Between 1968 and 1980, the US economy experienced a slowdown in productivity growth. However, since the mid 1980s, economy has experienced increased in the growth rate in productivity. Can you give reasons why US productivity growth started to increase during

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Macroeconomics

Between 1968 and 1980, the US economy experienced a slowdown in productivity growth. However, since the mid 1980s, economy has experienced increased in the growth rate in productivity. Can you give reasons why US productivity growth started to increase during the late 1980s ...

Macroeconomics

Between 1968 and 1980, the US economy experienced a slowdown in productivity growth. However, since the mid 1980s, the economy has experienced increases in the growth rate in productivity. Can you give reasons why US productivity growth started to increase during the late ...

macroenconomics

Between 1968 and 1980, the US economy experienced a slowdown in productivity growth. However, since the mid 1980s, the economy has experienced increases in the growth rate in productivity. Can you give reasons why US productivity growth started to increase during the late ...

Macroeconomics

Need a helpful website that i can read to help explain the following question. or some insight on this question. Between 1968 and 1980, the US economy experienced a slowdown in productivity growth. However, since the mid 1980s, the economy has experienced increases in the ...

Economics

Is it true that the underlying trend of growth in the economy is determined by the growth in the number of workers, the growth in the savings and investment rate, and the growth in productivity ?

economics

4. What source of economic growth is reflected in the economy by an increase in productivity without an increase in land, labor, or capital? A. technological progress B. foreign trade C. population growth D. savings and investments

Macroeconomics

Manipulation of the Cobb Douglas Equation gives us expression for output per working age person: growth rate of (Y/N)=[1/(1-alpha)*growth rate of TFP]+[(alpha/(1-alpha))*growth rate of (K/Y)]+ [growth rate of (L/N)] N is the working age population K is capital stock L is labor...

Macroeconomics

Here are my answers and i wanted to check if they were correct to the quiz posted below. 1.a because its a model for the ppf 2.b Just wha thappens when technology is completely ignored 3.a because the model is based off of inputs and outputs 4.c because savings greatly ...

Economics

When comparing firms within a industry, economists often use the productivity as a measure. Discuss the differences and properties of various productivity measures such as average productivity, marginal productivity, and etc. Give some real-world examples of these productivity...

Economics

1) The long run growth rate of the economy is consistent with: a.An outward expansion the economy's production possibilities frontier. b.A rightward shift in the aggregate demand curve. c.An inward expansion the economy's production possibilities frontier. d.An increase in the...

college level Macroeconomics

Here are my answers and i wanted to check if they were correct to the quiz posted below. 1.a because its a model for the ppf 2.b Just wha thappens when technology is completely ignored 3.a because the model is based off of inputs and outputs 4.c because savings greatly ...

Economics

A nations capital goods wear out over time, so a portion of it's capital goods become unusable every year. Last year, its residents decided to produce no capital goods, It has experienced no growth in its population or in the amounts of other productive resources during the ...

Economy

Firms benefit in many ways from increased productivity. What is one of the ways consumers benefit when firms increase their productivity?

economics

what source of economic groth is reflected in the economy by an increase in productivity without an increase in productivity in land, labor, or capital?

Economics

1) Which of the following is an example of a measure of labor productivity? a. Autos get 30 gallons to the mile. b. The growth rate of per capita real GDP is 3.5 percent per year. c. Farm workers produce 30 bushels of wheat per worker per day. d. Wages increase by 3.5 percent ...

science

Since 1960, the gap between rich and poor, as measured by GNP per capita, has a. decreased, then increased since 1980. b. increased, then substantially decreased since 1980. c. increased, then substantially increased since 1980. d. decreased, then substantially decreased since...

Macroeconomics - real GDP growth

I have graphed the real GDP growth over the years 1990-2004. I need help analyzing it! What happened when it was going down? What happened when it shot back up again? HELP! Thanks... The GDP growth rate went down considerably during the period 2000-2002, becoming slightly ...

the fed

Which best describes one of the ways in which the Federal Reserve has an impact on the national economy? 1. The Federal Reserve helps the economy by keeping inflation low in times of economic growth. 2. The Federal Reserve keeps interest rates low, especially in times of ...

