How would you rate Ben Bernanke's performance as Chairman of the Federal Reserve? Can you suggest any improvements for his management of our central bank? Reference an be found at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Bernanke Thanks in advance for your answer.
Question: What were the key provisions of the tax cuts passed by Congress in spring 2003? How would these tax cuts be represented by the aggregate expenditure model and the IS curve? (Reminder: APA format must be used for writing.) Bullet points not allowed. Detailed explanation must be provided. All charts, tables, grap
Examine the most recent issue of International Economic Trends, published by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. You will notice percent changes in economic data for seven countries and the Euro Area. We need to compare indicators for the United States to those of other countries and form a view about the future. Intern
1. Consider a four year pure discount bond with a face value of $1000, if the current price is $850, compute the annualized yield of this pure discount bond. a) 5.57% b) 5.00% c) 4.15% d) 3.30% e) none of the above 2. The ________________ is the discount rate that makes the present value of the bond's stream of prom
Go to the web site of the Bureau of Labor Statistics at http://www.bls.gov/ and the Bureau of Economic Analysis (National Economic Accounts) at http://www.bea.gov/national/ or any other data source and collect the most recent 6 months of data on real GDP growth, inflation, and unemployment. Based on this information, write a 3-4
This is the 3rd part of post # 264114, and again the Company is TD Capital Trust 1. Find another company in the same industry as your chosen company. This company does not have to be trading on the Canadian Venture Exchange, but it should be a Canadian company that is listed. For the two companies, compare the following: 1
Note: the Company selected for question 1 is TD Capital Trust. (TDD.M) 1. Regarding the company you selected a. describe what business your company operates in. b. evaluate your company and its prospects, in light of current economic conditions. You should: • identify the business cycle phase you think Canada i
Please I need help with this essay,especially how to integrate the steps describe in the attachement.I need to haveat least6-7 pages. Please advice. Thanks Suggested Outline Introduction A.Firm B.Org Architecture The OA of ????? A. assignments of decision rights b. methods of rewarding individuals and groups c.s
Since February 2008 the Fed has been supplementing its open market operations with a greatly expanded program of direct lending (both overnight and short term 28 and 84 day loans) to commercial banks and commercial bank holding companies. It also initiated a program to buy commercial paper from money market funds. A) Explain
Name six problems that complicate fiscal policy for policymakers. Please include examples and explanations.
After analyzing the cost savings of both India and China, please give me your opinion on which country would be a better choice to manufacture our GPS product and your explanations as to why.
Compare and contrast at least two different 18-month forecasts for Gross Domestic Product (United States) and graph them. Include a reconciliation of the differences between the forecasts for GDP and a rationalization for which forecast you believe is most accurate. Defend your opinion.
Prepare a two- to three-page analysis by answering the questions below. Be sure to cite your references using APA format. What is nominal GDP? What is real GDP? What is included in each? Why are these measures important? What do they tell us? What was GDP for the last two years? Use the data at the following Web site to ans
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Discussion Questions a. How did economic theory manifest itself in agrarian societies? b. Which of the causes of the industrial revolution was the most important? Why? c. What is the likelihood of a second industrial revolution in underdeveloped countries today? d. What was the impact of warfare on the industr
The World Bank is currently advising newly industrialized countries on how to encourage growth and they have asked for your help. Using the internet and other resources, research the factors behind economic growth in Hong Kong and Singapore. Which of these methods of encouraging growth would you suggest to a newly industriali
I would really appreciate any help that I can get with the following questions. 1. Which of the following statements regarding Gross Domestic Product is not true? a. It is a stock variable. b. It is measured for a particular time period, usually one year. c. It is perhaps the most effective mean
I would appreciate any help that I can get to answer the two parts to this question. Please view the attachment for the production possibilities frontier chart. 1. (Growth and the PPF) Use the production possibilities frontier (PPF) to demonstrate economic growth. a. With consumption goods on one axis and capital goods on
I would really appreciate any help that I can get with these to questions. Question 1 Why do economists pay more attention to national economies than state or regional economies? Question 2 What factors might contribute to a low level of productivity in an economy? Compare these to the rapid productivity growth exp
Please refer to attached word document and answer the following three questions: 1. Briefly describe the article. Why is this article interesting? 2. How does the article relate to the economic terms? (Choose 2 terms) 3. What are the future implications of this article and its effects on the economy?
I have pulled 14 questions out of a pool of 30 that I would like to receive some help on. The assistance with each of these questions will allow me to figure out the remaining problems since some are similar in content.
Show each of the following events through a production possibility frontier graph, and analyze what the effects of it were on economic growth:
Show each of the following events through a production possibility frontier graph, and analyze what the effects of it were on economic growth: The effects of the Baby Boom-the sharp increases in the birth rates in the U.S. from 1946 to 1964-on the U.S. economy in the 1970s and 1980s. The effects on the development
Assume that the economy is already in a recession, and both the President and Congress have decided to do something to restore the economy. Both agree that lowering taxes would not be a good idea, but do believe that it is in the best interest of the economy to increase government spending in defense, education & infrastructure.
1.Assume last year's real GDP was $7,000 billion, this year's nominal GDP is $8,820 billion, and the GDP-deflator for this year is 120. What was the growth rate of real GDP? Does this show an improvement in economic welfare? (Clearly explain your answer) 2.Suppose the value of the French Franc in terms of the dollar is
Please describe 3 economic indicators, and explain the business value of economic indicators. Provide a 350-450 word explanation please. I just need your input (please provide your own input not just a list of references.
Use the following data to answer questions 1-3 (be sure to provide all calculations). Quanity Prices Year CD's Tennis Racquets CD's Tennis Racquets 2005 90 180 $18 $100 2006 100 190 $20 $11
Discussion Question 1 British Prime Minister Lady Thatcher proposed a poll tax that levied an equal amount of tax on each citizen regardless of his or her income. This tax was repealed after a brief trial period. Why do you think this tax was unpopular? Discuss the pros and cons of the tax and arrive at a conclusive answer.
Why is economic growth important? Why could the difference between a 2.5 percent and a 3 percent annual growth rate be of great significance over several decades?
Hurricane Katrina may sting U.S. economic growth by choking energy supplies even as the damages caused by the storm spur massive rebuilding and emergency government spending. Economists, while emphasizing that few concrete damage assessments have yet been made, said the major hurricane that struck the country's key Louisiana
What special problems are faced by eastern european economies as they make the transition from central planning to competitive markets?