Principles of Microeconomics
Unit VI Essay
Write a two-page essay that investigates the ways in which a union can increase employment for its members. For example, when unions pay television time to urge consumers to buy certain products, they are helping themselves and the companies with which they work. Be sure to discuss the possibility that unions are not always adversarial with management.
Use a minimum of two academic journal articles from the CSU Online Library. Your essay must be formatted in APA style. BBA 2501, Principles of Microeconomics 4 All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations. All references and citations used must be in APA style.
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