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The Wall Street Journal reports that the current rate on 10-year Treasury bonds is 2.25 percent and the rate on

20-year Treasury bonds is 4.5 percent. Assume that the maturity risk premium is zero. Calculate the expected rate on a 10-year Treasury bond purchased 10 years from today.

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