Demand, Supply, and Market Equilibrium. The Basic Decision-Making Units. A firm is an organization that transforms resources (inputs) into products (outputs). Firms are the primary producing units in a market economy.
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Input markets include:
A household’s decision about the quantity of a particular output to demand depends on:
Change in quantity demanded(Movement along the curve).
Change in income, preferences, orprices of other goods or services
Change in demand (Shift of curve).A Change in Demand Versus a Change in Quantity Demanded
Change in quantity supplied(Movement along the curve).
Change in costs, input prices, technology, or prices of related goods and services
Change in supply (Shift of curve).A Change in Supply Versusa Change in Quantity Supplied
Higher supply leads to lower equilibrium price and higher equilibrium quantity.Increases in Demand and Supply
Lower supply leads to higher price and lower quantity exchanged.Decreases in Demand and Supply