Discuss the main benefits of taking an introductory economics course is gaining the literacy to stay more plugged into policy debates.

Discuss the main benefits of taking an introductory economics course is gaining the literacy to stay moreplugged into policy debates. The following links are to blogs, investigative news sites, and podcasts run byeconomists. Use your newfound economic literacy to check them all out and select a post/article/podcastof interest from each link some point in the semester (here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here,here, here, here, here, here, and here). Write 14 responses, one page each. Each response should havethree paragraphs: 1) a summary, 2) an explanation of how the topic relates to the course material fromthis semester, and 3) an analysis about the potential role of government intervention in addressing theissue. Be sure to cite appropriately.