Thursday
September 18, 2014

Homework Help: Social Studies: Economics

Recent Homework Questions About Economics

Post a New Question | Current Questions

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:38am

Economics
Would leisure time considered an inferior good when the substitution effect dominates? I think that the answer is yes because if you are willing to work more hours in order to make more money than you do not value leisure time that much. Is this correct? Thank you
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 1:30pm

Economics
Which of these products or services is likely to have an inelastic supply in the short run? A. cargo ships B. haircuts C. newspapers D. staples
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 9:24pm

Economics
Explain how market research helps producers maximize profits
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 3:35pm

Economics(Please check, thank you)
Is leisure time considered an inferior good when the substitution effect dominates? I think that the answer is yes because if you are willing to work more hours in order to make more money than you do not value leisure time that much. Is this correct? Thank you!
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 4:10pm

History
4. What Reagan policy resulted in an increase in the federal budget deficit? *supply-side economics deregulation increased defense spending increased spending on social programs Thank You.
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 11:00am

Economics
A decrease in the income tax rate _Increases_____ the value of the multiplier? That was my answer. Increases?
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:30pm

economics
Calculate the percentage return on the security if the payoff to the security in one year is $1,000, ... security in one year is $1,000, $1,500, $2,000, or $2,500.
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 3:28pm

ECONOMICS
Economists often view life cycle variation in income as one form of transitory variation in income around people's lifetime or permanent, income. In this sense, how does your current income compare to your permanent income? Do you think your current income accurately ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
College students sometimes work as summer interns for private firms or for the government. Many of these positions pay very little or nothing. What is the opportunity cost of taking such a job? Explain why students might be willing to take such jobs. If you were to compare the...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
Imagine a firm that hires two types of workers: some with computer skills and some without. If technology advances so that computers become more useful to the firm, what happens to the marginal product of the two types of workers? What happens to equilibrium wages? Explain.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
There are two ways to protect your car from theft. The "club" makes it difficult for a car thief to take your car. Lojack makes it easier for the police to catch the car thief who has stolen it. Which of these types of protection conveys a negative externality on ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:41pm

ECONOMICS
Thirty years ago, the market for chicken was perfectly competitive. Then, Frank Perdue started marketing chicken under his own name. How do you suppose Perdue created a brand name for chicken? What did he gain from doing so? What did society gain from having brand name chicken...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:40pm

home economics, life science, mathematics and tourism
What career is ther when taking those subjects
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:45pm

economics
Suppose average movie attendance is 250 million tickets when prices are $7 a ticket and 200 million when prices are $9 a ticket. Other things being equal, the data imply that the elasticity of demand for movie tickets is: A. elastic, so the increase in price caused total ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 2:02pm

economics
what are the charectaristics of perfect market
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:28am

Economics
What describes a tax that is assessed according to benifits received principle? a.) Thosew who recieve direct payment of the money tha tax generates are the people who pay the tax b.) Those who pay the tax recieve the benifits the tax provides. c.)One group recieves benefits ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 10:56am

Economics
Hi, The demand for inflatable garden gnomes is given by P = 300 – 2Q, while the supply of is P= 100 + Q/2. How many garden gnomes are traded in equilibrium? I found the answer to be Q = 80. The related question was the one I had difficulty with: Suppose that the market ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:30am

ECONOMICS
Among perfect competition, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, and monopoly, how would you classify the markets for each of the following drinks ? Tap water Bottled water Cola Beer
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 9:34pm

Economics
Use the concepts of marginal cost and marginal revenue to derive an optimal capital budget for Company X, which has identified 7 possible investment projects and determined its cost of capital as shown below. Table A: Alternative Projects, Required Investments, and Expected ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:58am

Economics
An investor desires to make an investment in bonds provided he realize 10% on his investment. How much can he afford to pay for a $10000 bond that pays 7% interest annually and will mature 20 years hence?
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 7:37pm

home economics
what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 4:53am

economics
the south African government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged. what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:36am

Economics
Normally, higher interest rates in a country cause the ___ for that country's currency to increase as money flows to the higher interest rates. This depends on the perceived ___. For the first blank I have "demand", but I'm not sure about the second blank?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:44pm

Economics
Suppose you have $7,000 in savings when the price level index is at 100. A. If inflation pushes the price level up by 10 percent, what will be the real value of your savings? B. What is the real value of your savings if the price level declines by 10 percent?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:03pm

economics
determine the relevance of taxation to Nigerian government. outline the difficulties encountered by tax collectors in nigeria.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:25am

economics
In your (imaginary) neighbourhood, the general consensus seems to be that 4 out of 5 cars are in good working order. The price for a good second-hand car is 2000$, while malfunctioning ones typically fetch 600$. (a) What is the expected value of a used car
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 9:03pm

