COVID-19 Outbreak and Vaccine Distribution
Subject: Group Term Paper Guidelines, Topics and Grading CriteriaTopic: Impact of COVID-19 Outbreak and Vaccine Distribution on Different Groups orCountriesStudents,The objective of the group term paper assignment is to promote academic cooperation amongstudents in the task of applying the class’ Economics knowledge in exploring and analyzing thereal-world social economic issue with social impact not only in the USA but other countrieas well.Most importantly, you are free to choose a subtopic of your choice in your comparative analysesof COVID-19 vaccination impact on members of a social group or on a country/countries.Therefore, by narrowing down to a specific target, you can manage the scope of your analysisand to adequately address the three objectives -set by the University Core Assessment committeefor your ECON 2003 class.A Suggestive List of Subtopics for: Age Groups; College and Grade School Students, Racialand/or Ethnic Groups, U.S. Born .vs. Naturalized Americans or Immigrants, Income (or Wealth)Classes, Groups with or without Health Insurance or between countries of the world, etc.Your collective paper must address the following academic skills or three (3) objectives1) Written Communication Skills: Effective development, interpretation and expression ofideas2) Critical Thinking Skills: Inquiry, analysis, evaluation and synthesis of information3) Empirical & Quantitative Skills: Ability to interpret datawith tables, graphs, statistics,causal relationships among economic variables, and inferences in the essay.Your term-paper must be written on an 8.5” x 11” page with 1” margins on all four sides. A 12-point Times New Roman font must be typed in double-spaces lines –without excess white spacein the main body of five (5) pages (i.e. excluding the Title Page (on 1st page) and the last pagethat contains a list of references). Your final work (in MS Word or PDF file format) shouldinclude four major sections: the Title Page (with names of member), Abstract (or a Summary ofthe Paper), Main Body (i.e. Introductory, Body and Summary paragraphs), and Referencessections.In addition, the title page must also include a short descriptive remark about contributions (to thepaper) by members -along with their name.