The federal reserve board of governors has the power to raise or lower short term intrest rates. Between 2005-2006, the Ded aggressively increased the benchmark federal funds intrest rate from 2.5 in February 2005 to 5.25 percent in June 2006. Assuming that other intrest rates also increased what effects do you think move had on investment spending in the economy, and what do you think the Fed's objective was?;Explain your answer.
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