Economics
What is the concept of the invisible hand?
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 8:53pm

Economics
A market failure is when markets do not bring about profit maximization?
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 10:39pm

Economics
The price of cranberry juice suddenly increases. As a result, Glenda begins drinking more grape juice, which is less expensive, but tastes just as good to her. In this case, Glenda’s elastic demand is due to A. availability of substitutes. B. relative importance. C. ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 12:00pm

Economics
The price of cranberry juice suddenly increases. As a result, Glenda begins drinking more grape juice, which is less expensive, but tastes just as good to her. In this case, Glenda’s elastic demand is due to i think is a but im not sure
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 11:51am

bus235
An economics student would like to buy a mini-scooter, but she cannot afford one. Which of the following reasons explain why marketing fails to occur here?
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 8:50pm

Managerail Economics
After Iraq invaded Kuwait gasoline prices rose dramatically – up to 50%. These were many effects of the increased price of gasoline. Explain the following effects in terms of the income effect, or the substitution effect, or both effects. a)People drove less and purchased...
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 10:46am

Economics
How would a decision by the owners of the copper smelters to operate each smelter longer than has been the practice in the past affect the elasticity of demand for labour in the copper industry?
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 6:39am

ECONOMICS
Singer Taylor Swift has a monopoly over a scarce resource: herself. She is the only person who can produce a Taylor Swift concert. Does this fact imply that the government should regulate the prices of her concerts? Why or why not?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10:53pm

economics
Keogh and Ira plans allow people to do sll the following except
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 3:38am

tourism,geography,economics and math literacy
What career can I do with geography,economics,tourism and math literacy
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:45am

economics
Is your consumer behavior influenced by advertising or the news? Discuss one or two examples of media that have influenced your desires or affected your consumer choices
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3:21am

economics
Give an example of a fairly major purchasing decision you've made in your lifetime. How did you justify the purchase? How did you prepare for it financially once you decided to make the purchase?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3:05am

Economics
I need to write an essay titled " How are we all economists?" and I was wondering if you guys could give me some ideas on how to start it. Bulletpoints would be the most helpful.
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 9:59am

economics
Maria can read 20 pages of economics in an hour. She can also read 50 pages of sociology in an hour. She spends 5 hours per day studying. a. Draw Maria's production possibilities frontier for reading economics and sociology. b. What is Maria's oppurtunity cost of ...
Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 9:17pm

economics
demand funtion for a commodity is=12-3p.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:14pm

economics
what is franchise monopoly?
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 10:13am

transport economics
how to analyse ITP
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 4:51am

home economics
Janet Home went to Citizen Bank. She borrowed $7,000 at a rate of 8 percent. The date of the loan was September 20. Janet hoped to repay the loan on January 20. Assuming the loan is based on ordinary interest, Janet will pay back interest on January 20:
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 8:49pm

economics
what are mandatory and discretionary spending?
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:11pm

economics
Bob's lawn mowing service is a profit-maximizing competitive firm. Bob mows lawns for $27.00 each. His total cost each day is $280 , of which $30 is a fixed cost. He mows 10 lawns a day. What can you say about Bob's short-run decision regarding shut-down and long-run ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:09pm

Economics
. How could free Media Player software (either bundled or downloaded with windows) possibly harm consumers?
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 9:33pm

Economics
Protecting intellectual property rights can result in new inventions that help the economy to grow. True False
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:38am

Economics
Assume that the average income of an artist is $40,000 per year and that C=0.75Y^P. Further assume that in a good year the artist earns $50,000 and that in a bad year she earns $30,000. 1)Calculate the artist's average propensity to consume on average, in a good year and ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 12:50am

Economics
Suppose two passengers end up with a reservation to Los Angeles. Two alternatives are proposed: a. Toss a coin b. Sell the ticket to the highest bidder Compare the two options from the standpoint of efficiency and equity.
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 10:32am

ECONOMICS
Suppose your college charges you separately for tuition and for room and board. What is a cost of attending college that is not an opportunity cost? What is an explicit opportunity cost of attending college? What is an implicit opportunity cost of attending college?
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:44pm

ECONOMICS
Name two types of market failure (with examples). Explain why each may cause market outcomes to be inefficient
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:44pm

