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ECON 455 International Finance SM: Home Fall 2021

Prepared for Dr. Mostashari by Dan Maynard

Getting Started

Guidelines for this assignment

TTH, 9:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Location: Lundy-Fetterman Building, Classroom 123 Fall 2021 Semester


Region Specific Case Study Research Paper & Group Presentation (100 points/10% of your final grade).

The region for this semester is the Middle East. Select one of these countries: Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, or the United Arab Emirate (UAE). All of these countries are listed on the Big Mac Index.

WK4: Country selection & team roster with photo (this will become Figure 1 of your paper) due Tuesday, 9/14/21 

WK6: Orientation Region Specific Case Study Research Paper Tuesday, 9/28/21 Includes two group pre-class assignments found at the Virtual Library content area. Due by 12 noon, Monday 9//27/2021

WK9: Draft 1 of your paper is due NLT 11:59 PM on Tuesday, 10/19/21 Include: A completed Title Page, recommended labels and headings, draft text with in-text citations, references page, Table 1, and Fgure1 and Figure 2 in the ‘order of manuscript pages’.  (upload assignment as an MS Word doc on Bb, other formats will not be scored)

WK12: Draft 2 of your paper is due NLT 11:59 PM on Tuesday, 11/9/21. Treat this as a final draft, including a completed Executive Summary.. (upload assignment as an MS Word doc on Bb, other formats will not be scored)

WK15: Final Paper & Turnitin is due NLT class on Tuesday, 11/30/21. Bring hard copy to class and upload as an MS Word doc on Bb, single submission, other formats will not be scored..


Adapted from World Factbook

Dan's office hours

Wiggins Library Reference Desk: T-W-TR 8:00am - 10:30am (WML  first floor and via "Chat" from the "Ask a Librarian" icon on the Wiggins Memorial Library homepage).

School of Business: W 1:00pm - 4:00pm (Room 118, across from the POD).

Hours subject to change. Other hours available by appointment (contact me by email)

Scope Note

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