1. In the Country of Wiknam, the velocity of money is constant. Real GDP grows by 5 percent per year, the money stock grows by 14 percent per year, and the nominal interest rate is 11 percent. What is the real interest rate?
2. The goverment raises taxes by $100 billion. If the marginal propensity to consume is 0.6, what happens to the following? Do they rise or fall? By what amounts?
a. Public saving
b. Private saving
c. National saving
ECON--HELP!?!?! - economyst, Monday, October 22, 2007 at 9:06am
Do a little research, then take a shot. What do you think? Hint: MV=PQ=(nominal GNP)
ECON--HELP!?!?! - greg, Monday, October 22, 2007 at 1:34pm
Oh shoot, i don't have the text right now---am at work and need to know what thses do for review--PLEASE HELP??