Fiscal and Monetary Policies on Employment, Income and Price Level

Fiscal and Monetary Policies on Employment, Income and Price Level

Title: Impact of fiscal and monetary policies on employment, income and price level.

This project is designed to help students understand management of expansionary and recessionary GDP gaps.

1. Students can use macroeconomic models.

2. When do we employ expansionary monetary and fiscal policies? Evaluate impact of the expansionary monetary and fiscal policies on income, unemployment rate and the price level. Student may examine the 2007-9 recession period.

3. When do we employ contractionary monetary and fiscal policies? Evaluate impact of the contractionary monetary and fiscal policies on income, unemployment rate and the price level. Students may refer to the 1979-1982 inflation period.

Source: Economic Indicators: U.S. Government Printing Office (government budget deficits and changes in money supply)