Principles of Macroeconomics
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Question 5 of 8
An economy is facing moderate output growth but significantly high inflation rates. The Federal Reserve can undertake which of the following policy actions to address the problem?
Decreasing the income tax rate
Decreasing the federal funds rate
Decreasing the money supply
Decreasing the required reserve ratio
Buying bonds on the open market
CLEP® Principles of Macroeconomics Examination Guide
The Principles of Macroeconomics exam covers aggregate demand and aggregate supply, and monetary and fiscal policy tools.
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