ECONOMICS
A senator wants to raise tax revenues and make workers better off. A staff member proposes raising the payroll tax paid by firms and using part of the extra revenues to reduce the payroll tax paid by workers. Would this strategy achieve the senator's goal? Explain.
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:42pm

economics
quantity total cost what's the marginal cost? 0 8 2 9 4 10 6 11 8 13 10 19 12 27 14 37
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 10:30pm

economics
Examples of structural unemployment
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:22am

Economics
How do I figure out the principal in the equation principal X rate X time? I am borrowing $255,920.00 which is the total amount of the home ($319,900.00) minus $63,980.00 (20%I put down). I am trying to figure out what my monthly payment on the loan which willneed to be paid ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:04am

economics
what is structural unemployment?
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 9:58am

economics
. If 96% of Chinese couples have one child (which is female 50% of the time), and the remaining 4% of Chinese couples engage in sex-selective abortion until they have a male child, what is the ratio of females per 100 males among the children (to the nearest whole number)? ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 6:32am

Economics
I am doing a housing project for econimics class. I am buying a house that costs $319,900.00. I have to put 20% down which is $63,980.00. This is so I dont have to pay PMI. How much do I have to borrow?
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 1:10pm

Managerial Economics
Consider the Linear demand function Q = 20 - 0.5P c- Using calculus, find the level of output, Qrmax, where total revenue reaches its maximum value. What price Prmx maximizes total revenue? What is the value of TR at this maximum point. d- Write the equation for marginal ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 9:37pm

economics?
If you were president, would you be more interested in your economic advisors' positive views or their normative views ? Why ?
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 10:42pm

economics
1. If average movie attendance is 250 million when prices are $7 a ticket and 200 million when prices are $9 a ticket, the elasticity of demand for movie tickets is about: A. 0.0. B. 0.9. C. 1.1. D. 1.8.
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 12:59pm

Introduction to Business Environment Chapter 2
The world's population is growing more slowly than expected, and there are some industrial countries in which growth might be so slow that there will be too many old people and too few young people to support them. (Points : 1) True False 2. In a free market system, price ...
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 5:40am

economics 1, bus 121
how do i write a macroeconomic analysis on a foreign currency(brazil)vs. united states dating back 2005-2010, including etf? need help
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 10:11pm

economics
describe and compare the following types of monopolies and the benefits of their existence: natural, technological and franchises. thank you
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 11:12am

EMS
mention and define any five concepts for each of the following subject,accounting;economics and business studies?
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 9:18am

Economics
I have to do a housing project for economincs class. I have to pick a house. It has to include what kind of house it is and the square footage of the house and the square feet of the living space. Where would I search for this information
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 9:59am

Economics
Present value equivalent for geometrically increasing series when the first year base of 4,000 increasing at 4% per year to year 15 at an interest rate 17% compounded continuously? urgent Help please
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 8:42pm

economics 1A
how does current production choices influence future production possibilities
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 11:11am

ECONOMICS
Data Collected in the imaginary econmomy of Chipolaysia reveals that when the price of dorf decreased by 25%, the quantity of dorf sold increased by 10%, and the quanity of goo demanded decreased by 30%. What is the cross-price of demand between go and dorf.
Friday, March 1, 2013 at 10:18pm

ECONOMICS
solution:the total cost function of a firm is given by C=.04q^3-.9 q^2+10q+10.find slope of average cos?
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 11:59pm

economics
šPlease explain these question in words! š How will demand and supply curve shift? 1. Labor market for math and science teachers when wages available in private industries utilizing these skills rise. 2. Labor market for university professors when college...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 1:28am

Economics
We're looking at the market for cat food. When the price is $10, the quantity sold is 1000 bags. When the price drops 10%, the quantity sold increases 30%. Calculate the price elasticity of demand. (Answer in format X.XX, round to the nearest hundredth.) I know the formula...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 7:13pm

Simple economics question
what are three examples of an oigopoly; what are three examples of a monopolistic competition? thank you!
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 5:26pm

Economics
A $90,000 investment is made. Over a 5 year period, a return of $30,000 occurs at the end of the first year. Each successive year yields a return that is $3,000 less than the previous year's return. If money is worth 5 percent, use a gradient series factor to determine the...
Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 8:30am

Economics
Ben deposits $5000 now into an account that earns 7.5 percent interest compounded annually. He then deposits $1000 per year at the end of the first and second years. How much will the account contain 10 years after the initial deposit?
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 3:59pm

economics
What are the following variables used for in economics: Nominal GDP, Real GDP, GDP Deflator and CPI?
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 3:58am

economics
critically and analytically justify why is agric economic is relevant to your course national diploma in animal healh and production
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 4:56am

