What causes an economic downturn?

Action Items
1.Locate two recent articles regarding the current global economic crisis.
2.Write a one page.
3.In your paper, answer the question: What causes an economic downturn? Support with the findings from the articles and other sources you would like to use.
compare the dynamics of economic activity in a short and long run.
•comment on the role of government and government regulations on economic activity.
•evaluate effects of changes in a tax policy.
•analyze the federal budget.

4.Include a title page and a reference page. The reference page and title page are not included in your page count. Follow APA guidelines when you cite your sources and create your reference page.