Macroeconomic paper


Macroeconomic paper
Discouraged Workers and the Labor Force
Presently, the ‘official’ headline unemployment rate published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) does not recognize “discouraged workers” as part

of the Labor Force. Would capturing “discouraged workers” provide for a more accurate measure of the nation’s unemployment picture? Explain. What

impact does the labor force participation rate have on the unemployment rate? (200 words)

Final vs Intermediate Good
What is the difference between final goods and intermediate goods? ( Give an example of a final good and a related intermediate good). Why is it that

only the value of final goods and services are counted in GDP? (200 words)

Emerging Markets -current article related to new or innovative companies that have found a niche in emerging markets domestically or internationally

(encompass 300 to 400 words in total excluding references)
summarize the specific concept from the reading
analyze how the reference you choose helps to illuminate the concept
provide a link to the full source of the reference