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impact of inflation, unemployment, and the business cycle on the homebuilding industry

I need to measure the impact of inflation, unemployment, and the business cycle on the homebuilding industry.

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I need to measure the impact of inflation, unemployment, and the business cycle on the homebuilding industry.
According to David Colander (2004), "Macroeconomics is the study of the aggregate moods of the economy, with specific focus on problems associated with those moods - the problems of growth, business cycles, unemployment, and inflation".
Let us take the impact of inflation

There are various measures of inflation. I have taken CPI, The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure of the average change over time in the prices paid by urban consumers for a market basket of consumer goods and services. # As an economic indicator. As the most widely used measure of inflation, the CPI is an indicator of the effectiveness of government policy.

In addition, business executives, labor leaders and other private citizens use the index as a guide in making economic decisions.
# As a deflator of other economic series. The CPI and its components are used to adjust other economic series for price change and to translate these series into inflation-free dollars.

CPI- CONSUMER PRICE INDEX http://data.bls.gov/PDQ/servlet/SurveyOutputServlet

YEAR JAN FEB MARCH APRIL MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
2002 0.2 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.0 -0.2
2003 0.4 0.8 0.6 -0.2 -0.2 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.3 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1
2004 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.6 0.3 -0.2 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 -0.4
2005 0.2 0.6 0.8 0.7 -0.1 0.1 0.5 0.5 1.2 0.2 -0.8 -0.4
2006 0.8 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.2 -0.5 -0.5 -0.1 0.1
2007 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.6 0.2 0.0 -0.2 0.3 0.2 0.6 -0.1

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure of the average change over time in the prices paid by urban consumers for a market basket of consumer goods and services. As an economic indicator. As the most widely used measure of inflation, the CPI is an indicator of the effectiveness of government policy. In addition, business executives, labor leaders and other private citizens use the index as a guide in making economic decisions. As a deflator of other economic series. The CPI and its components are used to adjust other economic series for price change and to translate these series into inflation-free dollars.

The inflation is moderate as per the CPI.
Impact on homebuilding
Thus the price will be moderate for homebuilding as per CPI indicators.

Business cycle

Business cycle will determine the actual output in the economy.

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Solution Summary

The impact of inflation, unemployment, and the business cycle on the homebuilding industry is summarized.

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