the e-Activity, analyze the current position of the Federal Reserve
Chairman and Board related to interest rates, money supply, and inflation,
and the effectiveness related to these decisions. Predict the future of
the economy based on this current strategy. Provide support for your
prediction. (Using the Web to research the history of the federal funds rate including the current rate. Be prepared to discuss. Go to the bank Website where you currently do business or would like to do business and find the current rate on its money market accounts. Be prepared to discuss.)
how investment decisions are influenced by expected future interest rate
movements, indicating any confounding factors by investor habits and the
resulting impact to the investment markets.
Economic turmoil and uncertainty often impact investment
behavior and decision making related to investments and the related liquidity.
Predict how most investors are likely to react with their investment decision
making in times of turmoil, indicating the effectiveness of such decisions.
Provide support for your rationale.
Assess how likely you are to choose the investment option
and the basis for your decision. Evaluate other alternatives to money market
accounting that may align with your investment strategy.