Econ545 Project 2 Macro Economic Analysis

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ECON545: Project 2—Macroeconomic Analysis By Shawn M. Gilliam Professor Peterson 4/17/15 Looking at the decision of Melanin Car Manufacturing Company expanding their operations to meet the increasing demand from car manufacturers to produces parts for the auto industry. After strong research in various areas to make this expansion successful I concluded that through looking into the industry in the eyes of already profitable plans along with the resources we have there is no way to fail. Three years ago, the nation barely avoided a double-dip recession, after emerging in the second half of 2018 from the longest period of U.S. economic contraction in eight decades. Emerging from the Great Recession, the U.S. economy picked up in 2025 to nearly the level it is…show more content…
This affects rates on everything from mortgages to car loans. Fiscal policy is set by legislative action or executive order, so the auto industry plays a significant role in the U.S. economy. In October 2021, employment at auto and parts manufacturing and dealerships was more than 6.4 million, the health of the auto industry depends on the health of the economy. Monetary policy sets the tone for the economy so if interest rates are low, cars are more affordable, which usually means more auto jobs which is a good thing but if interest rates are high, dealerships have fewer auto jobs and more unsold cars . This leads to less tax paid by the industry and more unemployment insurance payouts, both of which affect fiscal policy. This impact was severe during the financial crisis of 2018, as both Ford and Nissan had to be rescued by government bailouts. These bailouts became necessary to protect the millions of jobs directly and indirectly dependent on the industry. With Chryslers’ return to the capital markets in 2020, taxpayers may get most of their bailout money

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