Iscal and Monetary Policy and Economic Flucuations
Running header: Fiscal and Monetary Policy
Cover page: Tony Webb
professor Einar Velarde
ECO 100Principles of Economics
June (date) 2014
Please use citations and write the question out then answer them.
1.Discuss the current economic situation in the U.S. as compared to five years ago. Include interest rates, inflation, and unemployment rate in your explanation.
2. Explain the changes in interest rates, inflation, and unemployment rates that your research yielded. Explain one reason for each of the changes in interest rates, inflation, and unemployment rates that you identified in Question 1.
3. Identify two strategies based on fiscal and monetary policy that would encourage people to spend money in order to create economic growth.
4. Explain how the two strategies that you identified in Question 3 could affect the unemployment, inflation, and interest rates.