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  1. Deadweight loss

    In economics, a deadweight loss is a loss of economic efficiency that can occur when equilibrium for a good or service is not achieved or is not achievable. Causes of deadweight loss can include monopoly pricing, externalities, taxes or subsidies, and binding price ceilings or floors. The term deadweight loss may also be referred to as the "excess burden" of monopoly or taxation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deadweight loss in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deadweight loss in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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