EC 370: Money and Banking
Homework 1 Key
Winter 2015
HOMEWORK 1
KEY
1. (5 points)The following table contains real U.S. GDP and nominal U.S. GDP in billions
of U.S. dollars. Calculate the ination rate using the following information.
Year
Real GDP
Nominal
Excel Project 2 Instructions EC370 Fall 2008 1) First, download the Bond Valuation.xls from blackboard. Keep in mind when you do this assignment that ALL cells you enter in this assignment should be formulas with the exception of the guess for the yield t
HW1 Excel Project EC370 Fall 2008 The purpose of this assignment is to learn how to enter basic mathematical formulas in excel and create graphs. The data are estimates of the ratio of financial obligations (required payments on outstanding mortgage and c
Homework Questions
Answers to the questions listed below are due as part of Homework 2, which is due on
Tuesday, September 3. This is the last set of questions assigned as part of HW 2.
Chapter 15
1.
In 1900, there were 18 central banks in the world; 100
Homework 1 - MC Questions EC370 - W09 MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) Financial markets promote economic efficiency by 1) _ A) creating inflation. B) channeling funds from savers to
Homework Questions
Answers to the questions listed below are due as part of Homework 2, which is due on
Tuesday, September 3. There will be questions from additional chapters assigned as part
of Homework 2.
Chapter 11 (page 281):
1.
Describe the problem o
Chapter 02 - Money and the Payments Systemdownload full file at
http:/testbankcafe.com
Chapter 2
Money and the Payments System
Chapter Overview
As indicated by the title, this chapter covers money and the payments system, which
includes checks and electro
Xiaodi Zhu
EC370 Homework Questions
22 August 2013
Chapter 1 (page 14):
4.
Socialists argue that to reduce the power exerted by the owners of capital, the
state should control the allocation of resources. Thus, in a socialist system the state
allocates in
HW4 MC & SA questions
MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) American businesses get their external funds primarily from 1) _ A) bank loans. B) bonds and commercial paper issues. C) other
EC 370: Money and Banking
Homework 4
Spring 2015
HOMEWORK 4
Due: Wednesday, June 3
1. How does the Federal Reserve System represent the interests of the public and the
private sector?
2. Provide one argument for and one argument against maintaining a Fede
EC 370: Direct Finance
Adam Check
University of Oregon
August 17, 2014
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Direct Finance
August 17, 2014
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Direct Finance
In this lecture, you should learn:
Denitions:
Direct Finance
Debt
Equity
Indirect Finance
Pricipa
EC 370: Money and Banking
Homework 1
Winter 2015
HOMEWORK 1
Due: Monday, April 13
1. The following table contains real U.S. GDP and nominal U.S. GDP in billions of U.S.
dollars. Calculate the ination rate using the following information.
Year
Real GDP
Nom
EC 370: Money and Banking
Introduction and Overview
Allison Roehling
Department of Economics
April 1, 2015
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April 1, 2015
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Chapter 2: Overview of the Financial System
Chapter 2: Overview of the Financial Syste
EC 370: Money and Banking
Financial Regulation
Benjamin Brennan
Department of Economics
University of Oregon
Last Revised: May 12, 2016
1
1
Overview
A well functioning financial sector is an important piece of a well functioning economy.
As weve seen thro
EC 370: Money and Banking
Homework 2
Spring 2015
HOMEWORK 2
DUE: Monday, April 27
1. How does risk sharing benet both nancial intermediaries and private investors?
2. Explain the dierence between depository institutions, contractual savings institutions,
EC 370: Money and Banking
Homework 3
Spring 2015
HOMEWORK 3
KEY
1. (4 points) For the following problem, use the fact that the expected value of an event
is a probability weighted average, i.e. the sum of each possible outcome multiplied by the
probabilit
EC 370: Money and Banking
Homework 3
Spring 2015
HOMEWORK 3
DUE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 13
1. (4 points) For the following problem, use the fact that the expected value of an event is a
probability weighted average, i.e. the sum of each possible outcome multiplie
EC 370: Money and Banking
Homework 2 Key
Spring 2015
HOMEWORK 2
KEY
1. (4 points) How does risk sharing benet both nancial intermediaries and private investors?
ANSWER: Financial intermediaries are able to create assets with risk properties in which
priva
Econ 370: Money and Banking
University of Oregon
Department of Economics
Spring 2016
Instructor
Contact
Office hours
Lecture
Benjamin Brennan
PLC 431 bbrenna2@uoregon.edu
Mondays and Wednesdays 11:00am-12:00pm, and by appointment
T, Th, 12:00 p.m. to 1:20
Econ 370 Homework 1
Due: 10 AM Friday, August 22
Directions: Please submit the homework by 10 AM Friday. Late homework will not be
accepted for any reason.
Groups: You are allowed (even encouraged) to work in groups. However, everyone must
submit an indiv
EC 370: An Introduction to the Financial System
Adam Check
University of Oregon
August 17, 2014
Adam Check (University of Oregon)
Financial System
August 17, 2014
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The Financial System
In this lecture, you should learn:
Denitions:
Asset
Financial As
Introduction
Financial decisions are made at the indivi
dual or household level.
-Buy or rent?
-Put retirement savings in the stock ma
rket or a savings account?
Household decisions determine aggregate
variables such as the unemployment and i
nflation rat
EC 370: Money and Banking
Adam Check
University of Oregon
August 17, 2014
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EC 370
August 17, 2014
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Syllabus
Review Syllabus
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EC 370
August 17, 2014
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Introduction
Financial decis
EC 370: Interest Rates, Future Value, and Present Value
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University of Oregon
August 19, 2014
Adam Check (University of Oregon)
Interest, FV, PV
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Interest Rates, Future Value, and Present Value
In this lecture, you should l
Time is money
Article: http:/entrepreneurs.about.com/od/beyondstartup/a/timeismoney.htm
This article is about time is important, but most of people do not apply the time in their
business. The author points out that if people can solve a simple problem vi
EC 370: Math Review
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University of Oregon
August 18, 2014
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Math Review
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Before we Begin
Before we begin study of the nancial system in any detail, we will
review some basic math, and a coupl