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Econ 104

Principles of Macroeconomics

Summer 1st session 2015

INSTRUCTOR:  Parks
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OFFICE: Siegle 315B
PHONE: 935 5665
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http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2010/11/13/weekinreview/deficits-graphic.html

http://www.federalbudgetchallenge.org/

http://crfb.org/stabilizethedebt/

http://www.nathannewman.org/nbs/longbudget06.html

http://www.peterlevine.ws/mt/archives/2008/06/a-budget-simula.html


 
Visit the U.S. National Debt Clock
Debt to the penny
Which One Has the Crisis ?!

 
Federal Reserve Policy

2015 US Congress Control Market


 

 

 

 

 


http://www.biz.uiowa.edu/iem/markets/fedpolicyB.html

 

 

2012 US Presidential Election Markets

Vote Share Market

You are paid (or pay) the DEM or REP vote share

 

  Winner takes ALL

You are paid (or pay) $1 for DEM if the DEMs win

2012 Congressional Election Markets

  2012 Congressional Control

$1 on who controls house/senate

  House Rep gain/hold/lose

  Senate DEM gain/hold/lose

 

  2008 VOTE PERCENTAGE MARKET -

2008 Winner take all market

2008 Democratic Nominee market

2008 Republican Nominee market

     
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
 
 
  mankiw
Last year's assignment from which you can get snapit, the screen shooter
 
2003

Greenspan speaks
Jobs outlook

http://www.townhall.com/issueslibrary/Economics/welcome.html

http://www.j-bradford-delong.net/movable_type/

http://edwards.senate.gov/press/2003/0107-pr.html

http://www.wabash.edu/EconMacro/home.htm
http://216.239.39.100/search?q=cache:zrcYF_FLoQwJ:www.ustreas.gov/press/releases/kd3744.htm+president%27s+economic+package&hl=en&ie=UTF-8
http://www.budget.house.gov/bb03saf.htm
http://www.cpaea.org/invest/news/52.html
http://www.startribune.com/stories/1519/3577164.html
http://www.chn.org/issues/article.asp?Art=925

FED OMC CALENDAR
Real GDP grew at .2% 4th quart. 2001
Real GDP grew at 3.1% 3rd quart. 2002


 
 
 
 
HOW TO PUBLISH
with ws_ftp
2002 Answers to the online evaluation
2002 class presentations are available at
http://economics.wustl.edu/~e124s02/2002/
/presentations/pres.html
I made the link this way so that it is hidden from automatic indexing
OLD 2002, ONLINE COURSE EVALUATION DO NOT USE IT
YOU MUST FILL THE 2003 online evaluation OUT TO GET A GRADE
Fed does NOT change rates 1-30-02