1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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 ?
  6. Math

    1). In 1968, vehicle emision standards allowed 6.3 hydrocarbons released per mile driven. By 1980, the standards allowed only 0.41 hydrocarbons per mile driven. What was the rate of change from 1968 to 1980?
  7. 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
  8. math

    in 1968, vehicle emmision standards allowed 6.3 hydrocarbons released per mile driven. By 1980, the standards allowed only .41 hydrocarbons released per mile driven. What was the rate of change from 1968 to 1980?
  9. 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?
  10. microeconomics

    Do you think that a firm always pays the lowest wages they can? Why/why not? Relate your answer to productivity. Which workers do you think would be the first to be laid-off in the event of a slowdown. Why?
  11. -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
  12. History

    The revolt in Hungary (1956), the demonstrations in Czechoslovakia(1968), and the formation of Solidarity in Poland (1980's) are similar in that they
  13. 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?
  14. 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
  15. geology

    Judging from the sizes of the before-and-after craters atop Mount St. Helens, which volcani event appears to have been more explosive, the last one before 1980, or that which occured in 1980? I thought it would be the one before 1980 since that would have
  16. History

    What did the 1968 march at the Chicago Democratic Convention prove? Was there any good that came out of this situation for all of those involved, our country and the war in Vietnam? Did Arfrican Americans and other minorities achieved anything benefical
  17. 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
  18. US History

    Can someone tell me why 1968 could be considered a tumultuous year? I can think of the assassinations of Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. Is there anything else? Thank you very much. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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,
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. math

    I really need help to find the answer to this question below. If possible, please show every step of the way in a detailed form so i can understand, it takes me a while to fully comprehend whats being done. Thank you so much. QUESTION: the data shown model
  25. Math

    I really need help to find the answer to this question below. If possible, please show every step of the way in a detailed form so i can understand, it takes me a while to fully comprehend whats being done. Thank you so much. QUESTION: the data shown model
  26. Math

    I really need help to find the answer to this question below. If possible, please show every step of the way in a detailed form so i can understand, it takes me a while to fully comprehend whats being done. Thank you so much. QUESTION: the data shown model
  27. Math115

    From the graph the median price paid for a home in 1968 is about $20000 and in 1993 is about $100000. Use these data points to construct a linear and an exponential model to represent the growth in median price from 1968 to 1993. for p(t) linear I got
  28. Math115

    From the graph the median price paid for a home in 1968 is about $20000 and in 1993 is about $100000. Use these data points to construct a linear and an exponential model to represent the growth in median price from 1968 to 1993. for p(t) linear I got
  29. economics

    How do “rules of the game” affect productivity and growth? What types of “rules” should a government set to encourage growth?
  30. 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
  31. MTH233/statistics UOP

    Industry 1980 1997 Agriculture 290 727 Mining 994 586 Construction 4,473 5,513 Manufacturing 21,165 18,633 Transportation 4,623 6,247 Trade 20,258 28,813 Finance and Insurance 5,295 7,367 Services 17,186 37,380 • • The table above shows the number of
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. Social

    What did Canada do in the 1980's to try to promote economic growth??
  35. 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
  36. 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?
  37. 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.
  38. 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
  39. history

    Which describes Hurricane Hugo’s impact on South Carolina’s economy? ~Hugo caused billions of dollars in damage but rebuilding efforts kept the state’s economy growing. ~The hurricane destroyed much of the coast and caused the state to suffer an
  40. south carolina history

    Which describes Hurricane Hugo’s impact on South Carolina’s economy? ~Hugo caused billions of dollars in damage but rebuilding efforts kept the state’s economy growing. ~The hurricane destroyed much of the coast and caused the state to suffer an
  41. Algebra

    For 1980 through 1990, the average weekly earnings (in dollars)for workers in the United States can be modeled by E= 14.5t + 270, where t is the number of years since 1980. Approximate the average weekly earnings in 1980 and 1990. I am having trouble
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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.
  45. 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
  46. 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
  47. Social Studies

    How did the end of world war 2 impact Minnesota's economy? How did the GI Bill help encourage economic growth in Minnesota and the rest pf the naiton? How are the growth of highways and suburbs related?
  48. 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
  49. economics

    what is the effect of an increase in total factor productivity on the growth of output per worker? xxx
  50. 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
  51. 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
  52. 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
  53. 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
  54. Social Studies

    Following World War 1, which industry experienced tremendous growth in the 1920s?
  55. 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
  56. 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
  57. 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
  58. 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
  59. Math

    a. Do some research and find a city that has experienced population growth. Determine its population on January 1st of a certain year. Write an exponential function to represent the city’s population, y, based on the number of years that pass, x after a
  60. 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,
  61. can someone help me?

