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Unformatted text preview: Econ 100B &Fall 2009 Thursday 27th , August 2009 Prof: Martha Olney, GSI: Victoria Vanasco 1 Group Work Get together in groups of 3 or 4. I will give you 10 min to discuss the articles and list for each article, separately, what you think are the main points and concepts referenced in them (remember concepts learned in Econ 1, such as consumption, investment, government expenditure, mul- tiplier, etc). Turn in a page per group with your names (participation!), and the concepts you have discussed (simply a few bullet points listing the concepts, no explanation is required). 2 Article I: The Recession is Over, by Daniel Gross (Newsweek) & &...President Obamas ambitious strategy for jump-starting the economy.Why would an increase in government expenditure help the economy to recover? & How is it possible for unemployment to continue growing if the economy reaches a stagnation point, or even if a 1 percent annual output growth is predicted?...
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This note was uploaded on 02/04/2011 for the course ECON 100B taught by Professor Wood during the Fall '08 term at University of California, Berkeley.
- Fall '08