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Recommended Problems - Economics 205 Deskins Recommended Problems We will review select problems from a given chapter in class after completing our

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Economics 205 – Deskins Recommended Problems We will review select problems from a given chapter in class after completing our discussion of that chapter based on the schedule listed in the syllabus. Please use the study guide that accompanies our textbook for further practice. The Data of Macroeconomics Chapter 5 Page 110 - Questions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8 Problems: 1, 2, 4, 9, 10 1. How much did real GDP increase or decrease for the most recent quarter for which statistics are available? 2. Discuss the pattern of change in real GDP over the past decade. 3. Discuss the broader pattern of real GDP fluctuations since World War II. 4. How wide are post-WWII fluctuations in real GDP compared to pre-WWII patterns? 5. Briefly discuss recent changes in the individual components of GDP. The Bureau of Economic Analysis ( www.bea.gov ) is a good place to find GDP data. Chapter 6 Page 127 - Questions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 Problems: 1, 6, 7, 8, 10, 1. How much did the Consumer Price Index change in the most recent month for which data are available? 2. Discuss the recent trend in the CPI. 3. Briefly describe how the individual components of the CPI changed recently. 4. How did the Producer Price Index change last month? 5. Discuss the pattern of inflation (as measured by the CPI) since WWII. When was inflation highest? Lowest? Chapter 10
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course ECON 205 taught by Professor Johndeskins, during the Fall '11 term at Creighton.

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