Economics
Joe's utility over consumption and leisure is given by c^(1/2)+@l^(1/2), where @ is a positive constant. Find and graph Joe's labor supply.
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:20pm

Economics
The following is a cost function for clinic visits in a small inner city clinic: a.Determine the marginal cost for each level of output. b.If the price per visit is given to be $25, at what level of visits will the maximum profit position be? What are the profits at this level...
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 7:49pm

economics
which product experience a larger change in price?
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 5:05am

macro-economics
1.In an attempt to curb the problem of unemployment and win the forthcoming elections the government of the republic of zambia has decided to hire unemployed workers who had previously been receiving unemployment benefits as government employees and will now pay them to do ...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 10:22am

economics
Median income in a country rises by $5000 per year. The price of good X falls by $4. Quantity demanded for good x falls by 15,000 units per year. What can we say with good X?
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 2:36am

AMERICAN GOVERMENT Would someone PLEASE check ans
1. The source of the Supreme Court’s authority is (D) moral suasion. judicial activism. concurring opinion. dissent. 2. When the Supreme Court hands down a decision, it is (A) often a mixed decision with majority, dissenting, and even concurring opinions. always a ...
Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 9:41pm

Managerial Economics
Suppose your marketing department does a survey of potential users and finds that these users place the following values on the two versions of your software. Software Version Home Users Commercial Users Full featured version $175 $225 Disable version $150 $200 If the numbers...
Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 9:33pm

Economics
Suppose the consumer has convex preferences, and we know (2, 4) ~(6, 1). Is the statement (4,2.5) >=(6, 1) correct? What about the statement (4, 2.5)> (6, 1)? Suppose now the consumer has strictly convex preferences, and and we know (2, 4) ~ (6,1). Does any of your ...
Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 8:08pm

economics
data collected in the imaginary economy of karabekiar reveals that when price of bork increased by 20%, the quantity of bork sold decreased by 15% and the quantity of perf demanded decreased by 10% what is the cross-price elasticity of demand between perf and bork?
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 8:15pm

home economics
mention the types of disposal of fullness?
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 8:41am

economics
Thursday, December 4, 2008 at 10:30pm by kim. PHYSICS 1. A 4.0 N force acts for 3 ... The following is a list of figures for a given year in billions of dollars. Using this data, compute: (a) GDP; (b) NDP; (c) NI; (d) PI; (e) DI; (f) Net exports
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 4:16am

Economics
One supply-side measure introduced by the Reagan administration was a cut in income tax rates. Use an aggregate demand/aggregate supply diagram to show what effect was intended. What might happen if such a tax cut also shifted the aggregate demand curve?
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 9:57pm

economics
If capital’s share of income is 25% and labor’s share of income is 75%, the stocks of both capital and labor increase by 50% (K/K = N/N = 0.5), and there is no technology growth, at what rate will potential output grow? Will the capital-labor ratio ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 4:44pm

Economics
There are 10 identical consumers whose demand is D: p = 20 - 10q. There are 10 identical firms, each firm's marginal cost is MC(q)= 5 + 5q. The market is competitive. a) derive the market demand function b) derive the market supply function c) what is the market ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 11:24am

economics
If the government imposes a quantity tax on the consumption of a good, it means that the consumer has to pay for each unit of the good its price plus the tax. For example, if the price of a chocolate bar is $5 and the government imposes a tax of 20 cents on the consumption of ...
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 5:29pm

Economics Help ASAP!!?
1. How do they stock market performance indicators help predict the performance of the market? 2. What are their flaws?
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 11:55am

Intermediate Macro Economics
To complete the analysis, Chuck wants to know more about the revenue that he can generate from his farm. The price of corn, p(y), depends on how much Chuck produces. The price function is speci ed as p(y) = 3 0:05y c. The revenue that Chuck can generate depends on both the ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 9:57pm

economics
The country of Arkanslavia had money supplies of 183 million arkollars in 2010 and 644 million in 2011. They have real output of 791 arkollars in both years. In Arkanslavia velocity was 7 in 2010 but changed to 5 in 2011. What is the difference in the price level between 2011 ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 8:20pm

Economics
a firm in a purely competitive industry is currently producing a 1000 unir per day at a total cost of $450. if the firm produced 800 units per day, it total cost will be $300, and it it produced 500 units per day, it total cost will be $275. Requirements: (1) what are the firm...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:14pm

economics business studies maths literacy tourism
what are the courses for these subjects and careers
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 8:38am

home economics
societies choose what share of their resources to devote to consumption
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 4:28am

Pages: <<Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | Next>>

Post a New Question | Current Questions

Homework Help: Social Studies

Search
Members