Write a three to four (3-4) page paper in which you:
1.Discuss the current economic situation in the U.S. as
compared to five (5) years ago. Include interest rates, inflation, and
unemployment rate in your explanation.
2.Explain the changes in interest rates, inflation, and
unemployment rates that your research yielded. Explain one reason for each of
the changes in interest rates, inflation, and unemployment rates that you
identified in Question 1.
3.Identify two (2) strategies based on fiscal and monetary
policy that would encourage people to spend money in order to create economic
4.Explain how the two (2) strategies that you identified in
Question 3 could affect the unemployment, inflation, and interest rates.
5.Use at least three (3) quality resources in this
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
•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
•Analyze imperfectly competitive markets – monopoly,
monopolistic competition, and oligopoly – to understand their profit-maximizing
•Explain the factors and mechanisms of growth.
•Explain how governments use monetary and fiscal policy to
manage the economy.
•Use technology and information resources to
research issues in principles of economics