large number of stores at it works to create an online video-streaming outlet (Merced, 2010). Blockbuster’s edge

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  • Versus

    eliminated recess as a whole to reduce the danger and the thought of overly competitive children, and so they do not have to wait in line or compete for a spot on the team. Alfie Kohn, author of No Contest: The Case against Competition, and avid supporter of eliminating competition states that, “competition is a recipe for hostility, one child wins and another cannot” he then goes on to explain that competition hinders relationships between children and make them disregard others as friends, only

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  • Blockbuster Case

    Blockbuster had a large following of people and could easily have used that following to test new ideas and build new markets. But when times are good, people often get comfortable. Innovation suffers. Blockbuster failed to adequately respond to changes in distribution of content, as services like video on demand, Netflix and Game Fly (essentially Netflix for video games) delivered movies, television shows or games straight to the customer's home, phone, video game system or computer. At the same

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  • Innovation Versus Speed Strategy

    Innovation versus Speed Strategy The approach companies take in making strategic decisions regarding such critical aspects including their business model and value chain have direct implications on their ability to sustain themselves over time. The accumulated research shown by Dr. W. Chan Kim and Dr. Renee Mauborgne in their best selling book Blue Ocean Strategy (Kim & Mauborgne, 2005) illustrate that new, uncontested markets are created by the decisions companies make over time rather

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  • Schiller Versus Idealism

    Idealism versus Reality I wish to begin my inquiry and understanding of what Schiller is trying to say by defining and listing Adam’s Smith ideas on division of labor and its beneficial and undesired effects. It is important to do so as Smith is a predecessor to Schiller and the society/circumstances Schiller is subject to is a product of adherence or implementation of Smith’s philosophy since its propagation. Adam Smith theorizes that division of labor leads to increased efficiency by

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  • Boeing Versus Airbus

    the government agency in the dispute on how it should correct the errors). The GAO cannot force the government agency to follow its recommendations), but if the government agency does not adhere to its suggestions, then GAO must elevate this case to Congress. In almost all cases, the government agency usually follow along with the GAO recommendations when a bid protest has been sustained. (GA0, 2008) In 2008, the Air Force selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) and European Aerospace

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  • Failure Analysis/Change Strategy: Blockbuster vs Netflix

    Failure Analysis/Change Strategy: Blockbuster vs Netflix LDR/531 Failure Analysis/Change Strategy: Blockbuster vs Netflix Organizational Behavior Theories The organizational behavior theories which explains Netflix’s success are two; decision-making and systems approaches. Netflix made the monumental decision to become a virtual dvd rental versus a brick and mortor provided a solution in the company’s goal and vision to be ahead of technological advances in the industry. Netflix took on

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  • Pop Culture Versus Research

    Pop Culture Versus Research: How Gender is "Perceived" in Non-Verbal Communication Student Name Here Steve Ott November 10, 2006 Pop Culture Versus Research: How Gender is Perceived in Non-Verbal Communication When selecting a topic for my research paper I started with the idea of exploring the differences in body language used by the different genders. I changed my focus after I read the information presented by two mainstream magazines

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  • Normal Versus Abnormal

    Sexual activity is described to be any sexual activities associated with sexual intercourse. However, sexual activity is often categorized as either normal or perverted. Two analytic philosophers, Thomas Nagel and Alan Goldman, described their views on natural sexual activity and sexual desire versus abnormal sex and sexual desire. Thomas Nagel, who is a professor of philosophy and law, borrows his ideas relating sexual desire from the well-known French philosopher, Jean-Paul Sartre. Nagel is

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  • Blockbuster Case

    new business model. Similar to Netflix, the customer used the screens on the Kiosk to search and pick out their movie. One differentiator was that the customer received their DVD instantly as opposed to waiting a day like with Netflix’s business model. Each Kiosk held 630 DVDs representing about 200 of the newest video releases. Redbox went from 12 kiosks in 2002 to 24,800 by 2010 and representing about 12% of market share. Although, Blockbuster tried to launch a similar service in 2009 it

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  • Lvmh Versus Hermès: Case Study

