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# Suppose the economy is currently suffering from a recessionary gap and the Federal

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Problem 3

Suppose the economy is currently suffering from a recessionary gap and the Federal Reserve uses an expansionary monetary policy to close that gap. Describe the short -run effect of this policy on the following. a. the money supply curve b. the equilibrium interest rate c. investment spending d. consumer spending e. aggregate output

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April 4thNotes Dwayne’s Concrete Service Dwayne’s Concrete Service does 10 jobs each month. The probability that a specific job will be for a residential driveway is 70% and the probability that it will be for a commercial project is 30%. Revenues for residential driveways follow a normal distribution with a mean of \$500 and a standard deviation of \$50. Commercials projects, although more lucrative, also have larger variability. Dwayne estimates revenues here follow a normal distribution with a mean of \$1500 and a standard deviation of \$400. Set up a model to calculate the average value of revenue each month. 0 0.7 1 Residential commercial 70%

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