Chapter 18 Economic Policy

Study Questions (with Answers)

What is the government's role in stabilizing the economy?

What is the economics of government environmental regulation?

Identify and illustrate the types of policies the federal government has used to influence the general health of the economy and discuss the current debate about those policies.

Multiple Choice Questions (Annotate Bloom's cognitive level in parentheses using this sheet or this sheet for guidance.)

SAMPLE Question (Bloom=Comprehension)
1) Which of the following is FALSE about the United States government under the Articles of Confederation?
A) Most authority rested with the United States Congress rather than the state governments.
B) The Congress had only one house.
C) Each state had only one vote in Congress.
D) There was no president.
E) All of these are false.