Random Fact

The combined (federal, state, local) top corporate income tax rate in the United States is 39.2% (average for all states). It's the highest in the world. The top rate in Japan is 38%. The top rate in Switzerland is 22%. The top rate in Brazil is 34%. The top rate in Mexico is 30%. The top rate in Canada is 34% (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/30/us-corporate-tax-rate_n_1392310.html and http://www.tradingeconomics.com/brazil/corporate-tax-rate).

Unit 9: Functions of Money

Introduction
Section 1: Functions of Money
Section 2: Money Supply Measures
Section 3: The United States Banking System
Section 4: Federal Reserve Tools to Change the Money Supply
Section 5: Banks' Balance Sheets and Fractional Reserve Banking
Section 6: The Process of Money Creation
Section 7: The Significance of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Section 8: Velocity and the Quantity Theory of Money
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