Economics for Business
Tri 2 2016 BM (JPC)
Topics for Group Assignment DUE Week 12 (FRI)
Choose any ONE topic out of the following list.
• GDP- Compare Australia with any other advanced economy and discuss their GDP last 2 to 5 years and factors affecting their GDP
• Unemployment – Discuss the unemployment rate, types, issues, and government policy of Australia and comment unemployment in various states of Australia. You need to specify in different region like NSW, WA, Tasmania, Qld or SA.
• Inflation – Comment on Inflation in Australia for the last 5 years and research on governments policy on inflation.
• Monetary Policy – Discuss Australia’s Monetary policy during last 3 to 5 years. What are its affects and its problems on Australian Economy?
• Economic Growth – Comment on Economics growth in Australia during last 5 years and its effects on the society. (both positive and negative)
Structure of the Essay
• Introduction – which topic 300 words
• Body- Discuss the topic from your secondary research with some theory -2500 words
• Conclusion 200 words
• Better marks for those groups who have collected and analysed secondary data effectively and applied the various economic theories/models.
• You need to research articles between 4 to 6 from media (written by Uni Professors, Business leaders, Journalists, Government agencies like RBA/ABS/ACCC, or any other Academic source on your topic.
• Some graphs and charts are required to support your analysis.
• You need to give Reference with your assignment. (4 to 6)