Answer to Question #47113 in Microeconomics for Yoyo
J must give up 3 cell phones to produce each additional computer, so the opportunity cost of 1 computer is 3 cell phones for J. F has to give up 4 cell phones to produce an additional computer, so the opportunity cost of 1 computer is 4 cell phones for country F. Hence J can produce computers cheaper (in terms of cell phones) than F.
Alternatively we could also say that F can produce cell phones cheaper (in terms of computers) than Country B. Because the opportunity cost of 1 cell phone is 0.33 cell phones for J and the opportunity cost of 1 cell phone is 0.25 cell phones for F.
This means that J should specialize in producing computers while F should specialize in producing cell phones.
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