Essays Tagged: "United States Economy"

Actions of The Fed at Full Employment in Long Run Equilibrium

The United States economy is currently producing at a level of full employment in long-run equilibrium. ...

(3 pages) 120 0 3.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

A Document Based Essay Question explaining the Industrial Revolution during the 1800s. -how the US changed during the Revolution and the different problems it faced

During the late 1800s, the United States economy changed due to new inventions, remarkably rapid growth, and new forms of commu ...

(3 pages) 277 1 3.5 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Document Based Essay Question describing the Great Depression. Summary and how it affected the US - problems we faced and how they were resolved

The Great Depression was the worst economic slump in United States history. It affected not only the United States, but also other countries worldwide. I ... apparently an illusion. In October 1929, the stock market crashed. This financial disaster sunk the United States economy into great turmoil. This period of suffering and despair became known as the G ... uilding projects to push some money into the economy. He suspended World War I debt payments to the United States by the European nations. As a last resort, he set up the Reconstruction Finance Corpor ...

(8 pages) 223 0 3.8 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Postal Service As a Monopoly

- -Postal Service As a MonopolyIn the United States economy most markets can be classified into fourdifferent markets structures. But, eac ... markets can be classified into fourdifferent markets structures. But, each and every market in the UnitedStates is completely unique from the others. Generally the best type ofmarket structure for th ... ons were perfect competition isn't the best choice for the publicon account of various reasons. The United States Postal Service is oneof them and since the Postal Service is a monopoly, it is its own ...

(5 pages) 193 0 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

The ecomomic growth of Sugar in the United States.

SUGARThe United States produces about 8 million tons (7.25 million tons) of sugar a year. "This provides $21. ... The Red River Valley in Minnesota and North Dakota is the largest sugar-beet growing region in the United States.As shown in the first paragraph, the sugar industry is a large part of the United Stat ... nomy. In this paper, I will show how the supply and demand of sugar has affected the economy of the United States."Supply of a product is the amount of it that businesses are willing and able to offer ...

(2 pages) 76 0 2.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Why does the United States have an inconvertible money standard?

Why does the United States have an inconvertible money standard?The United States economy has an inconvertible mo ... an inconvertible money standard, due to the fact of two main reasons; the first reason is that the United States cannot possibly backup the dollars of the growing economy and the growing population o ... d had a value of 1/20.67 of an ounce for every dollar when there were several million people in the United States. That would mean that for every one person, for every one dollar, there had to be at l ...

(1 pages) 87 3 1.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Rates & Indexes

The main events of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's (FDR) life. These include, his fight with congress over American involvement in WW2, the Great Depression and his New Deal. Includes Bibliography.

out Frederick Delano Roosevelt's prestigious career as president, he made huge contributions to the United States socially and economically through many trials and tribulations in both his political a ... ed in the time of depression, as Roosevelt through a number of Administrations, was able to put the United States economy back on track. The American people adored Roosevelt, as they elected him four ...

(14 pages) 234 0 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Description of the American economy of the 1920's

t come DownWe've all heard the phrase "What goes up must come down". This phrase also described the United States economy of the 1920's. The first World War made the U.S. a world power. While other co ...

(1 pages) 106 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Talks about foriegn trade policies.

acilitate trade by lessening the effect of custom restrictions. This type of free trade is what the United States trade policies are based on. Within the theoretical model of free trade world leaders ... its and costs. No doubt, the benefits far outweigh the costs; however, the costs are very real. The United States Foreign-Trade Zone policy allows the United States economy to enjoy relatively greater ...

(3 pages) 78 1 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

America's Growing Economy in 2003.

This is an essay that discusses the United States economy This article discusses the American Economy at its present state(November 2003 ... several months. This report should be important to those students soon to enter the job market.The United States economy is struggling to overcome the obstacles it has encountered throughout the past ... ey policies are allowing many companies and individuals incentives for investment opportunities.The United States is slowing moving out of economic uncertainty, and optimism about the economy is displ ...

