1. You are to select a newspaper/magazine/web article for your microeconomic analysis. a. The main article must relate to ANY two or more of the topics (L1 to L5, i.e. chapters 1 – 5) covered in the lecture program. b. The main article must have been written after 1st May, 2016. c. Article can be internationally focused, so long as it’s in English. d. You should back up some of your key points or use for data purposes by having several relevant supplementary articles—either from peer-reviewed journals or other relevant topicrelated news sources. You should cite your use of other sources via appropriate in-text referencing. e. Your microeconomics diagrams can either be hand-drawn and then scanned and inserted as a \’picture\’ into your working document, or be drawn by using appropriate computer/web software — such as using the textbook\’s MyEconLab.
2. 1500-1800 words (excluding reference list). Suitable length: 1500-1600 words. 4. The essay must be word processed in an editable Microsoft Word document or PDF (sorry, no PAGES files). Keep in mind the following essential formatting requirements: a. single-spaced b. line spacing between each paragraph c. body of text justified d. font size 12 in Calibri or Verdana e. 2.5cm margins on the Left & Right f. 2.0cm margins on the Top & Bottom g. pages to be consecutively numbered and identified