The Economic Impact of the California High-Speed Rail
in the Sacramento/Central Valley Area
Simulation Artwork from NC3D
Prepared by:
Shawn Kantor, Ph.D.
County Bank Professor of Economics
University of California, Merced
September 2008
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The Economic Imp
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4.1 Compound Interest
Mathematics of Finance
Compound Interest
Annuities
Amortization and Sinking Funds
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2
Ex. $800 is invested for 9 years in an account that
pays 12% annual simple interest. How much
interest is earned? What is the accumu
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2.1-2.2 Cartesian Coordinate
System and Straight Lines
Functions and Their Graphs
2.1 The Cartesian Coordinate System
y-axis
2.2 Equations of Lines
2.3 Functions and Their Graphs
(x, y)
2.4 Algebra of Functions
2.5 Linear Functions;
x-axis
2.6 Quadratic
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3.1 Exponential Functions
Exponential and
Logarithmic Functions
Exponential Functions
Logarithmic Functions
Exponential Growth/Decay Models
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Laws of Exponents
Law
y
3. b x
y
Examples
Example
1. b b b
bx
2. y b x y
b
x
x y
1/ 2
Ex. Simpli
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The Derivative
Introduction to Calculus
The Derivative
Derivative Rules
Historically, the development of calculus by Isaac
Newton and Gottfried W. Leibniz resulted from the
investigation of the following problems:
y
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t
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Introduction to Calculus
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In
Chalmers SP17, p.
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Elasticity of supply
Elasticity of supply measures the change in the amount that a firm supplies in
response to a change in price. It is measured as follows
percentage change in quantity supplied / percentage change in price
Values of price elasticity of
Reading Anticipation Guide: Anxiety and Related Disorders
Statements
Anxiety and stress are the same thing
(*Hint - this one will require some
critical thinking)
The symptoms of generalized anxiety
disorder are, in general,
psychological.
To be diagnosed
Intolerable cruelty
Vison3ppl/yr date. Age 18-30
So approx. 36 ppl, date and reject first 13, then starting at 14, is this person better than the 13 so far.
Once yes, this person dominates so marry him. That math will max chances of finding the right pers
;/./3 functions of money
Medium of exchange, trades, better than bartering(inefficient).
Fiat money- trader money no value, its currency, ten dollar is paper and ink thats worthless but to us its
money
The proce of money is the interest rate andif its in
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Wall Street
Information is king on wall street. Stock investments are generally made from whatever
information is available at the time. In the movie Wall Street, Gordon Gekko has used the
information at his disposal to make himself a fortun
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Trading Places
Inequality and discrimination play a big part in our everyday lives, the question is
typically what side are you on? In class we discussed the possible reasons why wage differs; jobs
that no one wants, barriers to entry, educa
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In Time
With time as the only source of scarcity and acting as money, it leaves people in a pickle.
The entire film revolves around the everyday decisions about how to allocate a scarce resource
and whether that allocation is fair and equita
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Boiler Room
Typically, in society we try our best to get through life being a decent human being. Some people
might say that in order to acquire this goal we should have a list of things that if we do it,
generally when our life comes to an
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Intolerable Cruelty
Under normal circumstances I would say an economist wouldnt willing decide to graph,
chart and analyze marriage and divorce unless it was very benficial to them. Marriage and
divorce are not topics that involve rational t
1.
The static aggregate demand and aggregate supply curve model helps explain
A) short term fluctuations in real GDP and the price level.
B) long term growth.
C) price fluctuations in an individual market.
D) output fluctuations in an individual market.
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1. The narrowest official definition of the money supply is
A) Ml
B) M2
C) M3
D) L
2. If the bank of Wachovia receives a $10,000 deposit, and the reserve requirement is .1 how
much can the bank loan out? (Assume that before the deposit this bank is just m
an example of an aggregate demand shock would be: a permanent increase in consumption spending
Overtime the LRAS curve has shifted right every decade. This is likely because:
The number of workers and capital stock has risen while at the same time technol
The study of economics arises due to:
Select one:
A. money
B. resources
C. scarcity Correct
D. greed.
Question 2
Correct
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The term market in economics refers to:
Select one:
A. a group of buyer
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Volume Title: Founding Choices: American Economic Policy in
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Volume Author/Editor: Douglas Irwin and Richard Sylla, editors
Volume Publisher: University
CHAPTER 20
The role ofmztionleood in the ecommz'c
development of the USA
Gavin Wig/1t
In the study of American economic history, it is not standard to ask whether
national political independence was essential for the remarkable economic
development of the
Question 1
The beginning of Independence in 1774, after the Revolutionary War, when the United
States separated itself from Britain, may have been Americas greatest income per person slump
ever, and was inflicted on a much poorer population than the Ameri
HE PRINCETON ECONOMIC HISTORY
F THE WESTERN WORLD
UNEQUAL GAINS
AMERICAN GROWTH AND INEQUALITY
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SINCE 1700
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ECON 100A
Final Exam
Summer 2012
Ford
Name: _ Date: _
Part One-Multiple Choice-50 Questions (2 points each)
1. The economic statistic used to measure the level of prices is:
A) GDP.
B) CPI.
C) GNP.
D) real GDP.
2. Assume a rancher sells a quarter-pound of
Obaidulla Moiz
Professor Lang
November 29th 2016
Intolerable cruelty
Divorce in todays society is a very normal thing. People make and brake
relationships on a daily basis. There are many factors that contribute to divorce, such as
greed, drugs, money etc
Economics 190
Final Exam
Department of Economics
CSUS
Professor Yan Joni Zhou
Instructions: Use a scantron form #882-E to answer the multiple choice questions in
part I. (Please do not forget to put your name on the scantron). Answer the essays and
proble
Glossary
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ALTA Title Policy (American Land Title Association): A type of title insurance policy issued by
title insurance companies which expands the risks normally insured against under the standard
type policy to include unrecorded mechanic's liens; un