Economic Section (Understanding Biz Cycle)

In a recession, companies are most likely to adjust their stock of physical capital by:
A. Selling it at fire-sale prices.
B. Not maintaining equipment.
C. Quickly canceling orders for new construction equipment.

The correct answer is B. A is probably not the best answer since a firm can lose money selling at low prices. But can someone explain why C is not correct? It seems both B and C are correct…

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