diseconomy of scale

Definition of diseconomy of scale

: an increase in unit costs brought about especially by increased size of production facilities usually used in plural — compare economy of scale

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“Diseconomy of scale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diseconomy%20of%20scale. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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