A family friend is shopping for an exclusive Vera Wang wedding gown for $8,000 but feel that the price is excessive. She argues that the company should lower prices not only to benefit customers but also to increase the company's revenues and profits. What has she assumed about the price elasticity of demand for these gowns? Is her assumption likely to be correct or incorrect? Why?
Calculate the cross-price elasticity of demand between computers and printers, where a 10 percent decrease in the price of computers results in a 15 percent increase in the quantity of printers demanded.

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