Extensive Margin

… a core term used in Economic Analysis and Atlas102


About.com (reference below) defines extensive margin as the range to which a resource is utilized or applied, such as the hours worked by an employee. This is contrasted with Intensive Margin.

Atlas topic, subject, and course

Labour Markets (core topic) in Economic Analysis and Atlas102 Economic Analysis.


About.com Economics, Extensive Margin, at http://economics.about.com/library/glossary/bldef-extensive-margin.htm, accessed 18 May 2016.

Page created by: Ian Clark, last modified 18 May 2016.