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Nominal and Real Interest Rates

Nominal and Real Interest Rates

This case quantifies real interest rates over time. This activity can be used as either (a) an instructor-led example in which the instructor shows –either on paper or a screen– the data and students analyze them, or (b) as a student exploration in which students find the specified data. Instructors with less time could use option (a) and instructors interested in their students learning about the FRED database could use option (b).This activity...

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