Legal Regulations of Production Plans: Are They Unproductive?

Marek Litzman, Martin Machay
2016 Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis  
LITZMAN MAREK, MACHAY MARTIN. 2016. Legal Regulations of Production Plans: Are They Unproductive? Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis, 64(6): 2039-2046. Legal system forces every economic agent operating on the market to fulfil some amount of duties and it alternates their decision making. This regulation moves the equilibria of each individual subject including firms, which have to adjust their production plans in a way prescribed by the law. We develop a
more » ... w. We develop a theoretical background of production under the legal regulation and compare alternate equilibria with different degrees of legal regulation, which is described as unproductive in economic literature. The model shows that regulated production plans and all used inputs are still productive but the level of satisfaction within the society is decreased.
doi:10.11118/actaun201664062039 fatcat:jdjwc5cnkzfpxgatsubuo7vqli