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The Theory of Investment

 Bob Murphy
  21st-Dec-2016
Description: Leading theories to explain each type of investment. why investment is negatively related to the interest rate. things that shift the investment function. why investment rises during booms and falls during recessions.Three types of investment: - Business fixed investment: businesses’ spending on equipment and structures for use in production. Residential investment: purchases of new housing units (either by occupants or landlords). Inventory investment: the value of the change in inventories of finished goods, material, and supplies, and work in progress.
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Domain: Business
Category: Entrepreneurial
Contributing Organization: The Boston College
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Contents:
CHAPTER

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The Theory of Investment

Modified for ECON 2204
by Bob Murphy
© 2016 Worth Publishers, all rights reserved

IN THIS CHAPTER, YOU WILL LEARN:

§ leading theories to explain each type of
investment

§ why investment is negatively related to the interest
rate

§ things that shift the investment function
§ why investment rises during booms and falls
during reces ... See more

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