Research the following question:
Has Quantitative Easing (QE) proven to be an appropriate and effective response to the Great Recession in the United Kingdom and the United States? Compare and contrast QE in both countries from 2008 until the present time.
Within your paper, you must include a discussion and critical analysis of the effect of quantitative easing in both countries including all of the following aspects:
- Bank Lending
- Price Stability
- Private Sector Impact
- Domestic & Foreign Currency Impact
- Commodity Prices
- Gross Domestic Product
- Fiscal Policy / Economic Stimulus Impact
- Microeconomic Factors
- Macroeconomic Factors
The paper must be a minimum of five double-spaced pages and a maximum of eight double spaced pages. You must include a cover page, abstract, reference page and, if necessary, a bibliography page. (These pages as well as charts and graphs do not count towards the minimum/maximum page count.) This assignment must be written in APA format, 6th edition with in-text citations. You must include a minimum of 15 quality academic and/or financial industry references. Review the following list for acceptable references.
- The Financial Times
- The Economist
- The Journal of Finance
- The Wall Street Journal
- Her Majesty’s Treasury
- The Bank of England
- U.S. Department of The Treasury
- The Federal Reserve Bank
- Personal financial blogs
Writing Style: Writing is completely relevant and specific to the topic.
Body of Evidence: Supporting evidence is thorough and relevant and is used effectively to make arguments.
Conclusion: Conclusion emerges logically from primary arguments
Research: → Paper fully adheres to the standards of the APA Style Manual (6th edition). → Paper includes a title page, abstract, and reference page. → A minimum of 15 references in APA format. (6th edition) are cited in-text and listed on the reference page. → Highest quality academic and/or financial industry references given
Mechanics: → No grammatical errors. → No spelling errors.