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Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
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Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
ISBN: 9781947172364
Textbook Problem

What does the concept of rationality have to do with Ricardian equivalence?

To determine

The interconnection of the rationality on Ricardian Equivalence needs to be determined.

Explanation

In Ricardian equivalence theory, people tries to save the money today in order to pay the taxes in the upcoming future. A tax cut today does not leads to increase in the aggregate demand in the short run.

1) Life cycle hypothesis

2) Ricardian expectations theory

The economic agents are perfectly rational which means they know that any increase or decrease in deficit-financed government expenditure will ultimately require higher or lower taxes to repay the debt.Consumers are well enough to balance the spending of present and future...

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