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Article (Extra Credit) Option Assignment Find a recent article (within the past year) from a newspaper or magazine. Using what you have learned over the course of the semester, conduct an economic analysis of the article. Explain how the topic of the article relates to economics and something you have learned through the course. - Summarize the article (briefly). - Explain how the topic of the article relates to economics and the specific topic(s) you learned in the course. - Describe the topic in economics as it applies to the article. For example, consider an article that discusses the impact of rising oil prices on interest in biofuels. You could discuss how biofuels are a substitute for petroleum-based fuels and how a change in the price of oil would impact demand for biofuels. You could then extend this discussion by discussing how changing demand for corn for biofuels purposes impacts the market for corn intended for human or animal consumption. Types of Articles
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