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Economics (MindTap Course List)

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Roger A. Arnold
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337617383
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Economics (MindTap Course List)

13th Edition
Roger A. Arnold
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337617383

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Chapter 14, Problem 12QP
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In recent years, economists have argued about the true value of the real interest rate at any one time and over time. Given that Nominal interest rate = Real interest rate + Expected inflation rate, it follows that Real interest rate = Nominal interest rate − Expected inflation rate. Why do you think that there is so much disagreement over the true value of the real interest rate?

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