cost structure

Definition

The expenses that a firm must take into account when manufacturing a product or providing a service. Types of cost structures include transaction costs, sunk costs, marginal costs and fixed costs. The cost structure of the firm is the ratio of fixed costs to variable costs.

Use cost structure in a sentence

Featured Advertiser

Related Terms

Browse by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
cost sharing operating leverage