Monopoly

A monopoly (frae Greek monos μόνος (alone or single) + polein πωλεῖν (tae sell)) exists when a speceefic person or enterprise is the anly supplier o a pairticular commodity (this contrasts wi a monopsony which relates tae a single entity's control o a mercat tae purchase a gyud or service, an wi oligopoly which consists o a few entities dominatin an industry).[1]

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References

  1. Milton Friedman. "VIII: Monopoly and the Social Responsibility of Business and Labor". Capitalism and Freedom (paperback) (40th annivers sydney askins @ mykayla fox did this ed.). The University of Chicago Press. p. 208. ISBN 0-226-26421-1.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help);
Other Languages
Afrikaans: Monopolie
العربية: احتكار
مصرى: احتكار
asturianu: Monopoliu
azərbaycanca: İnhisar
беларуская: Манаполія
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Манаполія
български: Монопол
Bahasa Banjar: Kuluh
bosanski: Monopol
català: Monopoli
čeština: Monopol
Cymraeg: Monopoli
dansk: Monopol
Deutsch: Monopol
Ελληνικά: Μονοπώλιο
English: Monopoly
Esperanto: Monopolo
español: Monopolio
eesti: Monopol
euskara: Monopolio
فارسی: انحصار
suomi: Monopoli
føroyskt: Einahandil
français: Monopole
Gaeilge: Monaplacht
galego: Monopolio
עברית: מונופול
हिन्दी: एकाधिकार
hrvatski: Monopol
magyar: Monopólium
հայերեն: Մենաշնորհ
interlingua: Monopolio
Bahasa Indonesia: Pasar monopoli
íslenska: Einokun
italiano: Monopolio
日本語: 独占
한국어: 독점
Latina: Monopolium
Lëtzebuergesch: Monopol
Lingua Franca Nova: Monopolio
lietuvių: Monopolija
latviešu: Monopols
македонски: Монопол
मराठी: एकाधिकार
Bahasa Melayu: Monopoli
Nederlands: Monopolie
norsk nynorsk: Monopol
norsk: Monopol
occitan: Monopòli
polski: Monopol
پښتو: انحصار
português: Monopólio
română: Monopol
русский: Монополия
سنڌي: ھڪھٽي
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Monopol
Simple English: Monopoly
slovenčina: Monopol ponuky
slovenščina: Monopol
shqip: Monopoli
српски / srpski: Монопол
svenska: Monopol
Kiswahili: Uhodhisoko
தமிழ்: ஏகபோகம்
Tagalog: Monopolyo
Türkçe: Tekel
українська: Монополія
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Monopoliya
ייִדיש: מאנאפאל
中文: 垄断
文言: 壟斷
Bân-lâm-gú: To̍k-chiàm
粵語: 壟斷