Monthly Archives: December 2013

”vocab practice”

Seasonal Unemployment: shops closing down for a certain season Structural Unemployment: Not having the right skills for a certain job Frictional Unemployment: searching for awhile for a new job Globalization: local markets turning into global markets Census: an official count of … Continue reading

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CHAPTER 20 SECTION 2 AND 3

SECTION two Causes of inflation is the growth of money supply, changes in aggregate demand, and changes in aggregate supply. The effect of inflation is it decreases purchasing power. Inflation decreases a consumers purchasing power. The CPI is a measurement that … Continue reading

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gas prices

1.The nationwide average for gas prices peaked at $4.15 a gallon. 2.Concerns about hurricanes and high oil prices. 3.If the oil amount drops the price will increase. 4.There is an unstable global market. 5.Energy costs are an economic challenge because … Continue reading

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CHAPTER 20 SECTION 1 QUESTIONS

1.People being in between jobs, not having enough skill to match the job available, the company shuts down for a certain season, recessions & depressions. 2.Harvest schedules, demand for holiday workers, or vacations. 3.Cyclical unemployment is when unemployment goes up … Continue reading

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saving and investing

It’s better to not put as much money into something than to put a lot and lose it. Do not put all your money into one investment because then you could lose it all. Pay attention to what you’re putting … Continue reading

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chapter 15 section 1,2,3 assessment

section 1: 1.benefits are to promote economic growth. risks is like you could lose money. 2.investment is something bought for future financial benefit. 3.financial system , financial intermediaries , financial assets. 4.mutual fund. 5.because the information is printed in an … Continue reading

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ATMs/stocks

you have to have cash or check to go to the store. you will have to go inside a bank to be able to get your money. my stock was low and it went up and i might sell some … Continue reading

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