Economic Analysis a Canadian Policy: Seventh Edition deals with concepts and theories in economics and its relation to Canadian economic policies. The book is divided into two parts. Part I is a general overview of economics and includes topics such as basic economic decisions, economic policies and analysis, supply and demand, market price, and the role of the government in the economy. Part II deals with the Canadian economy - its economic goals, economic growth, and national income; its banking systems; its fiscal policy, public debt, and budget deficit; and international trade policies, patterns, and rationale. Part III covers consumer demand, production costs, supply, market competition, and market structure. Part IV talks about labor market and wages, income distribution in Canada, and regional income disparity. The text is recommended for economists and financial analysts, especially those who would like to study about Canada's economy and its policies.Prior to 1980, the Bank of Canada set the Bank Rate by decree, and would change it irregularly in response to changing economic circumstances. ... When a chartered bank borrows from the Bank of Canada, the Bank increases the chartered banka#39;s cash reserves by the amount borrowed. ... The Bank Rate is a useful technique, however, for the Bank of Canada to influence interest rates directly.
|Title||:||Economic Analysis & Canadian Policy|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2013-09-24|