Using the e-Activity, compare the unemployment rate in your
state to the national average of the past four years. Compare the trends in
relation to the types of unemployed workers in your state. Provide support for
Go to the Bureau of Labor
Statistics at www.bls.gov. Navigate to “Subject Areas” at the top of the home page, and
then under “Unemployment,” review both National Unemployment Rate and Local
Area Unemployment Statistics. Next, navigate to “Database & Tools” at
the top of the home page, and select “Top Picks”. Be prepared to discuss.
Imagine that you have a fixed 30-year interest rate for your
mortgage, and the economy has experienced unanticipated inflation. Examine who
the winner and loser would be. Is it the borrower or the lender in the given
scenario? Provide support for your response.