Final Project Milestone Two: Assessment of Economic Climate

Instructions

For this second milestone, you will examine current interest rates and rates of inflation, and evaluate the impact of these rates on short-term decisions that must be made for the two firms you are researching for your final project. You will also examine ethical considerations that impact the industry as a result of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, including to what extent this act has impacted the core cash flow management of the companies you are researching.

To complete this assignment, review the Milestone Two Guidelines and Rubric document.

Specifically, the following critical elements must be addressed:

Critical Elements

Proficient (100%)

Assessment of the Economic Climate: Interest Rates

Assesses the current interest rates for their impacts on short-term financial markets and instruments, citing specific evidence that supports conclusions

Assessment of the Economic Climate: Rate of Inflation

Assesses the current rate of inflation for its impacts on short-term financial markets and instruments, citing specific evidence that supports conclusions

Assessment of the Economic Climate: Federal Reserve’s Plans

Assesses the Federal Reserve’s plans for their potential impact on short- term financial markets and instruments, citing specific evidence that supports conclusions

Assessment of the Economic Climate: Ethical Considerations

Examines the ethical considerations that impact the industry within which selected firms operate as a result of Sarbanes-Oxley, illustrating response with specific examples

Articulation of Response

Submission has no major errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization

I also uploaded my milestone one as reference for you. The company I choose is General Motors and Ford Motors.

Besides that, please focus on the critical elements and do not make plagiarism. I will use the turnitin to check it.

Thanks a lot.