equilibrium price

The price of a commodity at which the quantity that buyers wish to buy equals the quantity that sellers wish to sell

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  • equilibrium price — noun : the price at which supply and demand are equal * * * the price at which the quantity of a product offered is equal to the quantity of the product in demand. * * * equilibrium price, Economics. the price at which supply equals demand …   Useful english dictionary

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  • competitive equilibrium price — Econ the price at which the number of buyers willing to buy a good equals the number of sellers prepared to sell it …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • Equilibrium — is the condition of a system in which competing influences are balanced and it may refer to:cienceBiology* Equilibrioception, the sense of balance present in humans and animals * Homeostasis, the ability of an open system, especially living… …   Wikipedia

  • Price mechanism — is an economic term that refers to the buyers and sellers who negotiate prices of goods or services depending on demand and supply.[1] A price mechanism or market based mechanism refers to a wide variety of ways to match up buyers and sellers… …   Wikipedia

  • equilibrium quantity — UK US noun [C] ECONOMICS ► the quantity of goods or services that is supplied or demanded at the equilibrium price: »When competition exists the equilibrium quantity will be higher …   Financial and business terms

  • Price floor — A price floor is a government or group imposed limit on how low a price can be charged for a product. [cite web url=http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/Price%20floor title=Price floor Definitions from Dictionary.com… …   Wikipedia

  • price — A fixed value of something. Prices are usually expressed in monetary terms. In a free market, prices are set as a result of the interaction of supply and demand in a market; when demand for a product increases and supply remains constant, the… …   Financial and business terms

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