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1 ECON 3312 Macroeconomics Exam 3 Fall 2014 Name MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) Everything else held constant, an increase in net taxes will cause the IS curve to shift to the and aggregate demand will. A) left; increase B) right; decrease C) right; increase D) left; decrease 1) 2) The expectations-augmented Phillips curve implies that as expected inflation increases, nominal wages to prevent real wages from. A) rise; rising B) fall; rising C) rise; falling D) fall; falling 2) 3) Which market adjusts the quickest in response to shocks to the economy? A) The labor market B) The goods market C) The asset, labor, and goods markets adjust at about the same speed to eliminate a disequilibrium in the macroeconomy. D) The asset market 3) 4) Which of the following changes aggregate supply and shifts the AS curve? i. a change in the price of a major resource ii. increases in the amount of capital iii. a change in the money income of consumers A) i, ii, and iii B) i and ii C) iii only D) ii only E) i only 4) 5) The IS curve shows the combinations of output and the real interest rate for which A) the financial asset market is in equilibrium. B) the labor market is in equilibrium. C) an increase in output will cause the market-clearing interest rate to be bid up. D) the goods market is in equilibrium. 5) 6) The short-run Phillips curve is another way of looking at A) aggregate demand. B) long-run aggregate supply. C) the natural rate of unemployment. D) potential GDP. E) short-run aggregate supply. 6) 1

2 7) The short-run Phillips curve shows between the unemployment rate and the inflation rate and the long-run Phillips curve shows between the unemployment rate and the inflation rate. A) no relationship; no relationship B) a positive relationship; a negative relationship C) a negative relationship; no relationship D) a negative relationship; a positive relationship E) no relationship; a negative relationship 7) 8) You have just read that the Federal Reserve has increased the money supply to avoid a recession. For a given price level, you would expect the LM curve to A) shift up and to the left as the real money supply falls. B) shift up and to the left as the real money supply rises. C) shift down and to the right as the real money supply falls. D) shift down and to the right as the real money supply rises. 8) 9) Which of the following people is most likely to be spending all of their current income? A) a high income person expecting a dramatic drop in income in the future B) a low income person expecting continued low income throughout life C) a low income person expecting a dramatic rise in income in the future D) a high income person expecting to retire soon, and live for a long time afterward E) a high income person expecting continued high income throughout life 9) 10) The long-run aggregate supply curve is a vertical line passing through A) the actual rate of unemployment. B) the natural rate of output. C) the natural-rate price level. D) the expected rate of inflation. 10) 11) In the long-run ISLM model and with everything else held constant, as long as the level of output the natural rate level, the price level will continue to, shifting the LM curve to the, until finally output is back at the natural rate level. A) remains below; rise; right B) exceeds; rise; left C) exceeds; rise; right D) remains below; fall; left 11) 12) If the economy is on its short-run Phillips curve at the natural unemployment rate, then in the AS-AD model, real GDP is definitely A) increasing. B) less than potential GDP. C) greater than potential GDP. D) decreasing. E) equal to potential GDP. 12) 13) According to the traditional interest-rate channel, expansionary monetary policy lowers the real interest rate, thereby raising expenditure on A) consumer nondurables. B) business fixed investment. C) government expenditure. D) net exports. 13) 2

3 14) Suppose the economy is producing at the natural rate of output. An open market sale of bonds by the Fed will cause in real GDP in the short run and in inflation in the short run, everything else held constant. A) no change; a decrease B) an increase; an increase C) no change; an increase D) a decrease; a decrease 14) 15) According to the permanent income hypothesis, the impact of. A) a change in permanent income on consumption is greater than the impact resulting from a change in transitory income. B) a change in transitory income is felt primarily through changes in the total tax revenue paid to the federal government. C) a change in permanent income on consumption is larger than the impact resulting from a change in future income. D) a change in transitory income on consumption is greater than the impact resulting from a change in permanent income. 15) 16) Adaptive expectations assumes that individuals A) base predictions on past observations of the variable being forecast. B) can accurately predict the future. C) form their predictions of macroeconomic variables randomly. D) use all available information in predicting the future. E) none of the above 16) 17) According to the permanent-income hypothesis, A) the income earned in a lifetime will be evenly divided between consumption and saving. B) household consumption depends on income that households expect to receive each year, and financial markets are used to smooth consumption in response to changes in transitory income. C) households use financial markets to to transfer funds from periods when income is high to to periods when income is low. D) the present value of lifetime consumption equals the present value of lifetime income. 17) 18) A decrease in the real interest rate acts as for lenders and as for borrowers. A) a decrease in wealth; an increase in wealth B) an increase in wealth; an increase in wealth C) a decrease in wealth; a decrease in wealth D) an increase in wealth; a decrease in wealth 18) 19) The short-run Phillips curve shows A) potential GDP. B) a tradeoff between real GDP and unemployment. C) a tradeoff between the unemployment rate and the inflation rate. D) the natural unemployment rate. E) the expected inflation rate. 19) 20) If the curve is relatively more unstable than the curve, a money supply target is preferred. A) IS; LM B) IS; IS C) LM; LM D) LM; IS 20) 3

