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A protective tariff is intended to protect the A) consumer from higher prices on foreign goods. B) consumer from higher priced goods produced within the country. C) manufacturer from higher prices on materials produced within the country. D) manufacturer or farmer from lower priced goods imported into the country.

Whitney Matthews

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Whitney Matthews on January 17, 2018

Protective tariffs are taxes placed on foreign goods by a national or state government in order to protect domestic products and markets. A protective tariff is intended to protect the manufacturer or producer of lower price of imported goods in the country. Correct answer: D The idea behind the protection of tariffs is the growth of local industries, and their protection against the flood of cheap foreign products.

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