You can write on anything you’d like as long as it connects to economics. A couple pages (500-1,000-ish words) is fine, just make some point with a coherent logical argument and good English spelling/grammar. Citing outside sources would be great
The writing assignment will be due by December 10, 2021 and should be a short article in the range of 500-1,000 words on an economics topic of the student’s choice. The purpose of the article is to have students engage theoretically and/or empirically with economic ideas in a manner suitable for publication at online portals that accept student submissions.