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16 April, 18:46

When quantity demanded exceeds quantity supplied at the current market price, the market has a shortage, and market price will likely rise in the future to eliminate the shortage.

a. true

b. false?

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  1. 16 April, 19:15
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    True.

    However, the question should be clear it is a free market where market forces rule, therefore a shortage will cause some consumers to be willing to pay higher prices and producers will see benefit and revenue, thus producing more and resolving the shortage.
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