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d. If you were to learn that Gatorade introduced new flavors in 2012, should that information affect your calculation of the inflation rate? If so, how?
24.7) The New York Times cost $0.15 in 1970 and $2.00 in 2009. The average wage in manufacturing was $3.23 per hour in 1970 and $20.42 in 2009.a. By what percentage did the price of a newspaper rise?
b. By what percentage did the wage rise?
c. In each year, how many minutes does a worker have to work to earn enough to buy a newspaper?
d. Did workers’ purchasing power in terms of newspapers rise or fall?
25.4) What is the opportunity cost of investing in capital? Do you think a country can “overinvest” in capital? What is the opportunity cost of investing in human capital? Do you think a country can “overinvest” in human capital? Explain.
25.7) In many developing nations, young women have lower enrollment rates in secondary school than do young men. Describe several ways in which greater educational opportunities foryoung women could lead to faster economic growth in these countries.

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