The region for this semester is South America. Select one of these twelve sovereign countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay or Venezuela. Note: You may not select French Guiana (France).
Your Group Presentation should be informed by your Case Study Research Paper. For example, groups will often present slides using charts constructed from the data in their table to illustrate a point.
This is a five page paper, plus a title page, an executive summary, references page, a table of major economic indicators, a figure comprised of a photograph of your group and a figure comprised of a map of your country showing its contiguous neighbors.
The content of your table of major economic indicators should be based on these sources: the Europa World Year Book; the World Factbook; the Big Mac Index is based on the Economist article “Burgernomics” linked in your LibGuide. Your map should be adapted from the World Factbook. All recommended sources are identified and described in the LibGuide.
The text of your paper should use the recommended sources, supplemented with your assigned readings, the classroom lectures and discussions, and your own thoughts.
Format your paper in APA style using the template provided in the LibGuide. Format your paper, and document your sources in APA style based on the APA publications manual (seventh edition). Guidance on APA style is provided in the LibGuide.