Explain why the Aggregate Demand  curve (AD) is negatively sloped.

Fully answer the assigned questions in narrative, third person format.  The paper consist of 1200 WORDS. Also, include at least  three (3) scholarly sources in your responses. Paper must be completed in APA format. NO PLAGIARISM! The assignment must be completed by Saturday November 3, 2018 at 11:30PM central time. MUST BE SUBMITTED ON TIME MEETING ALL EXPECTATIONS!

 

1. Explain,  in your own words, each of the three reasons why the Aggregate Demand  curve (AD) is negatively sloped.  Be sure to use the determinants of AD  in your explanation.

 

2. Explain, in your own words, the two reasons why the Aggregate Supply curve (AS) is positively sloped.

 

3. Suppose  a large oil reserve is discovered in South Dakota.  Does this affect  the AS curve for the long-run, short-run, or both?  Explain.

 

4.

(a)  What is meant by a “recessionary gap?”
(b)  What are the two main causes of a recessionary gap?  Explain how each of these events cause unemployment.

 

5.Compare  and contrast the short-run and long-run AS curves for both the  Classical and Keynesian models.  Include in your explanation WHY the AS  curves look different in the two different theories.

 

6. Suppose a war causes a sudden, large increase in government spending.
(a)  What happens to both prices and GDP in the short-run Classical  Model?  Do they increase decrease or stay the same?  Explain.
(b)  What happens to both prices and GDP in the short-run Keynesian  model?  Do they increase decrease or stay the same?  Explain.

7. Look up current statistics for inflation and GDP in the economy.  Use  these statistics to determine what phase of the business cycle the  economy is currently in.  Be specific as to what is going on with the  aggregate supply and/or aggregate demand curves.