Second, review Final Project Part I Guidelines and Rubric document and the Final Project Part II Guidelines and Rubric document in the Assignment Guidelines and Rubrics section of the course.
Then, select a company from the following list that you will research for both your final microeconomic analysis paper (Part I) and your final macroeconomic analysis paper (Part II):
Third, assuming you are the chief executive officer (CEO) of the company you chose, describe a situation in which you would use marginal analysis to make a business decision.
In creating your response, consider the following questions: What type of business decision would you make? How would you determine the marginal benefit and marginal cost of the decision? To what extent would you factor the opportunity cost of your decision? And what types of trade-offs would you likely face when you make your decision?
In responding to your classmates’ posts, further expand the course concepts related to the assigned questions. Be sure to ask engaging questions as needed to help your peers develop their ideas and support your posts with economic concepts from the course content and evidence from your research.
All discussion posts will be graded using the Graduate Discussion Board Rubric, which can be found in the Assignment Guidelines and Rubrics section of the course.