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One disadvantage of trade by barter is that?


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One disadvantage of trade by barter is that?

Options

A)
people are happier when they exchange the same quantities of goods through the medium of money rather than by barter
B)
the person wishing to buy good X may not have good Y which is what the other wants
C)
one person must always be cheated when trade takes place by barter
D)
it increases the intial cost of producing goods

The correct answer is B.


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