Economics

Member since: December 21, 2006 Total points: 154 (Level 1) * Best answer 75% * 4 answers Member Since: December 21, 2006 Total Points: 154 (Level 1) Points earned this week: -3 Your Open Question Show me another » Project Help!!!? Hi, I am doing a project on the economy of ...

economics

What two kinds of changes in the capital stock can improve labor productivity? How can each type be illustrated with a per-worker production function? What determines the slope of the per-worker production function?

14-) (Rules of the Game) How do “rules of the...

Math

N(t)=2000e^(1.1t) the continuous growth rate is 110% effective growth rate?__% Q(t)=65e^(0.09t) continuous growth rate is 9% effective growth rate?__% G(t)=650e^(0.055t) continuous growth rate is 5.5% effective growth rate?__% round to 2 decimal places when necessary for ...

World history

Which of the following factors represents the most significant cause of the growth of cities in Afro-Eurasia in the period 1000-1450? A. Climate Change B. increased interregional trade C. Decreased agricultural productivity D. Increased invasions

economics

How do “rules of the game” affect productivity and growth? What types of “rules” should a government set to encourage growth?

geography

Which of the following is FALSE about population growth? a. It causes the economy to shrink. b. It causes the economy to grow. c. It can result from improved nutrition and basic health. d. Europe is experiencing it at a lessened rate.

civics

Carl decides to keep his money under his mattress instead of putting it in the bank. If everyone made the same decision as Carl, what might the impact be on the national economy? A. It would not affect the national economy greatly because individuals do not save much money. B...

Algebra II Help

4) The function f(x)=2(3)^x represents the growth of a dragonfly population every year in a remote swamp. Rose wants to manipulate the formula to an equivalent form that calculates seven times a year, not just once a year. Which function is correct for Rose’s purpose and ...

Writing

The essay below is an expository essay and was written in 15 minutes. Please give me some feedback on my essay ( a score of 1 being the lowest and a score of 5 being the highest). Prompt: Explore how obesity affects a nation's productivity and economy. My essay: Americans are ...

calculus

the productivity of a country in western Europe is given by the function f(x,y)=40x^4/5 y^1/5 when x units of labor and y units of capital are used. a)What is the marginal productivity of labor and the marginal productivity of capital when the amounts expended on labor and ...

economics

research the factors behind economic growth in Hong Kong and Singapore. Which of these methods of encouraging growth would you suggest to a newly industrialized economy?

Math

Assume the carrying capacity of the earth is 9 billion. Use the 1960s peak annual growth rate of 2.1​% and population of 3 billion to predict the base growth rate and current growth rate with a logistic model. Assume a current population of 6.8 billion. How does the ...

Strayer university

Suppose that the Fed's inflation target is 2%, potential output growth is 3.5%, and velocity is a function of how much the interest rate differs from 5%: %^V= 0.5 X (i-5). Suppose that a model of the economy suggests that the real interest rate is determined by the equation r...

economics

This is my son who is in 10th grade homework assignment. I want to be able to help and not look like a dope! I really have no clue! 1. Why do economists consider growth in the average labor productivity to be the key factor in determining long run living standards? 2. And, Let...

Economy

Which one is more important? In today's world, we're having this global crisis and people are suffering. That's why economy growth is very important. Usually there's the opportunity cost of environment which will be exploited for the economy have a strong growth. But on the ...

Accounting

How can I find the supernormal growth rate and constant growth rate of a stock? V = D1/k-g V = the value of the stock D1 = the dividend next period k = the required rate of return g = constant growth rate I'm confused on how to combine the constant growth rate formula with the...

Steve - Stat

A Bacteria has a doubling period of 8 days. If there are 2250 bacteria present now, how many will there be in 33 days? find the growth rate (Round this to 4 decimal places). Growth Rate___________. There will be _________ Bacteria. The growth rate you posted is showing up as ...

money and banking

Suppose that the Fed's inflation target is 2%, potential output growth is 3.5%, and velocity is a function of how much the interest rate differs from 5%: % triangle v=0.5 x (i-5) Suppose that a model of the economy suggests that the real interest rate is determined by the ...

Macroeconomics

Calculating the Rate of Growth of Per Capita Real GDP The annual rate of growth of real GDP in a developing nation is 0.3 percent. Initially, the countries' population was stable from year to year. Recently, however, a significant increase in the nation's birth rate has raised...

minnesota studies

which statement best describes the roaring twenties? A. everyone across industries experienced the benefits of economic growth B. a surge in popular forms of entertainment especially music made it easier to over look economic slumps C. the economy grew and many people ...

