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N. Gregory Mankiw
ISBN: 9781337091985

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8th Edition
N. Gregory Mankiw
ISBN: 9781337091985
Textbook Problem

Illustrate the effects of the following developments on both the short-run and long-run Phillips curves. Give the economic reasoning underlying your answers.

a. a rise in the natural rate of unemployment

b. a decline in the price of imported oil

c. a rise in government spending

d. a decline in expected inflation

Sub part (a):

To determine

Changes in short run and long run Phillips curve.

Explanation

The effect of a rise in the natural rate of unemployment on Phillips curve is shown in the following figure.

Figure 1 shows the shift in the Philips curve.

In Figure 1, the vertical axis measures inflation rate and the horizontal axis measure unemployment rate. The downward sloping curve shows the shift in the short run Phillips curve. The vertical line parallel to vertical axis is the long run Phillips curve...

Sub part (b):

To determine

Changes in short run and long run Phillips curve.

Sub part (c):

To determine

Changes in short run and long run Phillips curve.

Sub part (d):

To determine

Changes in short run and long run Phillips curve.

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