Question;Assignment 1: Article;Analysis;Locate a news article about an issue that has been addressed;in Weeks 1 through 3 (e.g., poverty, pollution, etc.) in order to conduct a;meta-analysis of the author?s economic perspective of the selected issue.;Write a six to eight (6-8) page paper in which you;Provide a brief overview / synopsis of the issue.;Discuss the model or economic theory that relates to the;issue presented in the news article.;Discuss what economic theory states and predicts about the;issue presented in the news article.;Assess how the situation / issue presented in the news;article aligns with economic theory. For example, does it make sense from an;economic perspective, is the outcome presented in the article what economic;theory would predict, etc.?;Use at least two (2) quality academic resources. Note;Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources.;Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements;Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size;12), with one-inch margins on all sides, citations and references must follow;APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional;instructions.;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.;The specific course learning outcomes associated with this;assignment are;Analyze the economic impact of major social problems and;issues such as poverty, discrimination, crime, income distribution, the role of;government, and other major issues.;Assess how the economic behavior of individuals, businesses;and governments can affect economic growth, social well-being, and the quality;of life.;Use technology and information resources to research;economic problems and issues.;Write clearly and concisely about economic problems and;issues using proper writing mechanics.;Grading for this;assignment will be based on answer quality, logic / organization of the paper;and language and writing skills, using the following rubric.;Click here to view the grading rubric.
Paper#55660 | Written in 18-Jul-2015Price : $35