Intermediate Macroeconomics

Why is the theory of inflation that we have learnt in the class called classical theory?


Give an example of a transaction whose value does not qualify as a part of nominal GDP. Also give an example where it does.


Suppose that the velocity of money is constant. Now, real GDP grows by 5% per year, the money stock grows by 14% per year and the nominal interest rate is 11%. Calculate the real interest rate.


Suppose a country has a money demand function (M/P)d= kY, where k is a constant parameter. The money supply grows by 12% per year and the real income grows by 4% per year.


Define seigniorage. Suppose Fed prints one thousand $10 bills incurring a cost of $0.5/bill. What is the seigniorage here?

Define inflation tax