Describe and explain trends in income disparity in the US
Week 7 Discussion – Regression Analysis
Find a practical example from business, science or a professional article that discusses regression analysis.
Write a brief report describing this study and how the researcher used this tool to solve this problem and its corresponding positive impact.
Cite from the Article You find per APA 6th
Title: Statistical Techniques in Business & Economics
Author: Douglas A. Lind, William G., Marchal, Samuel A. Wathen
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Edition/Year: 16th edition/2014
Optional but recommended
Title: Basic Statistics Using Excel 2010
Author: Ronald Merchant
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Irwin
Edition/Year: 15th Edition/2012
Week 7 Discussion – Wages
Ultimately wages are determined by a worker’s productivity. For this discussion you will analyze long term trends in U.S. wages. Research income trends in the US and discuss the following:
Describe and explain overall wage trends in the US.
Describe and explain trends in income disparity in the US.
Describe and explain trends in gender income inequality in the US.
A good source of historical income data is http://www.census.gov/topics/income-poverty/income/data/tables.html
Text: The Macro Economy Today
Author: Schiller, B.