ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics Time: Th 7:05 pm – 9:45 pm Synonym: 40512 Section: 023 Room: NRG2 2120
A corporate business enterprise is established under a specific legal framework where laws governing the operations and functioning of the enterprise are outlined. The activities of the enterprise are monitored and therefore such an enterprise is recognized by law. This is important due to the fact that legal suits can be filed by the enterprise within the provisions of the law.
1. Describe two examples of important things that financial planning skills can help you do, and explain why these things are important to you personally. (4-6 sentences. 2.0 points)
Despite the city’s positive response to the coffee shop’s renovation, other businesses in the area have not followed suit in renovating the many decrepit buildings and abandoned lots. How might the presence of an externality be in part the cause of this?
This research is being submitted on June 14, 2010, for Mr. Bergeen’s Microeconomics course at Rasmen College by John Divler.
THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS SESSION 1, 2008 ECONllOl MICROECONOMICS I FINAL EXAMINATION TIME ALLOWED - 2HOURS
3 Answer A A tax can be used to ensure that those who generate harmful effects pay for them rather than third parties. 4 Answer B Public goods cannot be left to market forces as they are non-rival and non-excludable. A and C refer to merit goods and D to demerit goods. 5 Answer B More training, if in appropriate areas, should enable workers to move more easily from declining to expanding industries. A would help to reduce geographical immobility. C and D would be likely to increase demand and employment. 6 Answer B The socially optimum output is where MSB equals MSC, at point W. To achieve this output costs need to rise to incorporate external cost. The marginal external cost at W is represented by the gap between MSC and MPC.
Watson enjoys playing golf at the country club. An 18-hole round generally takes him out of his office for about 4 hours of relaxation and exercise. He works hard during most of the week but likes to play on Wednesday afternoon to avoid the 3 patient visits per hour (at $30 per visit) he otherwise would have received. Since he is already a member of the club, he makes only a small out-of-pocket expenditure of $10 to the club each time he plays. [NB. all parts of this question combined count the same as one of the other questions.]
Federal Reserve has two other tools that it can use to change the money supply.
4. The hypothesis about the macroeconomy that sees the recent problems with the U.S. economy directly
This assignment has a maximum total of 100 marks and is worth 10% of your total grade for this course. You should complete it after completing your course work for Units 1 through 5. Answer each question clearly and concisely.
Throughout the novel, The Next Decade, there is a lack of source to be found which gives the author no credibility to his thesis. In the George Friedman makes very interesting and unusual claims in the book. These claims range in relevance and validity, such as the 2008 recession didn’t have as large financial
* McConnell, C., Brue, S., & Flynn, S. (2012). Macroeconomics: Principles, Problems and Policies, Nineteenth Edition. McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.