Thursday, February 2, 2017

G11 - Week 20 - Day 1

In-class work

  1. Marginal University Economic Growth
    1. Exercises 1-3 (p. 336)
    2. TED Talk: How Ideas Trump Crises
    3. The Idea Equation
  2. From Tyler Cowen
    1. On Value, the Crusonia Plant, and “Wealth Plus”
      1. What is Cowen's basic argument?
      2. Do you agree with him? Why or why not?
      3. How would you value compenents of society?
        1. Unemployment
        2. Inflation
        3. Growth
        4. Rights
        5. Income distribution (to be learned next)
Ongoing Country Information
  1. Figure out unemployment rates
  2. Labor participation rates
  3. Causes of the above?
  4. What are the inflation rates?

1 comment:

  1. I will choose equality opportunity. the equality outcome will make the unbalance world, whenever the work is harder or easier, you will get the same wages, people won't want to do the harder work and people will feel unfair for those who doing the easier job which cause confliction.