LA

How did the Civil War affect the Northern and Southern economies? A;The North experienced more severe inflation than the South. B;Overall the South fared much worse economically than the North. C;The South experienced a boom in manufacturing. D;The North's economy was ...

Macroeconomics

Suppose most business executives expect a slowdown in the economy. How might this situation effect the economy? What would these expectations do to inventory ordering, hiring, and making loans, or investing in new machinery?

Human Relations, Part 1

Which of these statements is true? A. Waste isn't a problem in reaching group goals. B. Sacrifice isn't necessary to achieve group goals. C. Individual productivity is necessary for group productivity. D. Individual productivity is more important than group productivity.

science

Conservation International estimated that roughly _____% of the habitable area of the planet has been altered by human activities. a. 13 b. 33 c. 53 d. 73 e. 93 Which of the following choices would make the statement false? Economic growth a. provides goods and services for ...

economics

what is the effect of an increase in total factor productivity on the growth of output per worker? xxx

history

What type of economy eventually led to the soviet union's collapse? 1) a devolping world economy 2)a non surplus economy 3)a command economy 4)a demand economy i choose 3

human relations

Which of the statements is true? A.Waste isn't a problem in reaching group goals. B.individual productivity is more important than group productivity. C. Sacrifice isn't necessary to achieve group goals. D. Individual productivity Is necessary for group productivity.

Calc

After its fastest rate of growth ever during the 1980s and 1990s, the rate of growth of world population is expected to slow dramatically in the twenty-first century. The function G(t) = 1.58e−0.213t gives the projected annual average percent population growth per decade...

math

After its fastest rate of growth ever during the 1980s and 1990s, the rate of growth of world population is expected to slow dramatically in the twenty-first century. The function G(t) = 1.58e−0.213t gives the projected annual average percent population growth per decade...

-ECONOMICS-

Consider a country in which capital per hour of work from 1950 to 1973 grew by 3 percent per year and output per hour of work grew by about 3 percent per year. Suppose that from 1973 to 1991, capital per hour of work did not grow at all and output per hour of work grow by ...

Math

What is the value of a stock that grows at a supernormal rate of 18% for the first four years, and then slows down to a constant growth rate of 10%? An annual dividend of $2.00/share was just paid, and the rate of return on common stock is 13%. Possible Solution: For a ...

Calculous Pre

A population grows from 11,000 to 15,000 in three years. Enter your answers to three decimal places. Assuming the growth is exponential, find the growth rate and continuous growth rate Growth rate ______ %? Continuous rate _________ %?

Microeconomics

If the wage exceeds the value of the marginal product of labor, then hiring another worker: A. Decreases the firm’s total revenue B. Increases the firm’s profit C. Increases the firms total cost D. All of the above are correct I picked A? As a result of severe flooding a ...

Calculus

After its fastest rate of growth ever during the 1980s and 1990s, the rate of growth of world population is expected to slow dramatically in the twenty-first century. The function G(t) = 1.58e−0.213t gives the projected annual average percent population growth per decade...

Economics

Describe three specific measures the government can use to access the health of a country's economy. Take a shot. Think. There are a plentitude of ways governments affect the health of their economies. I have some ideas but I'm not sure if they are right. Here are some of my ...

Finance; Stock Valuation

Early in 2007, Inez Marcus, the chief financial officer for Suarez Manufacturing, ws given the task of assessing the impact of a proposed risky investment on the firm's stock value. To perform the necessary analysis, Inez gathered the following information on the firm's stock...

History

1.) Why did so many Southern cotton planters move to Texas in the mid-1800s? Slavery had been banned in other Southern states Demand for cotton in Europe was at an all time low Enslaved orders could still be imported from Africa They had exhausted the soil in their former ...

SS Help

Which statement best evaluates the results of Greece's membership in the European Union? MEDAL!!! A) Greece's overall economy has improved because of increased trade. B)Greece's overall economy has struggled because the euro is a strong currency. C) Greece's overall economy ...

