Trade War Between China and United States

•Name one economic issue that you have heard discussed by your friends, coworkers, or on the news that you wish you understood better •Research this issue. Find two explanations explaining this issue. One should be a video or popular press article, but one must be a...

Aspects of Macroeconomic Government Policy

Statement 1: “there is a certain crowd in Washington who, for the last few decades, have said, let’s respond to this economic challenge with the same old tune. The market will take care of everything, they tell us. If we just cut more regulations and cut...

Price Ceiling and Price Floor

In this discussion please share your opinion and reasoning about why or why not the Government should be setting price floors or price ceilings in the market of some specific goods / services. If possible, you should use your own experience in dealing with such...

Effects of Merger On Market’s Concentration Ratio

In granting (or prohibiting) proposed acquisitions or mergers in an industry, government regulators consider a number of factors, including the acquisition’s effect on concentration, ease of entry into the market, extent of ongoing price competition, and potential...