I. Follow the instructions below:
A) Visit: Dr. Ed Yardeni's "Economic Network": ~ The Global Economy ~
B) Select a country: Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, United Kingdom. Check with the 'Coach' and get an ok on your country selection before you begin your project.
C) Review: the GDP, its 'Expenditure' Components and the Indicators.
D) Print: (1) the GDP chart, (2) the GDP 'Expenditure' Component charts, and (3) your 'three' Indicator charts.
E) Use a marker pen to highlight your 'time period' on your charts. For example: examine a recession to trough, a recovery to peak- the time period from 1983 to 1989, or compare and contrast two recessions.
F) Report on your Country: Describe the cycle phase you have chosen to research. In your description, focus on the behavior of the GDP, its Expenditure Components, and your 'three' Financial, Business, Inflation Indicators. Also, apply any macroeconomic concepts that assist you understanding your country's economic performance. I suggest you review the following student drafts: Example #1 , Example #2 , Example #3 , Example #4 .
G) Turn in- Charts: GDP Chart (1 chart), GDP 'Expenditure' Component Charts (4 charts), Indicator Charts (3 charts).
H) Turn in- Country Report: 3 pages, typed, double spaced, 12 pt. font, 1" margins.
I) Turn in- Cover Page: typed- title, name, date, and class time.J)  Due Date: Check class notes.