XECO 212 week 5 CheckPoint: Money Supply and the Multiplier - 13136

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   CheckPoint: Money Supply and the Multiplier


·         Assume that the banking system has total reserves of $100 billion. Assume also that required reserves are 10 percent of checking deposits and that banks hold no excess reserves and households hold no currency.


·         Submit a 250- to 300-word response addressing the following questions:


o    Calculate the money supply and explain how you came to this answer.

o    What is the money multiplier?

o    If the Fed now raises required reserves to 20 percent of deposits, what is the change in reserves and the change in money supply?


·         Post your assignment as an attachment.


·         Post the Certificate of Originality as an attachment.


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   CheckPoint: Money Supply and the Multiplier



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