Federal Reserve

In your paper: 1. Describe the ways in which the Federal Reserve adjusted money policy tools in response to the financial crisis of 2007–2009; assess the success or effectiveness of those adjustments. 2. Assess to what extent the financial crisis of 2007–2009 compromised the independence of the Federal Reserve. 3. Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of using monetary policy versus fiscal policy when promoting economic activity and preserving price stability. 4. Describe one anticipated result or economic consequence of the Fed’s actions and the extent to which it actually occurred. 5. Describe one unintended consequence (such as economic, social, or political) of the Federal Reserve’s actions. 6. Use data from the Fed publications and other sources to support all of your positions. Cite at least four academic quality references. 7. Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length. Do not worry about number 7. I just need the essay written along with the 4 URL’s for the references. Thanks