Question 2:

Suppose that, at a time when there is full employment, the government announces a substantial increase the money supply to finance public investment projects but then reneges and, without further announcement, does not expand the money supply at all. As a result

1. unemployment will increase in the short run but the price level will be unaffected in the long run.

2. nothing will happen to either the unemployment rate or the price level because the government does not actually increase the money supply.

3. unemployment will increase in the short-run and the price level will fall in the long run.

4. there will be a permanent change in the unemployment rate.

Choose the correct option.