you will write an essay of 500–700 words summarizing and discussing a current news article that concerns the interaction between markets and government. News articles may come from a newspaper, a news TV or radio program (with transcript), podcast (with transcript), or reputable online source. The essays must evaluate each article using economic concepts covered in this course. The reviews must be written in current Turabian format, and complete citations of the reviewed article and any additional sources must be provided. No more than 20 percent of the reviews may consist of direct quotations from the reviewed article. A legible scanned copy of the print article or a link to the online source must be provided with each review. The article itself must be no more than 3 years old. Additional sources, if used, may be of any date. Papers below the minimum length of 500 words or over the maximum of 700 words will be subject to a reduction in points.
Reading resources from this week. http://www.econlib.org/library/Columns/y2006/Robertsstandardofliving.html http://www.econlib.org/library/Topics/College/pricecontrols.html