WEEK 4: LEARNING TEAM ASSIGNMENT: Economic Indicator Forecast Paper
Prepare a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you compare and contrast at least two two-year forecasts from separate sources, for each economic indicator.
Include an explanation of the differences among forecasts for each indicator and a rationalization for which forecasts are most accurate. How does your chosen forecast affect operational and planning issues in your industry? Defend your opinion.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
Economic Indicators used with our industry:
Inflation rate measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI)
Federal Funds Rate
Producer Price Index (PPI)
Oil and Fuel Prices
1. Introduction & Conclusion
2. Real GDP, Unemployment Rate & Inflation rate measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI)
3. Producer Price Index (PPI), Oil and Fuel Prices & Federal Funds Rate.
4. Compile Paper, edit, and turn in the assignment