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## How do you calculate investment spending?

Thus investment is everything that remains of total expenditure after consumption, government spending, and net exports are subtracted (i.e. **I = GDP − C − G − NX** ).

## What is the formula for a closed economy GDP?

The formula for GDP is: **GDP = C + I + G + (Ex – Im)**

## What is the savings investment spending identity in a closed economy?

According to the savings–investment spending identity, savings and **investment spending are always equal for the economy as a whole**. The budget surplus is the difference between tax revenue and government spending when tax revenue exceeds government spending.

## How do you calculate private investment spending?

**How to Calculate Gross Private Investment**

- Subtract the country’s aggregate personal consumption from the gross domestic product. …
- Subtract the government’s consumption and investment. …
- Subtract the country’s net exports.

## What is the investment formula?

Investment problems usually involve simple annual interest (as opposed to compounded interest), using the interest formula **I = Prt**, where I stands for the interest on the original investment, P stands for the amount of the original investment (called the “principal”), r is the interest rate (expressed in decimal form), …

## What is an example of investment spending?

Money spent on capital goods, or goods used in the production of capital, goods, or services. Investment spending may include purchases such **as machinery, land, production inputs, or infrastructure**.

## How do you calculate total spending?

Written out in full, the equation reads: **aggregate expenditure = household consumption (C) + investments (I) + government spending (G) + net exports (NX)**. Aggregate expenditure is a method that is used to calculate the total value of economic activities, also referred to as the gross domestic product ( GDP ).

## How do you calculate private savings in a closed economy?

**Private savings formula**

- Private savings = household savings + business sector savings.
- S = Y – T – C.
- S = Y – T – C = C + I + G + (X-M) – T – C = I + (G – T) + (X – M)
- S-I = (G – T) + (X – M)
- Let’s draw conclusions from the last equation.

## What is the formula for investment in an open economy?

**Y = C + I + G + X − IM.** Y = C + I + G + NX. In closed economy: National savings = Investment. … If output exceeds domestic spending s, we export the difference: net exports are positive.