16. Imports Reduce Multiplier Effects Induced C in closed economy Induced C in open economy AS AD 1 AD 2 AD 3 AD 4 LO1 Real Output (Income) (dollars per time period) Price Level (average price) Fiscal injection
85. Economic Policy Delays There is a period of time from when an economic problem emerges until it can be recognized. Once it is recognized, it takes time to design a policy response and time for the policy to be implemented. By the time the policy has an impact on the economy the economic situation may have changed, and the action may propel the economy in the wrong direction. Economic Problem Emerges. Economic Problem Recognized. Design Policy. Implement Policy. Economic Situation Changed. Economy Propelled in Wrong Direction.