October 14, 2020
###### Based on the best available econometric estimates, the market elasticity of demand for your firm’s product is -3.
October 14, 2020

The first row is interpreted as follows: When the interest rate is 2 percent, I is \$20 billion, (G – T) is \$3 billion, Sv is \$2 billion, and NKIF is \$8 billion. Similarly for the other two rows.

1. In the table, complete the row “Demand for Loanable Funds.” Explain your answer.

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2. In the table, complete the row “Supply of Loanable Funds.” Explain your answer.

3. (a) Why is I inversely related to i?

(b) Why is Sv positively related to i?

(c) Why is NKF positively related to i?

4. (a) Why is the equilibrium nominal interest rate 4 percent?

(b) If the nominal interest rate were 2 percent, what would make it increase to 4 percent?

(c) If the nominal interest rate were 6 percent, what would make it decrease to 4 percent?

(d) Why is the real interest rate also 4 percent?

You MUST incorporate a graph in your answers to question 4 (a), (b), (c).

5. Anticipated inflation changes from zero to six percent.