    LVMH versus Hermès: Case Questions 1. Hermès International was a family-owned business for many years. Why did it then list its shares on a public market? What risks and rewards come from a public listing? Although in its sixth generation of family ownership, a number of the family members wanted to ‘cash-out’ of the business. Ordinarily this would be affected by having other family members buy those shares or interests. But other family members did not either have the capital or interest

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  • Regionalism Versus Multilateralism

    Regionalism versus Multilateralism Taking one step back to take two steps forward One would be hard-pressed to a find a country in the world today which is not a member of a regional agreement. In fact, most countries are members of numerous such agreements. Regionalism, multilateralism, globalization and interdependence are all phrases that are heard and used often. The problem, then, is not the recognition of these issues, but rather reaching some form of consensus on what their

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  • Debt Versus Equity

    Debt Versus Equity Financing Debt versus Equity Financing is an interesting subject in that it is one of the most important decisions a company will face when choosing to finance a new project. Debt Financing is a more traditional approach. In Debt Financing a company seeks financing from a financial institution or a private debt through a group of investors in the form of a loan. The loan will have set terms such as interest, repayment schedule, and payment amounts. The company will be

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  • Online Versus Traditional Education

    limitations, family, and working schedules. Taking classes online, allows people the freedom of studying from anywhere there is an internet connection. This eliminates the need to be in a structured brick and mortar class on a campus that may, or may not be located conveniently. Taking classes online also allows a person to attend at any given time during the day, versus attending classes on Monday, Wednesday & Friday's from eight to ten in the morning or from seven to ten on Tuesday and

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  • Blockbuster & Netflix

    matter. Likewise, when Netflix pioneered delivery of DVDs by mail using a subscription system, Blockbuster video responded with a similar offering. But Netflix held on to its lead, both because it was not handicapped by Blockbuster's cannibalization concerns, and because it had patents on the ‘ordered list’ (which it later accused Blockbuster of infringing) by which subscribers indicated online their movie preferences. Second, there may be a level of opacity (Rumelt has referred to this

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  • Substance Versus Process Addictions

    Substance Addictions Versus Process Addictions Substance Addictions Alavi et al (2012) discussed the difficulties in defining the concept of addiction but the authors believed that the core component for defining the addiction concept is “the dependence on a substance (Alavi et al, 2012).” Substance abuse is a pattern of an individual using a substance to achieve a mood altering purpose. Another reason individuals seek out substances can be due to depression or negative self-esteem, they

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  • Leedership Versus Management

    Rockefeller’s tycoon image into one of a man who was concerned for the livelihood of his workers. With this new image in hand, he was able to talk to the press, workers and stage events. Way to go Lee! What is PR now? Through the years, Public relations eventually evolved from newspaper boys yelling, “Extra! Extra! Read all about it!” to now, where Public relations specialists focus a large majority of their time on content creation. With the development of the internet, Public relations changed

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  • Email Versus Instant Messaging

    Email versus Instant Messaging and the Three Step Writing Process Paul Janoscak Nichols College BUS-615-HF2 Assignment 3.1 With the amount of communication that takes place today in business, it is important to understand the three step writing process and how to incorporate it in business communication. Two of the more common forms of communication in today’s business world are email and instant messaging. Both forms of communication offer pro’s and con’s for use in the work place

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  • Demand Versus Supply

    alternatives, and priorities are developed for choosing between different alternative proposals. Conventional budgeting involves departments prepare their budgets based on the previous year's budgets, departments justify only the increases in the expenses required for the current year; they need not have to justify the expenses/budget already approved in the previous year and it is taken for granted that the previous year's expenses will have to be made in any case to maintain the regular business level

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  • Eastern Versus Western Religion

    development and a lifetime benefit. In college, became aware of the diversity of cultures and social systems. In addition to having some of the most recognized and lauded faculty in world, SUNY Maritime College is committed to maintaining a diverse student population, and as a person of African heritage who grew up in Jamaica, and is now planning to embark on my university studies in the United States, I see this commitment to diversity as an essential element in my career objective. Besides

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  • Man Versus Nature: Technology Versus Environment: Money Versus Wild Life