    What conditions account for the boom-and-bust cycles experienced by Washington’s economy in the latter half of the 20th century?
  62. 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?
  63. 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?
  64. managerial economics

    An article in BusinessWeek warned of the dangers of deflation as the collapse of numerous Asian economies was creating worries that Asia might try to "export its way out of trouble" by oversupplying everything from automobiles to semiconductors. Evidence
  65. Economics

    An article in BusinessWeek warned of the dangers of deflation as the collapse of numerous Asian economies was creating worries that Asia might try to "export its way out of trouble" by oversupplying everything from automobiles to semiconductors. Evidence
  66. Math. Increases again

    The worlds pop in 1970 is estimated to be 3.7*10^9. The yearly growth rate is approximately 2%. How large would the world's pop be in 1980? Would i use log functions? please help.
  67. Math. Increases

    The worlds pop in 1970 is estimated to be 3.7*10^9. The yearly growth rate is approximately 2%. How large would the world's pop be in 1980? Please show work. Thanks :)
  68. Social Studies

    1.How can a trade deficit actually increase the productivity of an economy? A) by causing people to save B) by building up a large amount owed C) by importing funds used for capital deepening ****** D) by importing goods for short–term use I think the
  69. economics

    An article in Business Week warned of the dangers of deflation as the collapse of numerous Asian economies was creating worries that Asia might try to “ export its way out of trouble” by oversupplying everything from automobiles to semiconductors.
  70. Social Studies

    Why did the inability of the Soviet economy to provide for the needs of its citizens lead to the collapse of the system during the Reagan administration? Manufacturing centers were often stifled by the lack of resources and the shortage of labor in the
  71. American history

    The growth of the service economy in the 1990's caused A. an increase in American blue-collar jobs, such as coal mining and steel making. B. a decrease in new small businesses. C. a new industry-based economy. D. an increase in white-collar jobs, such as
  72. American history

    The growth of the service economy in the 1990's caused A. an increase in American blue-collar jobs, such as coal mining and steel making. B. a decrease in new small businesses. C. a new industry-based economy. D. an increase in white-collar jobs, such as
  73. Social Studies

    Which type of economic system has the highest level of government control? A. traditional economy B. market economy C. command economy D. mixed economy
  74. 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
  75. History/Economics

    What did President Johnson announce to the American people during his television address on March 31, 1968? Select all that apply. He would not seek another term as president. He would further increase U.S. involvement in Vietnam. He would support Senator
  76. 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
  77. 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
  78. Earth Science

    Judging from the sizes of the before-and-after craters atop Mount St. Helens (Figs. 4.8 and 4.9 of the Lab book), which volcanic event appears to have been the more explosive, the last one before 1980, or that which occurred in 1980
  79. Geography

    24. The South African government changed its policy of apartheid in 1990 and 1991 because of a. the policy's failure to eliminate racial discrimination b. promises of economic aid from major industrial nations c. international sanctions and an increase in
  80. 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.
  81. math214

    Following are the men’s gold-medal times for the 100 m run in the Olympic games from 1896 to 2003, rounded tothe nearest tenth. Construct an ordered stem and leaf plot for the data. Year Time (sec), (rounded) 1896 12.0 1900 11.0 1904 11.0 1908 10.8 1912
  82. Geography (Ms. Sue)

    1). How might democratic reforms and improved trade agreements contribute to a stronger economy in Mexico? 2). What effect might Mexico's young population have on its development? 3). In what ways have Native American and Spanish influences shaped Mexico?
  83. 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
  84. Business

    Describe five different bases (other than productivity) by which organizations can compensate employees. Based on your knowledge and experience, do you think productivity is the basis most used in practice?
  85. Math

    The hydrocarbon emissions at idling speed in parts per million (ppm) for automobiles of 1980 and 1990 are given for 20 randomly selected cars. 1980 models: a) Construct a dot plot
  86. History

    1. Puerto Ricans experienced which of the following when they migrated to the United States from Puerto Rico in the 1950s? Deportation as undocumented aliens Family friction and a reversal in traditional sex roles A middle-class lifestyle in the barrio
  87. biol

    How did tree productivity change over time in each of the forest stands, and how was productivity altered by N additions? Consider possible reasons to explain the pattern that you see in the data.
  88. 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)
  89. history

    How did african slavery contributed to the economic growth of the british economy
  90. social studies

    How might the growth of multinational corporations affect the government's role in the economy?
  91. Social Studies

    Which of following contributed to the rapid growth of the American economy after world war ll
  92. HISTORY

    EXPLAIN THE IMPACT ON THE RAPID GROWTH IN POPULATION IN FRANCE ON THE ECONOMY?
  93. 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
  94. history

    How did hitler's economic policies affect germany before world war II? 1. economic conditions improved as businesses thrived, and unemployment was reduced. 2. unemployment rose significantly as hitler pulled young men from jobs to join his third reich 3.
  95. American history

    The growth of the service economy in the 1990's caused A. an increase in American blue-collar jobs, such as coal mining and steel making. B. a decrease in new small businesses. C. a new industry-based economy. D. an increase in white-collar jobs, such as
  96. Math

    Bayes' theorem problem, Struggling with this the whole night, please help.Thank you. Two states of nature exist for a particular situation: a good economy and a poor economy. An economic study may be performed to obtain more information about which of
  97. Math

    a. Do some research and find a city that has experienced population growth. Determine its population on January 1st of a certain year. Write an exponential function to represent the city’s population, y, based on the number of years that pass, x after a
  98. Economics

    How can a trade deficit actually increase the productivity of an economy? 1. by causing people to save 2. by building up a large amount owed 3. by importing funds used for capital deepening 4. by importing goods for short–term use I think 1, can anyone
  99. World History

    Analyze how the growth of the market economy contributed to the decline of medieval europe
  100. 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