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The paradox of value is the apparent contradiction that, although water is on the whole more useful, in terms of survival, than diamonds, diamonds command a ...

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Definition of paradox of value: Observation that articles or goods critical to life ( such as water) are very cheap, whereas others which have no bearing on human  ...

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Aug 29, 2016 ... View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-paradox-of-value-akshita-agarwal Imagine you're on a game show and you can choose between ...

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The Paradox of Value is also known as the diamond-water paradox.

balanceofeconomics.com/2016/02/11/the-paradox-of-value

Feb 11, 2016 ... Adam Smith mentions the “paradox of value” in the Wealth of Nations, but the idea was not original to him. Indeed, the diamond-water paradox ...

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Aug 2, 2016 ... Imagine you're on a game show and you can choose between two prizes: a diamond … or a bottle of water. It's an easy choice – the diamonds ...

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Definition of PARADOX OF VALUE: An observation which states that goods that are crucial to the upkeep of a person and critical to their life, such as water, are ...

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The Magical, Mystical "Paradox of Value"[i]. Sasan Fayazmanesh. There is probably no paradox more famous in the modern history of economic theory than the ...

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paradox of value. the proposition that the value (PRICE) of a good is determined by its relative scarcity rather than by its usefulness. Water is extremely useful ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-paradox-of-value

A) The paradox of value is often stated as follows: Why are diamonds more expensive than water, although water is much more useful to mankind?