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Economic Regulation

  1. What is the difference between the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the Dodd-Frank Act?

  2. Why should investors care about risk weighted assets of a bank?

  3. How do I calculate the capital to risk weight assets ratio for a bank in Excel?

  4. What are the main differences between a mixed economic system and pure capitalism?

  5. What are some disadvantages of a mixed economic system?

  6. What are some common features of a mixed economic system?

  7. How does the Affordable Care Act affect moral hazard in the health insurance industry?

  8. How can I calculate the leverage ratio using tier 1 capital?

  9. How was Glass-Steagall weakened prior to its repeal?

  10. How is free enterprise affected by monetary policy?

  11. In what types of economies are regressive taxes common?

  12. What financial regulation exist to control the secondary market?

  13. How do commercial banks us the 'money multiplier' to create money?

  14. Are there any exceptions to the law of demand?

  15. Besides Porter's 5 forces, what other forces shape industry in the 21st century?

  16. How does a government raise the economy's money supply?

  17. How does contractionary fiscal policy lead to the opposite of the crowding out effect?

  18. What are some examples of free market economies?

  19. What is the difference between a monopolistic market and monopolistic competition?

  20. What is the difference between mercantilism and imperialism?

  21. How does float affect the nation's money supply?

  22. What are the most important aspects of a capitalist system?

  23. How does money supply affect interest rates?

  24. What role does the government play in capitalism?

  25. What are the main arguments in favor of the privatization of public goods?

  26. Where did the term "capitalism" come from?

  27. How long should an expansionary economic policy be implemented?

  28. Which is more effective: expansionary fiscal policy or expansionary monetary policy?

  29. How does the law of supply and demand affect the stock market?

  30. What are some different kinds of expansionary policy?

  31. What makes command economies fail?

  32. What are some examples of expansionary fiscal policy?

  33. Why have most modern nations evolved into free market economies?

  34. Why is free enterprise often associated with being politically conservative?

  35. What economic measures can be taken to encourage free enterprise?

  36. How does a government decide what industries to subsidize?

  37. How did mercantilism contribute to the American Revolution?

  38. How does monetary policy impact the cost of debt?

  39. To what extent can a government intervene in a market economy?

  40. Is Pareto Efficiency the same thing as perfect competition?

  41. Are monopolies always bad?

  42. How does fiscal policy impact the budget deficit?

  43. How are subsidies justifiable in a free market system?

  44. What are the advantages and disadvantages of a command economy?

  45. What is the difference between real and nominal interest rates?

  46. How does government policy impact microeconomics?

  47. What's the difference between monopoly and monopsony?

  48. What are some of the ways that economic growth can be achieved?

  49. What are the most famous monopolies?

  50. How would a true market economy ensure that the world never runs out of oil

  51. Is the United States considered a market economy or a mixed economy?

  52. What impact does economics have on government policy?

  53. What happens when a country focuses exclusively on its competitive advantage?

  54. Who determines the LIBOR rate?

  55. How do central banks impact interest rates in the economy?

  56. How is comparative advantage used as a justification for free trade policies?

  57. How is an economy formed and why does it grow?

  58. What is the role of the nation-state in globalization?

  59. What nations are actively recruiting FDI (foreign direct investments)?

  60. How long has the U.S. run fiscal deficits?

  61. If a particular good's price elasticity is high, does this mean the supplier should ...

  62. How does quantitative easing in the U.S. affect the stock market?

  63. What are some examples of successful implementation of monetary policy?

  64. What are the differences between capitalism and socialism?

  65. What is the history of the market economy?

  66. How does quantitative easing in the U.S. affect global markets?

  67. What impact does quantitative easing have on banks in the U.S.?

  68. Why do Keynesian economists focus on the lower boundary of interest rates?

  69. What is the difference between Economic Value Added (EVA) and Market Value Added ...

  70. In what instances is quantitative easing used?

  71. How does the Federal Reserve determine the discount rate?

  72. What is the affect of the invisible hand on consumers?

  73. How is the invisible hand affected in a communist or socialist economy?

  74. What is the affect of the invisible hand on the government?

  75. How does the invisible hand affect a capitalist economy?

  76. What impact does quantitative easing have on consumers in the U.S.?

  77. How can quantitative easing be effective in the economy?

  78. How successful is fiscal policy in guiding the national economy?

  79. What does the term 'invisible hand' refer to in the economy?

  80. Who thinks fiscal deficits are a good idea?

  81. What precise measures are implemented in most monetary policies?

  82. What is the difference between monetary policy and fiscal policy?

  83. Under what circumstances will a government change its monetary policy?

  84. How does monetary policy influence inflation?

  85. What are the major differences between a monopoly and an oligopoly?

  86. How does the government influence the securities market?

  87. What happens to the fines collected by the Securities and Exchange Commission?

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