Question 1 of 16
If volatility is the measure of change in price and risk is your exposure to
the chance of loss, what are the ways we have measured volatility
I. simple historical vol
II. implied vol
IV. standard deviation of returns
It is Friday Night. Your only chunk of free time all weekend is tonight from 6:00 to 11:00.
Before deciding how you will spend this time, consider these factors:
You have $40 to spend.
You have an economics test on Monday.
This is the last basketball g
Government actions and decisions
to influence the economy
Government Action (Executive, Legislative)
(not monetary policy conducted by FRB)
Expansionary: Increase total spending to
Employment and Wages
What Determines Wages?
Key Questions to Answer
Who or what determines the amount
people earn at various jobs?
Why do some people earn higher wages
What are nonmoney benefits?
Whats the difference between
the study of individuals and
when people working together can
produce more than a person working
efforts are pooled; rewards are shared
What if someone doesnt do their
4 Types of Resources
Reference Chapter 1.4
in your text for additional information
Resources = what is needed to
produce goods and services
Resources = Factors of Production
Economists classify RESOURCES
or factors of production in 4
Question 1 of 16
If the one year spot rate is 9.2% and the two year spot rate is 14% find
the forward rate at year 2,
Answer Key: D
Question 2 of 16
Which of the following is true about the term structure of interest ra
RP1 graded and returned
RP2 release end of week
Quiz 4 released Thursday 3/5
Lecture 5 and 6
Swiss franc unpegged
When the SNB decided to unpeg to the euro what happen?
The euro devalued against the franc
Franc was thought of