4 21) Moving along the short-run AS curve, when the price level increases, the A) nominal wage rate rises, and there is a decrease in the quantity of real GDP supplied. B) real wage rate rises, and there is a decrease in the quantity of real GDP supplied. C) nominal wage rate falls, and there is an increase in the quantity of real GDP supplied. D) real wage rate falls, and there is an increase in the quantity of real GDP supplied. E) real wage rate rises, and there is an increase in the quantity of real GDP supplied. 21) 22) If a person completely smooths consumption over his lifetime, then consumption is best represented by which of the following? A) lifetime wealth / the number of years the person expects to work B) lifetime wealth / the number of years the person expects to live C) current income X the number of years the person expects to work D) current income X the number of years the person expects to live 22) 23) When the aggregate demand curve shifts rightward, the price level and the unemployment rate. A) decreases; decreases B) does not change; does not change C) increases; increases D) increases; decreases E) decreases; increases 23) 24) In the figure above, the expected inflation rate is A) 8 percent. B) 4 percent. C) 0 percent. D) 6 percent. E) 2 percent. 24) 25) In the figure above, the natural unemployment rate is A) 6 percent. B) 8 percent. C) 2 percent. D) 4 percent. E) 0 percent. 25) 4

5 26) Economic theory suggests that interest rates are important than interest rates in explaining investment behavior. A) real; more; nominal B) nominal; more; real C) market; more; real D) real; less; nominal 26) 27) The long-run Phillips curve shows the relationship between A) the nominal interest rate and real interest rate. B) real GDP and the natural unemployment rate. C) the inflation rate and the natural unemployment rate. D) the inflation rate and the unemployment rate. E) real GDP and potential GDP. 27) 28) If inflation increases unexpectedly, then A) lenders gain and borrowers gain. B) neither borrowers nor lenders lose. C) lenders receive a lower real interest rate than they expected. D) borrowers pay a higher real interest rate than they expected. 28) 29) According Friedmanʹs restatement of the quantity theory of money, an increase in the money supply the demand for, everything else held constant. A) increases; supply B) decreases; supply C) decreases; non-durable goods D) increases; durable goods 29) 30) Human wealth is A) total wealth minus housing wealth. B) the sum of financial and housing wealth. C) the discounted present value of all financial assets. D) financial wealth minus housing wealth. E) the present discounted value of expected future after-tax labor income. 30) 31) Moving along the short-run Phillips curve, a unemployment rate can only be achieved by paying the cost of. A) higher; a higher inflation rate B) lower; a lower price level C) lower; a higher inflation rate D) lower; a lower inflation rate E) lower; a higher expected inflation rate 31) 32) The rate of output at which the price level has no tendency to rise or fall is called the A) efficient level of output. B) bliss point. C) potential level of income. D) natural rate of output. 32) 33) An increase in potential GDP aggregate supply and. A) has no effect on; does not shift the AS curve B) decreases; shifts the AS curve rightward C) increases; shifts the AS curve rightward D) decreases; shifts the AS curve leftward E) increases; shifts the AS curve leftward 33) 5

