This assignment is to read, comprehend and explain a real world economic phenomenon. Over the course of the
semester, you have been introduce to several economic concepts in which you can use to highlight and explain economic
news and current events. You must find an article in the Commercial Appeal, USA Today, New York Times, or Wall Street
Journal related to an economic phenomenon — describe the phenomenon using the economic language and tools you
have been introduced to so far. and articulate a normative statement based on your economic reasoning.