Price gouging causes online marketplaces to ban Coronavirus essentials

Price gouging causes online marketplaces to ban Coronavirus essentials

As panic-buying grows in scale, clearing shelves of home essentials like toilet paper and hand soap, many have taken it upon themselves to profit from the fear. Hand sanitizer given astronomical prices alongside facemasks have forced Facebook (among other online marketplaces) to ban the sale of such items.

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Dallas
Dallas 2 months

Lol people need to learn economics. No such thing as price gouging! Please do some reading instead of knee jerk, NPC, emotional reactions. Gonna leave this here: https://mises.org/library/price-gouging-essential-and-humane

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