Your final exam requires you to answer the following three essay questions. Please put all of your essays in one Word file and submit one .docx file to Blackboard. Each of the first two essays are worth 7 points. The third essay is worth 6 points. You may not use the Get Out of Jail Free option on the final exam. This exam is due by 4:00 pm EST on December 13. Any exam not in by that time will be given a grade of 0. It is your responsibility to check that what you intended to submit was submitted to the appropriate place on Blackboard. After you submit your final exam, please go back into Blackboard and check that what you submitted is the correct file in the correct format and that it did go through.
1. Some central issues emerge in the study of American Economic History. One is the role of the government in the economy. The United States has struggled with this since the War for Independence. Write a three to five page essay tracing the development of the role of government in the United States’ economy since the War for Independence through the World War II. As a country, have we resolved this issue? Explain your answer.
2. Migration and immigration have played a significant role in the economic development of the United States. Write a three to five page essay defining the role migration and immigration have played in the economic development of the United States. Be sure to include native people in your essay. You should cover from the colonial period through to the present. Does the United States’ history on migration and immigration still present issues for the country today? Explain your answer
3. Globalization is an ongoing process. Starting with the end of WWII, write a three to five page essay describing the winners and losers in this globalization process. Does globalization play a role in our current relations in the Middle East? Explain your answer.