Released Exam 2005

# Question 19

• Classical economists vs. Keynesian economists

# Question 22

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# Question 26

• Stagflation is often caused by a SUPPLY side shock.

# Question 36

![The rational expectations theory is an economic idea that the people make choices based on their rational outlook, available information and past experiences. The theory suggests that the current expectations in the economy are equivalent to what people think the future state of the economy will become. Rational Expectations Theory

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# Question 42

• Current account deficit = Capital account surplus

• Capital account surplus = Current account deficit