M5_Assignment 2: Discussion—International Bond and Equity Markets – AU 434
Assignment 2: Discussion—International Bond and Equity Markets
The effects of globalization can be seen on the commodities markets and also the equity and bond markets. The complexity of global financial interactions requires knowledge and understanding of these different markets.
Compare and contrast the international bond and equity markets. Begin by defining each market. Then analyze how each market functions. Finally, assess the advantages and disadvantages of the two markets. Answer these questions in a brief essay, 2–3 paragraphs in length.
Post the essay in the Discussion Area by the due date assigned. After you have posted your answer, read all of the essays or tables by the other members of the class and comment on at least two other postings. Explain how their answers differ from your answers. Post your comments on other students’ essays or tables by through the end of the module.
Grading CriteriaMaximum PointsQuality of initial posting, including fulfillment of assignment instructions16Quality of responses to classmates12Frequency of responses to classmates4Reference to supporting readings and other materials4Language and grammar4Total:40