DQ1.Briefly describe the multiplier effect. The multiplier effect is based on two facts - what are they?
DQ2.What backs the money supply in the United States?
DQ3.After you have a chance to read the chapter, I look forward to hearing from you on what interested you the most?
DQ4.How do mortgage backed securities work? Why did banks think that selling mortgage backed securities would relieve them of the risks involved with mortgage lending? How did the banks indirectly come to once again be exposed to mortgage lending risk? What happened to bank reserves during the mortgage debt crisis? How did the Fed respond?
Learning Team Assignment - Peer Review
Resource: Business Proposal Feedback Checklist.
Choose two business proposals from members of your Learning Team.
Provide feedback to your peers on the proposals using the Business Proposal Feedback Checklist. Include detailed, substantive comments.
Submit the completed checklists with comments to the corresponding students.
Submit a copy of the completed checklists with comments to your facilitator. Your comments are evaluated based on how well they correspond with the economic principles presented in Weeks One
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Individual Assignment - Week Five Knowledge Check
Complete the Week Five Knowledge Check.