The final project for this course is the creation of an economic risk mitigation proposal.
Professionals working in areas of finance and economics combine understanding of the business and management issues related to the real-world activities of public and private entities worldwide, with a sound knowledge of macroeconomic theory and policy tools and technical skills. They are frequently asked to interpret data to draw research-based conclusions regarding activities of the firms they manage, in relation to broader macroeconomic phenomena.
In this project, you will develop the ability to understand how economy-wide or regional economic forces affect decisions of senior business management officials in the private sector
The project is divided into three milestones, which will be submitted at various points throughout the course to scaffold learning and ensure quality final submissions. These milestones will be submitted in Modules Three, Five, and Seven. Your comprehensive proposal will be submitted in Module Nine
In this assignment, you will demonstrate your mastery of the following course outcomes: Propose strategies to enhance business opportunities by applying advanced macroeconomic theory to senior management level decisions Evaluate the implications of government fiscal and discretionary policies for business practice Draw connections between the business cycle and economic policies and trends in planning for business contingencies Assess the interrelationships between monetary policy and shifts in money and capital markets for their effects on the business climate Evaluate fiscal and monetary policies for their effectiveness in achieving their intended economic outcomes
With attention to the amount of information you are able to derive from sources reasonably available to you and which are amenable to citation and verification, select a publicly traded company headquartered in the United States and listed on a national securities exchange.