Assignment 1: Economic and Monetary Policy
Due Week 7 and worth 260 points
Using the Internet and Strayer Library at https://research.strayer.edu research the economic and monetary policies of two countries.
Write a 4-5 page paper in which you:
1. Choose one of the two countries that you have researched, and give your opinion on the degree to which the chosen country manages its economy and monetary policy well. Provide support for your opinion.
2. Compare and contrast the economic and monetary policies of the two countries that you have researched. Make at least two recommendations as to the primary manner in which both countries could improve their economic and / or monetary policies.
3. Analyze the impact that economic and monetary policies of one of the chosen countries currently exerts upon its trade with other countries. Make at least two recommendations as to changes that the chosen country should make to its policies to benefit its foreign trade.
4. Use at least three quality academic resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and other similar websites do not qualify as academic resources. You have access to Strayer University’s Online Library at https://research.strayer.edu and the iCampus University Library Research page at https://icampus.strayer.edu/library/research.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
· Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
· Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, your name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcome associated with this assignment is:
1. Critique the economic and monetary policies of two countries.