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Which of the following describes an example of the free rider problem as it relates to public goods?

A

Rivers and lakes are often polluted because they are not privately owned.

B

Smokers in public spaces negatively affect the air quality of others.

C

An effective minimum wage in a perfectly competitive market leads to inefficient allocation of labor.

D

Tom bought a World Series ticket for $\$500$ even though he would have been willing to pay $\$2000$ for it.

E

People cannot be excluded from the benefits of national defense.

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