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CLEP Macroeconomics: International

Subjects : clep, economics
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Quantity and quality of a nation's natural resources - human resources - capital stock - and technology






2. Benefits of international trade






3. Shows the options one nation has by specializing in one product and trading another






4. By influencing interest rates and direct intervention in the foreign exchange market






5. Records all the transactions that take place between residents and foreign nations






6. A change in interest rates or a change in the expected future exchange rate changes the _________ for dollars.






7. Growth potential cannot be reached unless AD increases and new resources are used...






8. Relationship between the quantity of currency to be sold and the exchange rate is the...






9. These create a domestic need for foreign money






10. What you give up to get what you want






11. Increase aggregate demand during recession






12. Shield domestic producers from foreign competition






13. An x percent increase in capital per hour of work brings a 1/3 of x percent increase in output per hour of work






14. PPC shifts this way to indicate economic growth






15. As the value of a nation's currency increases the exports of that nation will ________.






16. The absence of government barriers to trade among firms and individuals in different nations






17. Nations with advanced industries are better at producing these kinds of commodities






18. Nations with a larger available land mass are better at producing these kinds of commodities






19. A change in this brings about a change in how much a country is willing to sell of its currency






20. LAS curve shifts this way to indicate economic growth






21. Protective tariffs increase the domestic price of a good and the increased revenue goes to the...






22. Quotas increase the domestic price of the good and the increased revenue goes to the...






23. Specify maximum import levels for specific commodities






24. Changes the supply of dollars






25. The exchange rate - interest rates in that country and other countries - and the expected future exchange rate






26. A forum for negotiating reduction of tariff barriers on a multilateral level






27. If the interest rate decreases - the demand for the currency will






28. Nations with a more highly skilled and larger workforce are better at producing these kinds of commodities






29. These create a foreign need for domestic money






30. The addition of all goods and services in the current account






31. The relationship between real GDP per hour of work and capital per hour of work






32. Licensing agreements - imposed product standards or levels of 'red tape' that a foreign producer must meet or qualify for before being allowed to export it






33. Is the price at which the currency of one country is exchanged for the currency of another country






34. Small tariffs put in place so the government can earn tax revenue






35. Excise taxes on imported goods






36. Advocate government taking an active role in the structure and composition of industry






37. A tracking of all export and import goods and services






38. A theory of economic growth that believes growth is driven by technological change






39. By the supply and demand in the foreign exchange market






40. A global market in which the currency of one country is exchanged for the currency of another country






41. An increase in real GDP that occurs over time






42. Work to achieve full production or capacity potentials






43. The total output will be greatest when each good is produced by that nation that has the lower opportunity cost for that good






44. A tracking of the investments made and loans extended to other countries






45. Occurs because of diversity of taste and economies of scale






46. The attempt to measure the contributions to growth of labor - capital - and technological change






47. A theory of economic growth based on the view that population growth is determined by income per person






48. A theory of economic growth based on the idea that technological change results from people's choices and pursuit of profit






49. Imposed on goods not produced domestically






50. If the number of Nation B's dollars that Nation A buys decreases - then Nation A's dollar ___________.