# Calculate real growth per capita

8. if nominal output is 250, and the price index is 150, what is real output?

3. Calculate real growth per capita in the following countries:

a. Democratic Republic of Congo: population growth = 3.0 percent; real output growth = -1.8 present.

b. Estonia: population growth = -0.4 percent; real output growth = 4.2 percent.

c. India: population growth = 2.0 percent; real output growth = 6 percent.

d. United States: population growth= 0.5 percent; real output growth = 2.5 percent

9. What will likely happen to the SAS curve in each of the following instances?

a. Productivity rises 3 percent; wages rise 4 percent.

b. Productivity rises 3 percent; wages rise 1 percent.

c. Productivity declines 1 percent; wages rise 1 percent.

d. Productivity rises 2 percent; wages rise 2 percent.

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8. if nominal output is 250, and the price index is 150, what is real output?

Real Output = Nominal output / Price Index = 250/150*100 =166.67

3. Calculate real growth per capita in the following countries:

a. Democratic Republic of Congo: population growth = 3.0 percent; real output growth = -1.8 present.

Real growth per capita = Real output growth - population growth ...

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