SS

Which statement best evaluates the results of Greece's membership in the European Union? MEDAL!!! A) Greece's overall economy has improved because of increased trade. B)Greece's overall economy has struggled because the euro is a strong currency. C) Greece's overall economy ...

precalculus

A population doubles every 30 years. Assuming exponential growth find the following: annual growth rate: % continuous growth rate: %

managerial finance

Early in 2007, Inez Marcus, the chief financial officer for Suarez Manufacturing, ws given the task of assessing the impact of a proposed risky investment on the firm's stock value. To perform the necessary analysis, Inez gathered the following information on the firm's stock...

Geography

Growth by cell division that makes both ends of a plant longer but not wider is called A secondary growth. B annual ring growth. C vascular growth. D primary growth. is it D? thanks

Biology

Growth by cell division that makes both ends of a plant longer but not wider is called A secondary growth. B annual ring growth. C vascular growth. D primary growth. is it D? thanks

Social Studies Please help

Which statement best evaluates the results of Greece's membership in the European Union A. Greece's overall economy has improved because of increased trade. B. Greece's overall economy has improved because the euro is a strong Currency. C. Greece's overall economy has ...

SS

Which statement best evaluates the results of Greeces membership in the European Union A. Greeces overall economy has improved because of increased trade. B. Greeces overall economy has improved because the euro is a strong Currency. C. Greeces overall economy has struggled ...

Social Studies

Following World War 1, which industry experienced tremendous growth in the 1920s?

history (am I correct or on the right track?)

Describe the social, economic, and political composition of the decade of corporate greed and how it affected the political climate of the 1980s. Ronald Reagan he signed an intermediate nuclear forces nonproliferation treaty. Ronald Reagan used tax cuts for businesses and the ...

Economic

All of the following refer to the Economy of Ecoland: - GDP in 1990 is $1000 - Annual inflation is 5% per year from 1991 - 1995. From 1996 - 1999, inflation is 10% per year - Real GDP grows at 2% every year a) Calculate real GDP from 1990 to 1999 b) Calculate nominal GDP in ...

Uninhibited Growth

In 1992, Chad and Denmark each had a population of about 5.2 million. However, the relative growth rate for Chad was 2.5% per year, which Denmark was 0.1% per year. a. assuming exponential growth and the given growth rate, make projections for the population of each nation in ...

Economics

China's slowdown Jan 20th 2015, 10:26 by S.R. | SHANGHAI MUCH of the analysis of China’s 2014 GDP data, which the government published today, has focused on the economy’s slowdown That is, on one level, understandable. Growth of 7.4% was China’s weakest in 24 years (see ...

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What conditions account for the boom-and-bust cycles experienced by Washington’s economy in the latter half of the 20th century?

check geo

since the 1970s european government have tried to limit: A)immigration of guest workers b)growth of service industries C)economic growth D)population growth my choice is a

econ

1).The unemployment rate inan economy is 8%. The total population of the economy is 250, and the size of te civilian labor force is 150. The number of employed workers in this economy is _20. (IS THIS CORRECT)

college algebra

23. In biology, the function defined by g(x)=5x/2+x gives the growth rate of a population for x units of available food. (Source: Smith, J. Maynard, Models in Ecology, Cambridge University Press.) (a) What amount of food (in appropriate units) would produce a growth rate of 3 ...

Economy

why will export growth remain bright for U.S.

Math

Pick a company that pays dividends, then calculate the expected growth rate of your company using the CAPM. Once this task is complete, calculate the expected growth rate using the Constant Growth (or Gordon Growth) Model. Please use Family Dollar - Tickler

Economics

If the velocity of circulation is constant, real GDP is growing at 3 percent a year, the real interest rate is 2 percent a year, and the nominal interest rate is 7 percent a year. a)What is the inflation rate? b)What is the growth rate of money? c)What is the growth rate of ...

math

If in culture of yeast the rate of growth y'(t) is proportional to the amount y(t ) present at time t, and if y(t) doubles in 1 day, how much can be expected after 3 days at the same rate of the growth? After 1 week    (Hint: Continuous growth model)  

Finance

2.Calculate the growth rate of Asset J dividends, we have to assume that future dividend payments will grow at a constant rate into the future forever. This constant rate can be estimated by calculating the average growth rate from the past dividends. Calculate Asset J’s ...

accounting

Why might an analyst incorporate the industry-market-size factor and the interrelationships among the growth, price-recovery, and productivity components into a strategic analysis of operating income?

accounting

Why might an analyst incorporate the industry-market-size factor and the interrelationships among the growth, price-recovery, and productivity components into a strategic analysis of operating income?

finance

Pick a company that pays dividends, then calculate the expected growth rate of your company using the CAPM. Once this task is complete, calculate the expected growth rate using the Constant Growth (or Gordon Growth) Model.

