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Law Of Diminishing Returns

graph TD;
    B[Increase a single factor of production];
    B --> C[Initial increase in output];
    C --> D[Marginal gains start to decrease];
    D --> E[Point of diminishing returns];
    E --> F[Further increases lead to smaller gains or negative returns];

Related to scale, most important real-world results are subject to an eventual decrease of incremental value. Often, the law of diminishing returns veers into negative territory – i.e., receiving too much money could destroy the person / organization

Example of Law of Diminishing Returns

Give a poor person enough money to thrive, and they are no longer poor. But after a certain point, additional money will not improve their lot; there is a clear diminishing return of additional dollars at some roughly quantifiable point.