95710 L4 Economic Analysis
Assessment 1
Assessment 1 consists of six questions, six problems, and two case-studies.
Assignment One: Total 15 marks
Part A: Critical Thinking Questions [6 marks]
1. BENGALURU (REUTERS) - Microsoft Corp reported a 3.6% rise i
73-240 Fall 2015
73-240 Problem set 8
Due Friday Dec 4th at 430pm
Problem 1: The Diamond Dybvig Model
Consider the Diamond-Dybvig model discussed in class. There are three periods: 0, 1, and
2. The economy consists of a large number, N , of consumers, eac
73-240 Fall 2015
73-240 Problem set 5
Due Friday Oct. 23rd
Problem 1: Growth Projections (4 pts)
For this question, we want to project where the US economy will be in the future and how
it will compare to its neighbor Mexico.
a Compute the average annual
Intermediate Macroeconomics - 73240
October 2, 2015
Practice MIDTERM
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73-240 Fall 2015
73-240 Problem set 1, Answer Key
Due Friday Sep. 11th
Problem 1: Getting Started, Using Logarithms (5 pts)
When calculating GDP growth rates, economists like to use the dierence in the natural
logarithm of GDP as an approximation for an e
Principles of Economics (73-100): Spring 2017
Homework Assignment #2: Solution Set
1. How is the market demand schedule derived from individual demand schedules? How does the
market demand curve differ from an individual demand curve? (2 pts)
Solution: We
Principles of Economics (73-100): Spring 2017
Homework Assignment #1: Solution Set
1. A person in the community calls and asks you to babysit for four hours on Friday night.
You know the job will pay $10 per hour. You are currently planning to hang out wi
Principles of Economics (73-100): Spring 2017
Homework Assignment #4: Solution Set
Due: MONDAY February 27, 2017
Deliver your completed, stapled assignment to the box at class or to the folders outside Tepper 139
between 11am and 5pm on Monday, February 2
Principles of Economics (73-100): Spring 2017
Homework Assignment #3: Solution Set
1. Brazil is the worlds largest coffee producer. There was a severe drought in Brazil in 2013-14 that
damaged Brazils coffee crop. The price of coffee beans doubled during
Principles of Economics (73-100): Spring 2017
Homework Assignment #5: Solution Set
Due: MONDAY March 6, 2017
Deliver your completed, stapled assignment to the box at class or to the folders outside Tepper 139
between 11am and 5pm on Monday, March 6th.
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Why does anyone care about inflation?
Real costs: disrupts use of money as a medium of exchange (higher inflation tells us that money
is going to depreciate so we are incentivized to buy things faster, so we wont save for things we
really want). A
CHAPTER SIXTEEN
Zakarias
Complaint
(2003)
FOLLOWING THE PATHS of Samuel Huntington, Francis Fukuyama, Robert
Kaplan, and other authors of highly successful state-of-the-world articles,
Fareed Zakaria has turned his much discussed 1997 Foreign Affairs essa
Principles of Economics (73-100): Spring 2016
Recitation #8: Sample Midsemester Exam 3: Solution Set
(Last Used: F15, Midsemester Exam 3)
TRUE/FALSE QUESTIONS
Answer each with True-False as well as a short explanation. A few sentences with an equation if
F INAL R EVIEW
Christopher Sleet
Carnegie Mellon University
Principles of Economics
Fall 2016
Macroeconomics Topics
Measurement:
GDP and GDP per capita (In book: Chapter 19 & 20)
Price level and Inflation. (In book: Chapter 19)
Production and Growth.
SAMPLE QUESTIONS for MIDTERM 2
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Midterm 2 covers Chapters 5 (Consumers and Incentives), Chapter 6 (Sellers and
Incentives), Chapter 7 (Perfect Competition and the Invisible Hand), Chapter 8 (Trade),
Chapter 13 (Game Theory), and Matching theory (not in t
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73 100: S YLLABUS U PDATE
P ROFESSOR C HRISTOPHER S LEET
Instructor
Professor Chris Sleet
Office: 334 GSIA
Office Hours: M 3.30-5.30pm & W 2.00-4.00pm
e-mail: [email protected]
Welcome to Part 2 of Principles of Economics! This doc
Principles of Economics (73-100): Spring 2016
Homework Assignment #4: Solution Set
Updated: 11/2/2016
Due: MONDAY November 7, 2016
Deliver your completed, stapled assignment to the box at class or to the folders outside Tepper 139
between 11am and 5pm on
Mathematics Review
Linear Algebra
Vectors
A vector is defined as an ordered n-tuple of numbers x = [x1 ,., x n ]. The space consisting
of all vectors x is called a vector space. If xi , i = 1,., n is a real number, the space is
called a Euclidean vector s
Global Electronic Markets Final Exam
Fall 2015
Prof. Spear
Read and discuss each of the following news items in the context of concepts and models we have
examined in the course this semester. Focus particularly on which aspects of the articles are releva
Problem Set 1
Consider a simple monopoly market in which the dominant rm faces a
demand curve given by
q ="!p
where q is the quantity demanded of the good and p is its price and the parameter
" > 0. The rms cost function is
C (q) = F
so that all costs are
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Prof. Spear
Problem Set 4
1. The following diagram shows the standard deviations and correlation coefficients for a set of
seven common stocks.
Correlation Coefficients
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Intermediate Macroeconomics - 73240
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MIDTERM I
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4. Define any notation you
73-240 Fall 2016
73-240 Problem set 4
Due Friday Oct. 14th
From the Syllabus:
1. Homework must be turned in on the day it is due (usually on a Friday) in the undergraduate program office in Tepper 139 by 430pm sharp. Do NOT leave it under
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MACROECONOMICS
73-240
Lecture 11
Shu Lin Wee
This version: October 12, 2016
Plan for this Lecture
1
Finish up Search Model of Unemployment
2
Growth: Facts from the Long-Run
Recap
Assumptions
1 period economy
Households have linear utility in consumption,
MACROECONOMICS
73-240
Lecture 9
Shu Lin Wee
This version: September 28, 2016
Plan for this Lecture
Externalities
Unemployment
U.S. Labor Markets
Adding Unemployment to Our Model
The Concept of a Steady State
Externalities
Externalities
Suppose households