Problem Set 1
Due date: April 14th, 2015 before the class starts
The main objective is to learn about you and warm up for the quarter.
In order to answer the questions, you should read Mastering Metrics introduction and Chapter 1 and
Your son is graduating from high school and is about to enter the work force. He has developed a
strong curiosity about our economic system and how it works. Because you have a good
understanding of basic economics, he has asked you to explain several con
Sexton 5e End of Chapter Study Guide Questions and Answers
Chapter 24: Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply
True or False
1. Aggregate demand (AD) = Consumption (C) + Investment (I) + Government purchases (G) + Net
exports (X - M). T
2. Because consumpti
Define the following terms: fixed cost, variable cost, and total cost.
What happens to the difference between ATC and AVC as a firms output expands?
What are economies of scale and diseconomies of scale? Please give an example.
Managerial Economics Questions (short answers and multiple choice/math)
1. Using supply and demand and competitive analyses, explain what happens to a
pharmaceutical companys revenues and profits from an individual drug once it loses its
Conflict Management Report
The workplace can be an especially stressful environment. Personal conflicts between coworkers, fear of layoffs,
and heavy workloads can be causes of negative stress. This stress can be carried to our homes and after-work
1. Most development economists now seem to agree that the level and rate of growth of
GNI and per capita income do not provide sufficient measures of a countrys
development. What is the essence of their argument? Give some examples.
Bulletin of http:/bos.sagepub.com/ Scientists
Elephant in the room: How OPEC sets oil prices and limits carbon emissions
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists 2013 69: 18
The online version of this artic
Peeking at Saudi Arabia:
Twilight in the Desert
Keynote speakers at the worlds rst-ever Peak Oil conference held in
Uppsala, Sweden (May 2223, 2002) were Ali Samsam Bakhtiari from Iran
and Matt Simmons from the United States. The Association fo
Heinekin USA: Reengineering Distribution with HOPS
Ewha Womans University, Korea
Portland State University, USA
To facilitate the parent companys push to
Discussion Assignment #4
Due: the week of 4/20/15
Time Due: 1 hour before the start of your discussion
HUMAN POPULATION GROWTH
Review: Human Population
Watch: Hans Rosling: Global population growth, box by box
Can be found on the D2L Content page Discussi
ECON 322.12516 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
Homework 3 Answer Key
Due by Friday, June 13, 2014
Please hand in both your scantron and this homework IN CLASS.
Full Score: 25 points
Multiple Choice (There exists one and only one correct choice. Each que
Solutions to Textbook Recommended Problems
You have just taken out a five-year loan from a bank to buy an engagement ring. The ring costs
$5000. You plan to put down $1000 and borrow $4000. You will need to make annual payments
of $1000 at the end of
As an employee of the World Bank, you have been asked to research 1 economic
concern in a South American country and write a report on your findings.
Select a South American country to research.
Select one of the following economic concerns to research:
Scenario: Manychip, Inc., is a specialty memory chip manufacturer located in Southern
California with manufacturing plants located in the United States, Europe, Singapore, and
Japan. Additionally, Manychip has branch sales offices located in major metropo
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Chapter 22 Aggregate Demand and Supply Analysis
The basic tool used to analyze the role of money in the economy in this boo
Tutorial 5 - Questions
Intermediate Macroeconomics (23568)
Due: 2 April, 2015
1. Download the Assignment Cover Sheet. Completed coversheet and include with your assignment.
2. Convert your answers into a pdf le. You may t
Problems for Chapter 13 Name:
1. if you cash a $20 travelers check at a bank, by how much does
(a) M1 change?
(1) M2 change?
I (2) bank reserves change?
If you deposit the travelers check in your bank account, by how much does
(d) Ml change?