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DEPRESSION: An extended period--a decade or so--of restructuring and institutional change in an economy that's often marked by declining or stagnant growth. During this period, unemployment tends to be higher and inflation lower than a regular, run-of-the-mill recession. Moreover, a depression usually lasts in the range of ten years, often encompassing two or three separate shorter-run business cycles. The most noted depression in the U. S. economy was the Great Depression of the 1930s.

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Lesson 16: Aggregate Shocks | Unit 4: Complex Shifts Page: 14 of 21

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The case of an increase in the AD curve. Let's start at long-run equilibrium. All three curves, AD, LRAS, and SRAS, intersect at the same long-run equilibrium values, Po and Qf.
  • With a rightward shift of the AD curve, the aggregate market achieves short-run equilibrium at a higher price level and more real production.
  • The labor market imbalance causes wages and production cost to rise. The SRAS shifts leftward. It stops shifting when it intersects the new AD and the original LRAS curves for a new long-run equilibrium. The price level is even higher and real production returns to full employment.

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TOTAL PRODUCT AND AVERAGE PRODUCT

A graphical connection between the total product curve and the average product curve stating that the slope of a line between the origin and any point on the total product curve is equal to the average product. Imagine a ray shooting from the origin and hitting the total product curve. As this ray hits each point on the curve, remaining anchored at the origin, the slope of the ray changes, and the slope of this ray is average product.

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