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Gross Domestic Product

In this discussion, we will be considering Gross Domestic Product.

Instructions
In a summary, address the following items:

Describe what gross domestic product is and how it is measured. There are several transactions that are excluded from measuring GDP such as financial transactions, second-hand goods, etc.
Explain what these excluded transactions are and why they are excluded.
Select one of these excluded transactions and give your thoughts on how GDP would currently change if that item were included.

unemployment

In this module discussion, we will be discussing unemployment.

Instructions
In a response summarizing unemployment, address the following questions:

What does the term unemployment mean to you? Do a little research and find the current unemployment rate and share with your classmates.
What trends do you feel we have seen in the unemployment rate over the past 10 to 20 years.
What factors do you feel have influenced these trends?
Where appropriate, cite examples from your text or other readings.

2008 Financial Crisis

Investigate the causes and effects of the 2008 Financial Crisis or The Great Recession. You will have to delve deep into the banking structures and practices, as well as the government response to the crisis. Create a report of your findings. Your report may be in any form you wish essay,etc.

Imagine that you are trying to explain the 2008 Financial crisis to a person from the 1930's (remember that other crisis, the Great Depression) or to someone your age or older who has never heard of it (perhaps they were in a coma for a decade!). Essentially, your goal is to explain the problem in terms that are easy to understand.

Externalities


Externalities Assignment


The purpose of this assignment is to assess your understanding of economic externalities, public goods and how they are paid for. Write a 1 to 1.5 page (500-750 words) essay. In your paper, discuss the definition of externality, why government intervention is usually required to address the economic failure that results, and how taxes are used to fund this.

Use your textbook and at least one other reliable source to find information. The online library or Google Scholar are both good options.

Structure your paper as follows:
1. Intro paragraph (5 points) provide overview of the information you will cover, including describing how externalities, market failures, and taxes are related.

2. Body paragraphs (15 points) detailed description of each of the following as they relate to your thesis.
a. Taxes
i. Clearly define and give an example of each type of tax approaches: proportional, regressive, progressive. The

Macroeconomics

A final paper that focuses on the course content, applied in the setting of your current or past employer. In this paper you will focus on the following:
1. Provide a description of the company at which you work(ed).
2. Describe an agency problem (not just any problem) within the firm and discuss what you think is causing the problem and how the problem might be better controlled.
3. Describe the job dimensions of the firm and discuss whether or not you believe the current design is appropriate for the firm. Discuss any suggestions you might have for improving the job design.
4. Describe the compensation package for executives/employees within the firm and discuss whether or not you believe that the compensation package is effective. Discuss any suggestions that you might have for improving the compensation package.
5. Describe the individual performance measures for executives/employees within the firm and discuss whether or not you believe that the performance measures

Macroeconomics

Describe an experience that you have had working on a team. As part of your response discuss how the team was evaluated. Also discuss whether or not the free-rider problem existed on your team. If it did exist also discuss how/if the problem was addressed. If the problem did not exist discuss why not or how the problem was managed.

Macroeconomics

W. Edwards Deming, often referred to as the leading quality guru in the United States, and psychologist Alfie Kohn support the idea that incentive pay is not a motivator for individuals to do a good job. Yet economists argue that incentive compensation does work and as economist George Baker notes in his 1993 article in the Harvard Business Review titled "Rethinking Rewards," "The problem is not that incentives can't work but that they work too well." What does Baker mean? Discuss the importance of a well-developed compensation plan in attracting and retaining good employees and how to keep those plans from "working too well."

economic evaluations

    Analyze and select two types of economic evaluations. Compare the two evaluations, in relation to the factors that may affect the decision to conduct each of the economic evaluations.
    Describe at least two potential ethical and social issues related to program implementation.
    Explain the approach(s) you might take to address these ethical issues.

2008 Financial Crisis

2008 Financial Crisis

Investigate the causes and effects of the 2008 Financial Crisis or The Great Recession. You will have to delve deep into the banking structures and practices, as well as the government response to the crisis.

The Big Short is a great movie to help you get a handle on the practices that lead to the banks being on the brink of failure.

Watch videos that summarize the crisis and try to read some economists' opinion (found in newspapers, journals etc) about the whole crisis.

Create a report of your findings.

Financial Crisis of 2008

2008 Financial Crisis

Investigate the causes and effects of the 2008 Financial Crisis or The Great Recession. You will have to delve deep into the banking structures and practices, as well as the government response to the crisis.

The Big Short is a great movie to help you get a handle on the practices that lead to the banks being on the brink of failure.

Watch videos that summarize the crisis and try to read some economists' opinion (found in newspapers, journals etc) about the whole crisis.

Create a report of your findings.
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