This is a paper covering foreign exchange rates, combined with a second paper covering the topic of inflationary pressures on the U.S. economy and the role of the U.S. federal reserve bank - the Fed.
This paper discusses five major events from the twentieth century and their impact on American society, economics and politics: 1) Brown v. Board of Education, 2) McCarthyism, 3) Vietnam War, 4) Watergate, and 5) Reaganomics.
Economic Indicator Forecasts
This paper examines approximately one- and two-year forecasts for each of four economic indicators and selects the most reliable of each.
This paper answers two forum questions on finance, one on how a cost-efficient market reduces prices of goods and the other on what would happen if people lost faith in the U.S. standard of living.
RISING PHARMACEUTICAL SPENDING.
Examines causes & effects, research & development, testing, impact on health care system, generics & brand names, profit, managed care. Charts.
Federal Reserve Bank
This paper is about the federal reserve bank. It answers these questions: What is our central bank called and what monetery authority is it assigned with? What are the powers of the central bank? What are the tools available to it to control the money supply and how are they used? How is its board of governors selected? Describe in detail the functioning of the central bank. How has the bank handled the various financial crises since its inception?