Economists say that a thing is
only a finite amount exists.
there is at least one use for the
the amount available is less than what
people would like to have.
the amount of the item is both finite
In 1997 Brenda Barnes resigned as CEO of
Pepsi-Cola North America to spend more time with her
three young children. How would an economist tend to view
It was an expensive choice because she
gave up a great deal of income to stay at home.
It was an inexpensive choice because
she already had a great deal of wealth.
It was an unnecessary choice because
women really can "have it all."
It was an irrational choice because
she was not concerned with her own