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CLEP Macroeconomics: National Income And Price Determination

Subjects : clep, economics
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1. A non-price related change causes a _____ in the demand curve






2. The government's attempt to influence the economy by setting and changing interest rates - the exchange rate - and the quantity of money






3. When the money wage rate rises - the SAS curve shifts ____ but the LAS curve remains unchanged.






4. When AD increases - the price level ________.






5. When Short Run Aggregate Supply decreases - Real GDP falls below Potential GDP and the price level _________.






6. Equilibrium real GDP is below potential GDP






7. Price levels rise due to a decrease in Short Run Aggregate Supply






8. MPC + MPS






9. Change in consumption expenditure divided by the change in disposable income






10. The fraction of a change in disposable income that is saved






11. A rise in resource costs (labor - fuel - material - etc) will _______ SAS.






12. Disposable Income (DI) = Consumption(C) + Saving Consumption (S)






13. When potential GDP increases - both LAS and SAS curves shift _____.






14. Economic slowdown






15. When AD increases - real GDP __________.






16. Job expectations - fiscal or monetary policy - world economy - inflation - profits






17. Equilibrium real GDP exceeds potential GDP






18. The change in savings divided by the change in disposable income






19. A rise in both the price level and the money wage rate that maintains full employment brings a movement along the ____ curve.






20. The relationship between the quantity of real GDP supplied and the price level when the money wage rate and all other influences on production plans remain constant






21. A persistent increase in aggregate demand that exceeds the increase in potential GDP






22. The government's attempt to influence the economy by setting and changing taxes - transfer payments - and expenditures on goods and services






23. Relationship between consumption expenditure and disposable income






24. Increase in long-term growth






25. Sum of the quantities of all the final goods produced in the economy






26. The relationship between the quantity of real GDP supplied and the price level when real GDP equals potential GDP; potential GDP is real GDP when all the economy's labor - capital - land - and entrepreneurial ability are fully employed






27. Tendency for increases in the price level to lower the purchasing power of assets of financial assets and reduce total spending in the economy






28. The ratio of change in consumption to change in income






29. The quantity of real GDP demanded equals the quantity of real GDP supplied






30. The relationship between the quantity of real GDP supplied and the price level






31. The point on a consumption function where the consumption line intersects the 45 degree line






32. A rise in the price level at a constant money wage rate brings a change in employment and real GDP and a movement along the ___ curve.






33. Relationship between the quantity of real GDP demanded and the price level






34. Real GDP and around potential GDP






35. Price level exceeds equilibrium price






36. The value of consumption goods and services bought by households






37. Relationship between saving and disposable income






38. Indicates simultaneous change in price level and money wage rate






39. MPC






40. Economic growth






41. Potential GDP






42. Decrease in AD






43. Slopes downward






44. Increased AD brings a(n) ___________ in SAS.






45. People change consumption preferences daily between domestic goods and services and foreign goods and services






46. Increase in AD