ECO/372 Final Examination Answers
News Story: Workers at a car-manufacturing plant in Flint, Michigan are laid off because the economy is weak and GM cars aren’t selling well. GM isn’t sure when the plant will reopen. What type of unemployment describes the workers’ situation?
Globalization that allows governments to pursue expansionary policies can be dangerous because it can lead to:
A reduction in the debt ceiling
Goods price inflation
Asset price inflation
Goods price deflation
The study of aggregate economic relationships.
An analysis of economic reality that proceeds from the parts to the whole.
The study of pricing policies of firms and the purchasing decisions of households.
The study of individual choice and how that choice is influenced by economic forces.
Which of the following types of unemployment is considered to be the most controllable through demand-side macroeconomic policy?