October 5, 2007

The Great Pumpkin Shortage

Posted in Supply & Demand at 5:48 am by davidprudente


Speaking of supply and demand, I saw this story and thought, how will this effect the Supply curve for pumpkins? Can you identify what variable we would say is effecting Supply?

Hey, here’s a picture of the world’s biggest pumpkin. It was grown in Rhode Island and weighed in at 1689 lbs. this past Saturday at the Topsfield Fair in Massachusetts.



  1. Joe D said,

    Wow is that the world’s biggest man standing next to it?

  2. Stephanie T said,


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