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    1 What do economists mean by a bubble? Why do many economists believe that there was a housing bubble in the United States between 2000 and 2005?

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    a A bubble is an unsustainable increase in the price of a class of assets b Economists believe this because the data supports it; changes in the market resulted in lots of people obtaining mortgage loans (even those that shouldn't) and when housing prices declined, it hurt the borrowers who began to default as well as the banks who owned mortgage-backed securities; thus these banks began to cause turmoil c QUIZLET ANSWER: because housing prices were rising at a very rapid rate during these years

    • TEST 1 Sections 1.1 , 1.2, 2.1, 2.2
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    What are the main reasons that lenders charge interest on loans?

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    If lenders, who are suppliers of credit, didn't charge interest on loans, there would be very little credit supplied The interest rate has to cover the lender's opportunity cost of supplying credit Think of it as these three things: compensation for inflation, compensation for default risk (the chance the borrower will not pay back the loan), compensation for the opportunity cost of waiting to spend your money

    • TEST 1 3.1, 3.2
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    What does the Fed consider to be the five desirable outcomes for the payments system?

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    Speed Security Efficiency Smooth international transactions Effective collaboration among participants in the system

    • TEST 1 chap 2.3, 2.4, 2.5
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