Final Policy Paper.
I need help with a Business question. All explanations and answers will be used to help me learn.
Dynamic Cover Page
o Title of Project
o Class name, date, professor name, TA name, discussion section, etc
Table of Contents Page
Basics: 12-15 pages, appropriate subheadings, standard MS Word formatting, double-spaced, Times New Roman 12-pt font, page numbers
Primary Contents (Subheadings)
o Introduction – introduce your project’s main objective
§ Include the general plan of the document
o History of the Act – why was the law necessary
§ Public policy prescription
- Market failure or Government Failure
o Trace its implementation
§ Act, Code, Agency, etc.
o Impact on business and society
§ Demonstrate your knowledge from the course content – theories, models, principles, etc.
o Policy Analysis
§ Did it work?
§ What are its strengths and weaknesses?
§ Recommendations for future policy makers
Appendix Pages (directly following main document)
o Include the official Title page of the law indicating the following:
§ Congress number (Ex: One Hundred Seventh Congress…), An Act, Section 1: Short Titles and Table of Contents (List of ‘Titles’)
References Page (at the very end of the paper following the appendices)
o This is the bibliography (ten minimum quality references)
§ Academic journal articles, government documents/records, key books, official websites
§ Avoid media publications, material with no author, blogs, non-peer reviewed material
o Citation format: APA Style
§ Helpful website: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/
o Page numbers, professional quality, grammar, insightful, unique contribution, comprehensive, high level critical analysis, strong bibliography & citation formatting, manage the details, teach us something new