Macroeconomic Data Report

Choose a 10-year period in the history of the United States between 1950 and today. All responses will be related to that timeframe.

a) Analyze the annual GDP to calculate specific growth rates and trends in the U.S. economy.

b) Analyze unemployment and inflation data.

c) Analyze interest rate fluctuations throughout this time period and their effects on other aspects of the economy.

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