6 34) Assets that generate high returns when wealth is decreasing are more valuable than those that are poitively correlated with changes in wealth because such assets can be use to. A) smooth consumption B) equate marginal utilities of consumption over time C) hedge income risk D) All of the above 34) 35) For consumers with a binding borrowing constraint, a decrease in the real interest rate. A) decreases consumption now, and increases future consumption B) has no impact on consumption C) decreases consumption now, and in the future D) increases consumption now, and in the future 35) 36) The long-run aggregate supply curve shifts to the right when there is A) an increase in the total amount of capital in the economy. B) an increase in the available technology. C) a decrease in the natural rate of unemployment.. D) A and B. E) A, B, and C. 36) 37) Inflation that is than what is expected benefits and hurts. A) less; lenders; borrowers B) less; borrowers; lenders C) greater; lenders; borrowers D) greater; lenders; no one 37) 38) According to aggregate demand and supply analysis, the negative supply shocks of and had the effect of A) decreasing aggregate output, raising unemployment, and lowering the inflation. B) increasing aggregate output, raising unemployment, and raising the inflation. C) decreasing aggregate output, raising unemployment, and raising the inflation. D) increasing aggregate output, lowering unemployment, and raising the inflation. 38) 39) The long-run rate of unemployment to which an economy always gravitates is the A) natural rate of unemployment. B) neutral rate of unemployment. C) normal rate of unemployment. D) inflationary rate of unemployment. 39) 40) Suppose there is an increase in expected future taxes. This will cause which of the following to occur? A) the LM curve to shift up in the current period B) the LM curve to shift down in the current period C) the IS curve to shift right in the current period D) the IS curve to shift left in the current period 40) 41) Consumption is most likely to respond one-for-one with changes in current income when A) the change in current income results from a one-time bonus B) people believe the change in their current income is temporary. C) the change in current income is caused by the business cycle. D) people are able to borrow as much as they wish, as long as they pay it back. E) none of the above 41) 6

7 42) Moving upward along the aggregate supply curve, is equivalent to A) shifting the short-run Phillips curve leftward. B) moving upward along the short-run Phillips curve. C) moving downward along the short-run Phillips curve. D) shifting the short-run Phillips curve rightward. E) shifting the short-run Phillips curve upward. 42) 43) If the expected inflation rate rises, then the short-run Phillips curve and the long-run Phillips curve. A) shifts; does not shift B) shifts; shifts C) does not shift; does not shift D) does not shift; shifts E) might shift; shifts only if the short-run Phillips curve shifts 43) 44) Suppose policy makers underestimate the natural rate of unemployment, i.e. they believe the natural rate is 4% when it is really 6%. In situations like these, policy makers will likely implement policies that result in A) a steadily decreasing inflation rate. B) more unemployment than necessary. C) a higher inflation rate than necessary. D) an unemployment rate that is ʺtoo high.ʺ E) overly contractionary monetary and fiscal policy. 44) 45) Assuming the economy is starting at the natural rate of output and everything else held constant, the effect of in aggregate is a rise in both inflation and output in the short-run, but in the long-run the only effect is a rise in inflation. A) a decrease; demand B) a decrease; supply C) an increase; demand D) an increase; supply 45) 46) Suppose the intersection of the IS and LM curves is to the right of the full employment output, Y*. What would most likely eliminate a disequilibrium among the asset, labor, and goods markets? A) A rise in the price level, shifting the LM curve up and to the left. B) A rise in the price level, shifting the IS curve up and to the right. C) A fall in the price level, shifting the IS curve down and to the left. D) A fall in the price level, shifting the LM curve down and to the right. 46) 47) When the money supply declines by 10%, in the long run, output and the price level. A) is unchanged; is unchanged B) declines; falls C) is unchanged; falls D) declines; is unchanged 47) 48) Everything else held constant, a change in workersʹ expectations about inflation will cause to change. A) aggregate demand B) the production function C) short-run aggregate supply D) long-run aggregate supply 48) 7

8 49) Assume the economy is initially operating at the natural level of output. Now suppose a budget is passed that calls for an increase in government spending. This increase in government spending will, in the short run, cause an increase in A) the nominal wage. B) the price level. C) the nominal interest rate. D) all of the above E) none of the above 49) 50) Everything else held constant, an autonomous tightening of monetary policy will cause A) the quantity of aggregate demand to increase. B) aggregate demand to increase. C) the quantity of aggregate demand to decrease. D) aggregate demand to decrease. 50) 8

9 Answer Key Testname: ECON3312_EXAM3_SPRING2015 1) D 2) C 3) D 4) B 5) D 6) E 7) C 8) D 9) C 10) B 11) B 12) E 13) B 14) D 15) A 16) A 17) B 18) A 19) C 20) A 21) D 22) B 23) D 24) B 25) A 26) A 27) C 28) C 29) D 30) E 31) C 32) D 33) C 34) D 35) B 36) E 37) A 38) C 39) A 40) D 41) E 42) B 43) A 44) C 45) C 46) A 47) C 48) C 9

10 Answer Key Testname: ECON3312_EXAM3_SPRING ) D 50) D 10

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