ECO 205 Economic Theory
ECO 205 Economic Theory ECO 205 Week 1 CheckPoint Principles of Economics ECO 205 Week 1 DQ 1 And DQ 2 ECO 205 Week 2 Assignment Supply and Demand ECO 205 Week 2 CheckPoint Industry Research Part I ECO 205 Week 3 CheckPoint Industry Research Part II ECO 205 Week 3 DQ 1 And DQ 2 ..
ECO 205 Week 1 CheckPoint Principles of Economics Resource: Principles of Economics and Economist.com. Complete question 16 under Problems and Applications in Ch. 1 of Principles of Economics. Find three current articles about the economy on http://www.economist.com. Post a 200- to ..
ECO 205 Week 1 DQ 1 And DQ 2 Week 1 DQ 1 The principles of economics influence your decision making, interaction with others, and the economy as a whole. Give one example of how you are personally affected by each of the three areas. Are you affected positively or negatively? Explain your reas..
ECO 205 Week 2 Assignment Supply and Demand Resources: Appendix C and Interactive Activity: Supply and Demand Visit http://www.bized.co.uk/learn/economics/markets/mechanism/interactive/part1.htm and read the material posted about supply and demand. Explore the concepts of supply and ..
ECO 205 Week 2 CheckPoint Industry Research Part I You will demonstrate information literacy through preparing and gathering information for the activity due this week. Select an industry that is affected by the economy, such as the airline, automotive, home building, or tech..
ECO 205 Week 3 CheckPoint Industry Research Part II Resource: Appendix B Find two sources to help you answer the following questions about the industry you chose. Research any negative or positive externalities the industry produces. Does the transaction of a buyer and seller dire..
ECO 205 Week 3 DQ 1 And DQ 2 Week 3 DQ 1 What are some similarities and differences between monopolies and oligopolies? How would you classify Microsoft? How would you classify the power industry in your area? Explain your reasoning. Week 3 DQ 2 Identify similarities and differences betw..
ECO 205 Week 4 Assignment Taxation Find two articles that discuss the local, state, or federal taxation of a good. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in APA format describing the effects of taxation and price controls on the economy. Is the tax levied on the producers or consumers? Ho..
ECO 205 Week 4 CheckPoint International Trade Debate Part I Write a 200- to 300-word essay in APA format arguing for or against unrestricted international trade. Some possible platforms on which to write are comparative advantage, gains from trade, World Trade Organization, and trade re..
ECO 205 Week 4 CheckPoint International Trade Debate Part II Debate a classmate’s position to Part 1 of the CheckPoint. Write a 200- to 300-word essay arguing the opposite position of your classmate. Use suggestions from Part I to guide your responses. Post II as a Microsoft© Word attach..
ECO 205 Week 5 CheckPoint Labor Market Scenario CheckPoint: Labor Market Scenario Write a scenario that would cause a shift in labor supply and demand. The following areas have had high job growth rates and can be used for your scenario: transportation, insurance, technology, an..
ECO 205 Week 5 DQ 1 And DQ 2 Week 5 DQ 1 Since the September 11th attack there has been an increase in the demand for security personnel—police, air marshals, airport security, etc. How do you think the higher demand has affected the equilibrium wage? In which direction do you think the labor ..
ECO 205 Week 6 Assignment Labor Market Research In the first chapter of the text we discussed the 10 principles of economics. Two principles that help explain how wages are determined in a market economy are #1, People Face Tradeoffs, and #7, Governments Can Sometimes Improve Market Out..
ECO 205 Week 6 CheckPoint Industry Research Part III Resource: Appendix B Research how wage inequality is measured and if it is present in your chosen industry. Find two sources to help you answer the following questions about the industry you chose. Describe any current or past new..
ECO 205 Week 7 CheckPoint Calculation of the Consumer Price Index The Bureau of Labor Statistics follows five steps to calculate Consumer Price Index. Resource: Ch. 24 (pp. 520-522) of Principles of Economics and Appendix D Review Appendix D. Using the chart provided, identify three strengt..
ECO 205 Week 7 DQ 1 And DQ 2 Week 7 DQ 1 What are the advantages and disadvantages of using the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as a measure of productivity and economic health? Explain your answers. Week 7 DQ 2 Discuss the relationship between the level of GDP and economic well-being..
ECO 205 Week 8 CheckPoint Industry Research Part IV Resource: Appendix B · Research monetary and fiscal policies that have affected your chosen industry. · Find two sources to help you answer the following questions about the industry you chose: How have these policies affected the empl..
ECO 205 Week 9 Capstone DQ What are the most important concepts you have learned in this course? How can you apply them to your life? What difference can these concepts or tools make in your everyday life? ..
ECO 205 Week 9 Final Project Industry Research Completion Resource: Appendix A · Write a 1,750- to 2,450-word paper in APA format that provides an economic profile of the industry you have researched. In your paper, discuss how the following impact the industry. Shifts and price ela..
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