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Ch 11: Money, Banking, and Financial Markets: Tutoring Solution

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The Money, Banking and Financial Markets chapter of this College Macroeconomics Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about money, banking and financial markets. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the money, banking and financial markets functions required in a typical college macroeconomics course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other macroeconomics work.
  • Identify the money, banking and financial markets concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our college macroeconomics tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about money, banking and financial markets and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding present and future value, functions of money, Fractional Reserve System, money multiplier, demand curves or any other money, banking and financial markets topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their economics learning
  • Prefer learning economics visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their money, banking and financial markets unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in macroeconomics
  • Don't have access to their economics teacher outside of class

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  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn about money, banking and financial markets on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Name the basic types of financial assets.
  • Define present and future value.
  • Become familiar with the different methods for measuring the money supply.
  • Explain what money is.
  • List the four basic functions of money.
  • Discuss the required and excess reserves of the fractional reserve system.
  • Learn about the cumulative effects of bank lending.
  • Use the money multiplier to calculate cumulative changes in the money supply.
  • Explain how money demand is affected by interest rates.
  • Understand the money market through the money supply and money demand curves.

15 Lessons in Chapter 11: Money, Banking, and Financial Markets: Tutoring Solution
Types of Financial Assets: Money, Stocks & Bonds

1. Types of Financial Assets: Money, Stocks & Bonds

For an economy to operate effectively, consumers and businesses need a common medium of exchange and mechanisms to encourage some people to save, others to borrow and others to invest. In any modern economy, these needs are met with money, stocks and bonds.

Present and Future Value: Calculating the Time Value of Money

2. Present and Future Value: Calculating the Time Value of Money

A central concept in business and finance is the time value of money. We will use easy to follow examples and calculate the present and future value of both sums of money and annuities.

Measuring the Money Supply: Explanation and Examples

3. Measuring the Money Supply: Explanation and Examples

Discover how the Federal Reserve defines the money supply by exploring the components of the money stock. In this lesson, we also look at the money supply in terms of function and liquidity.

What is Money? - Definition and Types

4. What is Money? - Definition and Types

In this lesson, you'll learn what money is and its four basic functions. You'll also take a look at how it benefits society and explore the different types of money.

The Four Basic Functions of Money

5. The Four Basic Functions of Money

This lesson uses real-world examples to describe the four basic functions that money serves in an economy. These basic functions help to create the foundation of the money system.

Fractional Reserve System: Required and Excess Reserves

6. Fractional Reserve System: Required and Excess Reserves

This lesson provides an overview of basic banking concepts, illustrating how deposits turn into required reserves and excess reserves. It also covers how a bank accounts for these items on its balance sheet.

How Money Is Made: Understanding Bank Lending in the Economy

7. How Money Is Made: Understanding Bank Lending in the Economy

In this lesson, you'll learn how a single deposit in a local bank increases the money supply and filters through the economy with the help of the fractional reserve banking system.

Money and Multiplier Effect: Formula and Reserve Ratio

8. Money and Multiplier Effect: Formula and Reserve Ratio

In this lesson, explore the concept of the multiplier effect and the money multiplier. Then, learn the formula for calculating changes in the money supply.

Money Demand and Interest Rates: Economics of Demand

9. Money Demand and Interest Rates: Economics of Demand

Learn about the differences between money, wealth and income and explore the factors that determine the demand for money in an economy. Take a look at the demand curve for money as well.

The Money Market: Money Supply and Money Demand Curves

10. The Money Market: Money Supply and Money Demand Curves

This lesson explores an economic model describing the supply and demand for money in a nation, referred to as the money market. It also describes the central bank's role in controlling the money supply, which impacts interest rates and the greater economy.

Regulatory Agencies: Definition, Role & Impact on Business

11. Regulatory Agencies: Definition, Role & Impact on Business

Few business activities are not subject to the watchful eye of regulators. In this lesson, you'll learn about regulatory agencies, including their role and impact on business. A short quiz follows the lesson.

Representative Money: Definition & Overview

12. Representative Money: Definition & Overview

While money has been around since ancient times, it has taken different forms. In this lesson, you'll learn about representative money, why it's useful, and why it has limitations. A short quiz follows the lesson.

Revenue Sharing: Definition, Model & Examples

13. Revenue Sharing: Definition, Model & Examples

This lesson explains the concept of revenue sharing. It provides a model and an in-depth look at revenue sharing in action. When you are through, you can take a brief quiz.

What is a Budget Deficit? - Definition, Causes & History

14. What is a Budget Deficit? - Definition, Causes & History

Budget deficits are an important policy issue facing the United States. In this lesson, you'll learn about what a budget deficit is, its causes and its history in the United History. You'll also have a chance to take a short quiz.

Intrinsic Value of Stocks: Definition, Formula & Example

15. Intrinsic Value of Stocks: Definition, Formula & Example

The intrinsic value of a stock is a price for the stock based solely on factors inside the company. It eliminates the external noise involved in market prices. We will learn two methods for arriving at intrinsic value with examples and calculations.

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