17. An important advantage of bonds as a financial asset is that they:are standardized and therefore are easier to sell than loans.offer higher rates of return than stocks.allow the owner to receive a share of the company's profits in the form of dividends.are guaranteed to be risk free.
18. One reason financial institutions become very large is to:
19. The accompanying graph shows the market for loanable funds. Using copy tools, illustrate how the market would beaffected by an increase in the government's budget deficit. Label the new curve(s) appropriately. Then use the double dline tool to plot the new equilibrium (label it E2).