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Explain the impact Federal Reserve policy has had on your personal spending decisions and the decisions of the federal government. Provide at least one example of each to support your answer. 300 words will suffice. This is just your own personal opinion. Thanks
Hello, need some urgent help with 2 economics questions. Most of it are simple computations of supply, demand and equilibrium. Please sign out if you know you can do it correctly. I really appreciate this.
How do you calculate a marginal tax rate if all you get are these stats? Could you please show your work so I can do this on my own if it's on a test? Thanks! Suppose taxes are related to income level as follows: INCOME / TAXES $1,000 / $200 $2,000 / $350 $3,000 / $450 Is the tax rate progressive, proportional or r
Three questions 1. What do economists tell us about why oil prices are what they are and what is going to happen to them in the future? 2. How did they reach these conclusions? what theories and concepts do they consider to be most relevant? 3. Do you find their analysis convincing? why or why not?
Employee Benefits. Ursula is employed by USA Corporation. USA Corporation provides medical and health, disability, and group term life insurance coverage for its employees. Premiums attributable to Ursula were as follows: Medical and health $3,600 Disability 300 Group term life (face amount is $40,000) 200 During the year,
1. Why is the supply of loanable funds up sloping? why is the demand for loanable funds down sloping? Explain the equilibrium interest rate. List at least 3 factors that might cause the equilibrium interest rates to change. 2. How do the concepts of accounting profit and economic profit differ? Why is the economic profit smal
Answer the following question in your own words without quoting anyone: In your own words, discuss the taxation principles and relate them to tax incidence. Define the key terms as you go.
Please help me understand how macroeconomic events impact asset values in both the short and long run. Please include monetary and fiscal policy and shocks in the explanation.
With the article from Boston.com - try to answer the questions that follow: http://www.boston.com/business/articles/2008/05/11/gas_stations_offering_credit_cash_discounts_could_lose_customers/ 1. Is the tax levied on the producers or consumers? 2. How does the tax affect supply or demand? 3. How does the tax affect equilibr
Hello OTA's I am hoping someone can show me how to do this question. It is in my economics book, and I need to figure out how to get the answer. Can someone show me how to do this question. Thank you. In a market, demand is initially given by Q=100-20P, and supply by Qs=50+10P. Find the equilibrium price and quantity.
Please identify and describe the effect of changing the tax rate on disposable income and consumption, as well as the post-tax multiplier.
Dear OTA: Help needed with the following: *Please identify and describe the effect of changing the tax rate on disposable income and consumption, as well as the post-tax multiplier. *Please describe the likely changes to equilibrium output and price levels resulting from the change in the tax rates. Begin by describing t
Compile a list of the various ways the government interacts with the economy (refer to material on legal prices,taxes, antitrust and environmental policies). Based on your assessment of the effectiveness of such government interventions in achieving their goals, construct an analysis of the efficiencies and inefficiencies create
Don't understand why pigouvian subsides shift up marginal private cost up, lead reduce the total output of firms? I thought pigouvian subsidies will shift marginal private cost line down... but as my prof said, government intervene externality though pigouvian taxation and subsidies. and both reduce firms output. and the resu
Give a detailed analysis of the urban location model (Alonso Model) for residents. How can this be used as a basis for predicting the problems cities will face in the future. Please be very detailed.
Determine whether each of the following is an example of an automatic fiscal stabilizer: a) Government agency arranges to make loans to business when ever an economic downturn begins b) As the economy heats up, the resulting increase in equilibrium real GDP immediately results in higher income tax payments, which dampen consum
Please check this for me. If the price of a good rises, then producer surplus a. will increase b. will decrease c. will remain the same d. may change but we can't tell how it is a If there is an increase in demand, total surplus a. will increase b. will decrease c. will remain the same d. may change but we can'
Could someone please help with the following multiple choice questions. Your help is GREATLY appreciated! 1. The real wage a. equals the amount of goods and services that can be bought. b. is the amount of money received per unit of time. c. is not adjusted for changes in the price level. d. will rise faster than the mon
Please verify my answers: Because monopolistically competitive firms charge a P > MC a. monopolistic competition is efficient b. monopolistic competition is inefficient c. the marginal benefit to society of an additional unit of output is below its cost d. B and C are true My answer is D When individuals take extern
The concept of a "flat tax." Can you please explain to me how this tax scheme works and does it meet the criteria of tax efficiency and tax fairness/equity?
Is the income distribution in the United States fair? Why or why not?
Public Goods: a.Are public goods market imperfections, that are characterized by positive externalities? b.Discuss the positive spillover benefit or the "free rider" problem as it relates to public goods. Give examples c.Are public goods better provided by the government or private sector? Give reasons and examples d.How do
Which of the following represent capital budgeting problems for multinational corporations but not for domestic corporations?
1. Which of the following represent capital budgeting problems for multinational corporations but not for domestic corporations? a. determining the cost of capital b. calculating after tax cash flows c. selecting the appropriate risk-adjusted rates of return d. none of the above I think it is B? 2. When cost externa
Provide an example of a tax and discuss how it affects efficiency and equity.
Many municipalities use a form of "unit-pricing" for residential garbage collection. The exact form of this pricing varies, but most often includes (bag-tag) programs that require households to purchase clear bags and tag garbage bags as a precondition of pickup. Most of the empirical evidence surrounding these bag-tag program
1. What are some of the unique characteristics of the competitive market? 2. Discuss the role of elasticity in tax incidence and burden. 3.Competitive Markets Concepts. Indicate whether each of the following statements is true or false, and explain why. A. In long-run equilibrium, every firm i
Suppose that the (inverse) market demand curve for a certain drug is given by: p=100-q and the market supply curve is given by p=q. Suppose also that the drug is created from a bodily fluid extracted from an endangered species. Extracting the fluid kills the animal. Since society places some value on the existence of the anim
In Taxland, the first $10,000 earned per year is exempt from taxation. Between $10,000.01 and $30,000, the tax rate is 25 percent. Between $30,000.01 and $50,000 it's 30 percent. Above $50,000, it's 35 percent. You're earning $75,000 a year. a) How much taxes will you have to pay? b) What is your average tax rate? Your margi
The following are stats for the unemployment rates for five different groups during the months of Aug. 2005 and Aug. 2006. I need to know what would cause the shift in % for each group and if each group is a form of frictional, structural, or cyclical unemployment and why. 1. unemployment rate, bachelors degree and higher,