(3 pages) 116 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

The Great Depression: a step by step look on what went wrong.

Hoover President in 1928, the mood of the general public was one of optimism and confidence in the United States economy. Most people believed that national prosperity would continue indefinitely. In ... s of the 1920s believed that the stock market was the chief indicator of the economic health of the United States. In September of 1929, stock prices began to fluctuate, but market analysts dismissed ...

(11 pages) 177 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > The Great Depression

The advancement, development and integration of the Federal Reserve System

l Reserve System--which, in generalized terms, is America's central bank--has greatly benefited the United States' economy. Toward that end, the Federal Reserve System has created and maintained many ... Reserve System has created and maintained many services for both the government and citizens of the United States; these services include the regulation of financial institutions, maintaining of the p ...

(3 pages) 152 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Tecnology and Economics

During the 1800s, the United States economy grew dramatically due to new inventions, remarkably rapid growth, and new form ... e American Revolution changed the views of the colonists, a change which embodied the spirit of the United States that would be felt for years to come.In the early to mid 1800's, trade unions were div ... dustries across the country." The late 19th century was a time of great economic advancement in the United States. The United States was out-producing Europe, including Great Britain, France and Germa ...

(4 pages) 139 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

The Impact of Illegal Mexican Immigrants on the U.S. Economy

The United States economy is currently faced with many obstacles. Our country has been struck by terrori ... the chart below, Mexicans make up more than fifty percent of the total number of immigrants to the United States in 2000. By the year 2050, the Hispanic population will be the second largest in Ameri ... e female. One of the reason for the mass immigration is the wage discrepancy between Mexico and the United States. The difference is 8 to 1 with the U.S. versus Mexico. In 1983, over one million peopl ...

(9 pages) 562 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Judging the US economy

economic condition as good is at its lowest level since April 1994. (Jacobe, 2002) Even though the United States economy is in a relatively shallow recession, industries are still working well becaus ... in a slowdown; the rest of the world economy has a flirting with recession. This ripple is because United States has acted as a universal engine for growth for many years; the cooling down of its eco ...

(3 pages) 191 2 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Cyber Crimes

Cyber crime is "bleeding millions of dollars" from the United States economy. Internet Fraud is "any type of fraud scheme that uses one or more components ...

(4 pages) 144 0 3.9 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Exporting Jobs

that answer by looking at our largest automobile manufacturer. As goes General Motors, so goes the United States economy. One of our nation's fastest growing exports is not food, electronics, cars, o ... e legislation policies for "protectionism." The reason why jobs should not be made to remain in the United States is if the companies cannot produce these goods and services cheaper than they can here ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Benefits of Midwestern Agriculture on United States Economy

Midwestern agriculture has an enormous impact on the United States Economy. It provides jobs for thousands of workers through its 600,000 farms located w ... e able to function economically if farming and agriculture were no longer a part of it society. The United States economy overall would suffer as well if agriculture in this region ceased to exist. Du ... ricultural region allows for opportune trading with Canada. This plays a major role in allowing the United States and Canada to maintain the status of being each other's most important trading partner ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.3 Jan/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Agriculture

The Impact of Minorities on the United States Economy

IntroductionThe United States' economy fluctuates from one day to another. Several factors contribute to this occurr ... it of a slump, considering minority businesses contribute close to $1 billion. With the help of the United States Small Business Association, entrepreneurs are able to make a success out of their aspi ... pirations, which bring many new jobs for our society.Immigration has had a tremendous impact on the United States' economy as well. There are both positive and negative effects of immigration. Employe ...

(7 pages) 289 1 3.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Analysis of economic growth in the US 1815-1860

The period between the American Revolution and the Civil War had great significance for the United States' economy. Although initially the economy seemed unstable at first, after the second wa ... later the West. From the invention of cotton gins to the adaptation of railways one can see how the United States used their opportunities and resources to their full advantage, transforming their eco ...

(6 pages) 72 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History