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the interest rate causing a downward shift in the LM curve and thus increasing output?

Question: Graphically (i.e., using the IS-LM model) illustrate and explain what effect an increase in default-risk premium (x) will have on the equilibrium output. How can we restore the output to its original level following this change?

Answer: Increase in default-risk premium (x) will make investing in assets riskier causing a decrease in investment demand. The IS curve shifts to the left showing interest rate and output both decreases. Output can be restored by lowering the interest rate causing a downward shift in the LM curve and thus increasing output.

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