Assignment & Outcomes
This assignment requires you to prepare a five page research paper and a short presentation based on one chapter from chapters 21-43 in your textbook that looks at a contemporary issue from an economic perspective. You will need to find 12 sources from four different source titles to help support a number of different perspectives.
Outcomes for this library instruction session will allow you to identify keywords and terms about your topic, select sources and evaluate sources for relevance and quality.
Stadiums: Government Spending and Jobs
Studies show that sports stadiums cost
cities far more than they return. This segment examines problems with
taxpayer-funded support for private business and the use of tax money as
transfer payments to wealthy club owners.
From Teaching Tools for Macroeconomics, Government, and International Trade. Films Media Group, 2006. Films On Demand. Web. 12 April 2011. <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=5072&xtid=37417>.