Economics

The task of my assignment was to calculate the Nominal GDP, given the GDP deflator and the Real GDP. This is what I got. GDP Deflator Real GDP Nominal GDP 0.9 600 540 1.0 600 600 1.1 600 660 The second part of the question asks what is happening in terms of real growth in the ...

Statistics

A reseacher would like to determine whether a change in lighting to full spectrum light bulbs increases productivity on an assembly line. A sample of n= 36 participants is obtained, and the light bulbs over the line are replaced. under general/historical operating procedures, ...

calc

Give the starting value a, the growth rate r, and the continuous growth rate k. Round the answer for r to two decimal places Q = 0.414(e^0.885)^t a = ? r = ?% k = ?% I found a to be 0.414 but when finding the percentage for r and k I got stuck.

Social Studies

Which of the following describes the economies of Ghana and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)? a. Ghana has a stable, fast-growing economy while DRC has an unstable economy due to internal conflict. b. The economies of both Ghana and DRC are unstable due to political ...

Business Management

In Korea, between 1750 and 1790, the slave population _______ as agricultural productivity increased. A. increased dramatically B. decreased slightly C. increased slightly D. decreased markedly I believe it would be increased dramatically

Math

Solve. The population of a particular country was 29 million in 1980; in 1989, it was 36 million. The exponential growth function A=29e^kt describes the population of this country t years after 1980. Use the fact that 9 years after 1980 the population increased by 7 million to...

math

write the exponential function y=40e^0.06t in the form y=ab^t. find b accurate to 4 decimal palces. if t is measured in years, give the % annual growth or decay rate and the continuous % growth or decay rate per year.

International Trade

Immiserizing growth is the special case in which economic growth actually makes a country worse off than before. If the country is big enough to influence world prices and if demand for the good is inelastic enough higher productivity can actually make a country worse off. Our...

environmental science

Explain the main point concerning exponential growth and whether it is good or bad. Compare exponential growth to a logistic growth curve and explain how these might apply to human population growth. What promotes exponential growth? What constrains population growth?

American government

According to this chart, what is one result of the federal reserve sharply decreasing the discount rate? a. deflation occurs as the economy expands b. deflation occurs as the economy contracts c. inflation occurs as the economy expands******* d. inflatioon occurs as the ...

Social Studies

Which area of the world has experienced the greatest population growth over the past 10 years? a. South America b. Asia*** c. Africa d. Europe

precal

You can find the size of a population after t years using the formula N = No(1 + r)^t where No is the initial size of the population, N is the final size of the population, r is the rate of growth or decay per time period, and t is the number of time periods. Use this formula ...

HISTORY

EXPLAIN THE IMPACT ON THE RAPID GROWTH IN POPULATION IN FRANCE ON THE ECONOMY?

history

How did african slavery contributed to the economic growth of the british economy

Advanced Algebra

If a pond can support up to 10, 000 fish, the rate of growth of the fish population is jointly proportional to the number of fish present and the difference between 10, 000 and the number of fish present. The rate of growth is 90 fish per week when 1, 000 fish are present. a. ...

Social Studies

People engage in trade mostly in order to _______ a. have access to a variety of goods (?) b. encourage specialization in the economy c. raise labor productivity at businesses d. set prices for goods and services most efficiently Which of these is a result of trade barriers? a...

Math - Advanced Functions

the function f(x)=-0.005x^2+0.8x+12 models the relationship between a certain vehicle's speed and a fuel economy, where f(x) is the fuel economy in kilometres per litre and x is the speed of the vehicle in kilometres per hour. Determine the rate of change in fuel economy for ...

Data analysis

Question 1 Production Rates A manufacturing company wishes to find out whether the productivity of its workforce has increased now that they have a new machine. The factory examined the records for a random sample of 8 hours over the past month. The hourly production rates for...

Data analysis

Question 1 Production Rates A manufacturing company wishes to find out whether the productivity of its workforce has increased now that they have a new machine. The factory examined the records for a random sample of 8 hours over the past month. The hourly production rates for...

macroeconomics

is high income good?could the growth rate of the economy will become high if the individual tend not to consume the income receive by them from firm?

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