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Monopoly in Forrest Gump

by AdrianFohr

In this scene, Forrest Gump and Lieutenant Dan become monopoly owners. What is the source of monopoly in this scene? How would you model this scene with supply and demand?

Sources of Monopoly in Forrest Gump

In this scene, Forrest Gump starts a shrimping business. He doesn't have enough sense to make for harbor during a hurricane. However, this turns out to be his saving grace. His shrimp boat was the only one to survive the hurricane. Monopoly!

from Forrest Gump (1994)
Creator: Robert Zemeckis
Distributor: Paramount Pictures
Posted by AdrianFohr