This week, you will be an economic analyst! You will need to find a current economic event that is taking place in the economy that can be applied as either a positive or negative externality. This can be a current event that you may have heard on radio, read in a newspaper or on the internet, or even watched on television.
Write a 1,050-word analysis that covers the following:
Use a company from the same industry as your Week 1 assignment.
Explain the effects of the externality on consumers, prices, competition, the macroeconomy and employment.
Integrate at least 3 of following terms: positive externality, negative externality, consumer choice, competition, macroeconomics, unemployment, consumer choice, and/or employment.
Justify points with the integration of research.
Format your assignment consistent with APA guidelines.
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