What is the difference between real and nominal GDP? If the president of the United States (or your instructor) asked you to evaluate the economy over the past five years, which one would you use and why?

Discussion 1* What is the difference between real and nominal GDP? If the president of the United States (or your instructor) asked you to evaluate the economy over the past five years, which one would you use and why?* Requirements: 250 words minimumDiscussion 2* Virtually all economists and policymakers agree that, within limits, higher employment is better. If this is true, couldn’t the government create more employment by hiring people to dig holes and fill them in again? Is this good economic policy?* Requirements: 250 words minimum
Textbook: Gwartney, J. D., Stroup, R. L., Sobel, R. S., & Macpherson, D. A. (2018). Economics: Private and public choice (16th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning.ISBN-13: 9781305506725