I need help with understanding fiscal policy and the concerns on which the US government bases its spending and taxation decisions. Also why dosen't an increase in aggreate demand translate into an increase in real GDP?
How does the following impact the housing industry? Shifts and price elasticity of supply and demand Positive and negative externalities Wage inequality Monetary and fiscal policies How the economy affects the success of the housing industry Economic influences that can affect the housing industry in a negative way
*Research the Oil/Petroleum industry's price elasticity of supply and demand. - Is price elasticity of demand considered elastic or inelastic? - Are there substitutes available - Is the good a luxury or a necessity - What is the price elasticity of supply *Research any negative o
What is the role of Federal Reserve System and of the fiscal policy of the government?
Congratulations! You've just been appointed chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors in Textland. The mpe is 0.8. There is recessionary gap of $400. a. The government wants to eliminate the gap by changing expenditures. What policy would you suggest? b. Your research assistant comes running in and tells you that in
Given the following equations: C=500 +0.8(1-.025y) I = 900-50r G=800 T = 100 X = 350 M = 150+0.15y M/P = 500 L = .25y-62.5r Find a)AE equation b) IS curve c) LM curve d) equilibirum Y d) trade balance e)gov't budget f) what happens if g rises to 900? g)what is there is an increase in the supply of money?
Go to: http://www.publicdebt.treas.gov/opd/opd.htm What is the total amount of U.S. government debt as of the time you look it up? How much is "held by the public"? How much is "Intergovernmental Holdings" and what does that mean? What are your thoughts on the U.S. debt? Would you make a "gift contribution" to hel
What were the effects of the changes in fiscal policy in the simulation - Explain what happened in the simulation as you raised and lowered spending and income tax rates Describe how inflation, unemployment, and popularity were affected by at least three different configurations of spending and taxation. For example one co
____ 1. Which of the following would cause both the equilibrium price and equilibrium quantity of cookies to decrease? a. a rise in the price of milk (a complement) b. a rise in consumer incomes c. a rise in the price of cookie dough d. a drop in the price of cookie dough e. a rise in the price of cracker
1. Suppose you read in the newspaper that last week the Fed conducted open market purchases, and that on Tuesday of last week it lowered the discount rate. What would you say the Fed was up to? Describe the most likely economic condition of the economy. 2. What three tools can the Fed can use to change the money supply? Whic
In the US was in an economic recession, what fiscal policy or policies would be the best to get it out of the recession? Also what would be the best monetary policies or policy for the Federal Reserve Bank to use in this same situation?
I need help explaining the impact of demographics on public revenue sources and how per-capita income, fiscal policy, laws, local economies, and census data affect the ability to fund governmental functions.
Analyze how internal and external factors impact organizational behavior in the military or another agency. The two examples of internal and external factors that I was assigned are Fiscal Policies and Economy.
With an expanded strategic analysis of your company (any business) it's time to turn to your employees and understand their views and behaviors of economics . Discuss how different levels of an organization can be impacted by fiscal policy changes. You should take into account senior executives, middle management, and the "worki
I have to write a paper on macroeconomics with emphasis on fiscal policy that includes a description of what "conscious fiscal policy" means as well as describing how the tools are used to accomplish it. I understand how automatic stabilzers work for fluctuations in the economy (unemployment compensation and progressive incom
Econ 360 Final Exam These graphs illustrate the production possibilities available for dancing shoes to Fred and Ginger with 40 hours of labor. (see attachment) ____ 1. Refer to Figure 3-3. The opportunity cost of 1 pair of tap shoes for Fred is a. 1/3 pair of ballet slippers. b. 1/5 pair of ballet slippers. c. 3/
Explain why macro policy is more difficult than the models suggest?
Questions on Macroeconomics, Concept of fiscal policy, monetary system of the U.S. and International economics
Answer all four questions: 1. Discuss the concept of the macro economy. How do we define the total value of economic output and how can it be measured. What are the major performance goals that we set for the economy and how do we measure the performance? Discuss the concept of macro economic equilibrium in terms of injecti
PUBLIC DEBT, This is just a general question from my text that will help me understand Public Debt in greater detail
"Is public debt a burden or a blessing? " What are the downsides of public debt? and what are the pros or benefits, if any?
How do these stabilizers affect expansionary fiscal policy?
How is it that monetary policy, such as open market operations, injects "new" money into the economy, where as fiscal policy such as tax incentives does not inject "new" money into the economy? What is the difference? Could you explain.
This is a continuation the above problem. It appears that we both agree that we have identified the economic conditions as recessionary. It appears that the FRB has already tried to stimulate the economy by lowering interest rates and that has proved unsuccessful; therefore, further reductions would probably be futile. We both a
What are the possible ways of correcting Horizontal Fiscal Balance?
In 2003, the Internal Revenue Service began to mail out refund checks because of a change in the tax law. Economic forecasters predicted that consumption and GDP would increase because of higher refunds on income taxes. If you were an economist please explain your thoughts on whether the tax cuts from the past few years, ha
Your work at Strident Marks has paid off in many thousands of dollars of profit sharing to you this year. You know it is best to diversify your investment and not put it all back into your company through stocks. So you decide to seek out additional publicly traded companies to invest in. Choose a publicly traded company you
1. At the end of 2004, the gross federal debt was approximately $7,500 billion, and it is highly likely that it will grow much larger during the coming decade. Many people are concerned that the government could go bankrupt and that the U.S. economy could face severe consequences. Under what conditions can a government go bank
See attachment for details and answer choices. 1. An increase in real income in Canada should: 2. McCain Foods (Canada) buys $50 million of Japanese securities. This transaction causes the Canadian: 3. Other things equal, a reduction in Canadian interest rates relative to foreign interest rates should: 4. If the governmen
Is the fiscal policy expansionary or contractionary, and as a FED how would I compliment the fiscal policy? Please add any additional insights as to inflation and actions if these would be pertinent to the fiscal policy.
6 questions on International Macroeconomics that deal with fixed exchange rate system, foreign exchange reserves, floating currency, exchange rate devaluations, current accounts, BOP crisis, domestic and foreign interest rates, short-run level of output, expansionary fiscal policy.
1. Suppose Mexico fixes its exchange rate against the U.S. dollar. Explain the effect on the foreign reserve holdings of the Mexican central bank if the level at which the exchange rate is pegged turns out to be lower than the one which would be obtained if the exchange rate had been allowed to float freely (in other words, Mex
1.If the Euro costs $1,5841 Canadian, what is your cost for a E200pair of showes? 2.If the canadian dollar depreciates by 10 percent, how much more do the shoes cost? 3.If Bombardier sells its aircraft in U.S. dollars, 70 percent of its cost are production are U.S.dollar-denominated, by 30 percent of its costs are Canadia