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  • Case Study: Place Your Bets: Netflix Versus the Field in Dvd Rentals

    eligible customers. Netflix strategic Asset:       Is highly experienced business since it launched 1997. Has a collection of 100 000 DVDs. Has a features of personalized video recommendation system based on ratings and reviews. Introduced Set-Top box with the help of Roku Inc. Plan to sell LG brand DVD players for downloading and watching movies on TV through Netflix. Has a brand name and a popular business model that was followed by Walmart and Blockbuster. Some

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  • The Fall of Blockbuster Video

    streaming content – a market which at the time was providing Netflix with over two billion dollars in annual revenue (“Netflix 2010 annual report”, 2010). Netflix continued to grow and eventually Blockbuster’s customer base began dwindled away. The Beginning of the End: Blockbuster realized that a partnership with Netflix could have made a huge impact on taking on the entertainment industry. In an attempt to push Netflix out of the entertainment industry, they enter into the online video

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  • Punishment Versus Rehabiliation

    Punishment Versus Rehabilitation Isabel Nevarez University of Phoenix AJS/504 Nicholas Russo August 17, 2015 This paper, I will discuss the issues of punishment versus rehabilitation. I will point out issues on how punishment and rehabilitation affects deterrence of crime, how it affects victims and their family. I will also discuss how it affects offenders, the impact it has on society, and the fiscal impact upon society. Punishment and rehabilitation helps the inmate in different ways

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  • Acc 303 Week 8 Assignment 1: Exxon Versus Chevron

    ACC 303 Week 8 Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Click Link Below To Buy: Or Visit ACC 303 Week 8 Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Due Week 8 and worth 200 points According to the textbook, the income statement measures the success of a company’s operations for a given period. The income statement is important to investors and

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  • Acc 303 Week 8 Assignment 1 Exxon Versus Chevron

    ACC 303 Week 8 Assignment 1 Exxon versus Chevron Click Link Below To Buy: Or Visit ACC 303 Week 8 Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Due Week 8 and worth 200 points According to the textbook, the income statement measures the success of a company’s operations for a given period. The income statement is important to investors and

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  • Acc 303 Week 8 Assignment 1 Exxon Versus Chevron

    ACC 303 Week 8 Assignment 1 Exxon versus Chevron Click Link Below To Buy: Or Visit ACC 303 Week 8 Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Due Week 8 and worth 200 points According to the textbook, the income statement measures the success of a company’s operations for a given period. The income statement is important to investors and

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  • Lease Versus Purchase Paper

    Leasing versus Purchasing Team A FIN 370 October 19, 2015 Ms. Yvonne Downer Leasing versus Purchasing Firms are facing financing decisions on a daily basis such as the length of the obligation they want to incur’. Firms have to decide whether it is short-term of less than a year, long-term for twenty years or more or something in between. Intermediate debt is debt that is between five and ten years in length and is either term loans or a lease on real estate or equipment. A firm

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  • Acc 303 Week 8 Assignment 1 Exxon Versus Chevron

    ACC 303 Week 8 Assignment 1 Exxon versus Chevron Click Link Below To Buy: Or Visit ACC 303 Week 8 Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Assignment 1: Exxon versus Chevron Due Week 8 and worth 200 points According to the textbook, the income statement measures the success of a company’s operations for a given period. The income statement is important to investors and

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  • Nature Versus Nurture

    weaken and eventually disconnect, causing permanent damage to the brains ability to function. However, no real conclusion can be made as to whether or not lack of input is entirely to blame as the evidence is based on only one case, there are also possibilities and it has been suggested that Genie was already mentally retarded from birth, therefore providing little support to Snow’s claim. The opposing theories to that of the nurture approach are the naturalistic theories which argue that

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  • Acc 303 Week 8 Assignment 1 Exxon Versus Chevron

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  • Supply Versus Demand Literature Review

    products. It is natural that even without the competitors the law of demand sets a limit on the price that the consumer can enjoy. Kling shows that as the price goes up, the consumers demand less. If the prices are too high, fewer consumers are willing to purchase the commodity. The supply will be greater than demand in such a case hence the producers will have excess products. Similarly, if the prices are too low, more consumers are willing to purchase the commodity. The demand for the products

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