Research Assignment each of the questions must have at least a half of page of writing supported by more than the textbook refererence, it must come from the FNU Library. And, please do not forget to reference your in-text. In order to obtain your max points your work must be original in at least 70%.
Answer the following questions:
– Discuss the impact of the bank mergers on the structure of American banking. Why do banks merge?
– What is the federal funds market? How does it help banks strike a balance between liquidity and profitability?
– Why has the Federal Reserve chosen to focus on the federal funds rate rather than some other interest rate as a tool of monetary policy?
– What is the difference between a depreciation of the dollar and a devaluation of the dollar?
– Explain why a U. S. recession that occurs as the rest of the world is expanding will tend to reduce the U. S. Trade deficit.