Google
Thursday 
October 18, 2018 

AmosWEB means Economics with a Touch of Whimsy!

AmosWEBWEB*pediaGLOSS*aramaECON*worldCLASS*portalQUIZ*tasticPED GuideXtra CrediteTutorA*PLS
AGGREGATE DEMAND DETERMINANT: A ceteris paribus factor that affects aggregate demand, but which is assumed constant when the aggregate demand curve is constructed. Changes in any of the aggregate demand determinants cause the aggregate demand curve to shift. While a wide variety of specific ceteris paribus factors can cause the aggregate demand curve to shift, it's usually most convenient to group them into the four, broad expenditure categories -- consumption, investment, government purchases, and net exports. The reason is that changes in these expenditures are the direct cause of shifts in the aggregate demand curve. If any determinant affects aggregate demand it MUST affect one of these four expenditures.

Visit the GLOSS*arama

Most Viewed (Number) Visit the WEB*pedia

Lesson 17: Money | Unit 5: Scarcity Page: 24 of 25

Topic: Monetary Policy <=PAGE BACK | PAGE NEXT=>

The key to money is control, that is, monetary policy.

Money is not the root of evil, but it can cause problems:

  • Too much money, can cause inflation.
  • Too little money, can cause a recession.

Therefore:

  • Government is given regulatory responsibility over money. We don't let people print their own money.

However:

  • Government leaders could also use money control for personal reasons.
  • Ideologies play an important role.

The bottom line:

  • Money must be controlled. When they control money they achieve some goals and prevent others.

Course Home | Lesson Menu | Page Back | Page Next

AGGREGATE DEMAND CURVE

A graphical representation of the relation between aggregate expenditures on real production and the price level, holding all ceteris paribus aggregate demand determinants constant. The aggregate demand (AD) curve is one side of the graphical presentation of the aggregate market. The other side is occupied by the long-run aggregate supply curve and/or the short-run aggregate supply curve. The negative slope of the aggregate demand curve captures the inverse relation between aggregate expenditures on real production and the price level. This negative slope is attributable to the interest-rate, real-balance, and net-export effects.

Complete Entry | Visit the WEB*pedia


APLS

YELLOW CHIPPEROON
[What's This?]

Today, you are likely to spend a great deal of time searching for a specialty store seeking to buy either a rechargeable battery for your computer or shoe laces for your snow boots. Be on the lookout for deranged pelicans.
Your Complete Scope

This isn't me! What am I?

The word "fiscal" is derived from a Latin word meaning "moneybag."
"Executives who get there and stay suggest solutions when they present the problems. "

-- Malcolm Forbes, business executive

SWIFT
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications
A PEDestrian's Guide
Xtra Credit
Tell us what you think about AmosWEB. Like what you see? Have suggestions for improvements? Let us know. Click the User Feedback link.

User Feedback



| AmosWEB | WEB*pedia | GLOSS*arama | ECON*world | CLASS*portal | QUIZ*tastic | PED Guide | Xtra Credit | eTutor | A*PLS |
| About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Statement |

Thanks for visiting AmosWEB
Copyright ©2000-2018 AmosWEB*LLC
Send comments or questions to: WebMaster