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Ladies engineers were within the public limelight for many years, but we've strangely little traditionally grounded knowing of the styles of employment and schooling of ladies during this box. such a lot reports are both coverage papers or constrained to statistical analyses. in addition, the scant old learn to this point to be had emphasizes the person, unmarried and designated personality of these ladies operating in engineering, usually utilizing anecdotal facts yet ignoring greater matters just like the styles of the labour industry and academic associations.
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Our demand for a dwelling, regardless of whether it is owned or rented, stems from a basic need to be protected from the extremes of the weather and to secure our possessions. Once these objectives have been achieved, individuals are in a position to consider the other attributes of a house: its structural attributes, such as it size and age; whether it has a garden and central heating; and any locational advantages it may have with respect to its proximity to workplaces, schools, leisure amenities and bus services.
SUPPLY Supply refers to the amount of a good or service that one or more producers plan to sell during a given time period. As we have seen in the case of demand, it is also possible to identify a set of independent variables that in combination influence a producer's decision of whether or not to supply a good or service. These can be set out within the producer's supply function. The supply function and the supply curve Apart from a slight change in notation and differences in some of the independent variables, we may write down a supply function in exactly the same way as a demand function, specifically: Os = f (independent variables) Demand and Supply 37 where Q.
Intuitively, we might expect that industries characterised by a few large firms with established brand names (which provide a potentially costly entry barrier for new firms) will be less competitive than industries containing a large number of small firms with a limited opportunity to differentiate their product from that of their competitors. Although the construction industry includes some very well-known household names, for example the Bryant Group, Blue Circle Industries and Tarmac. it continues to be dominated by a large number of relatively small firms.