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RECOVERY: A early expansionary phase of the business cycle shortly after a contraction has ended, but before a full-blown expansion begins. During a recovery, the unemployment rate remains relatively high, but it is beginning to fall. Real gross domestic product has begun to increase, usually rapidly. However, because the contraction remains fresh in the minds of many, it may not be immediately clear that the trough of the contraction has been reached.

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Lesson 19: Money Creation | Unit 4: The Multiplier Page: 18 of 23

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Checkable deposits are only part of the money supply.
  • Looking only at checkable deposits, a $100 deposit gives us $1,000 with a deposit multiplier of 10.
However:
  • Money, in total, doesn’t expand by $1,000.
  • First: Banks might keep a few excess reserves, which limits deposit and money creation.
  • Second: Loans might leak out of checkable deposits and into savings deposits, which limits money creation.
  • Third: Loans might leak out of checkable deposits and into cash, which limits reserves and money creation.
Note:
  • The Federal Reserve uses a complex money multiplier to control the amount of money circulating in the economy.

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A network of 37 government banking institutions that are part of the U.S. Federal Reserve System and are responsible for supervising, regulating, and interacting with commercial banks and carrying out the policies established by the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. Federal Reserve Banks are often termed bankers' banks in that they provide banking services to commercial banks. The 37 separate banks--12 District Banks and 25 Branch Banks--spread across the country are what help make the Federal Reserve System a decentralized central bank.

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