ECON 382 UMBC Post World War II Role of the Government in Economic Growth Essay Long essay questions ask you to pull together and synthesize a number of different issues covered in lectures and in the readings. They put particular emphasis on comparison and contrast between the three countries featured in the lectures, China, India, and Japan. While there is no required lower or upper word limit on an essay, the recommended length to cover the topic in sufficient but not excessive depth would be 1000 to 1500 words. Rubric for Grading the Long essay. Each essay is worth a maximum of 100 points. It will be graded using the following rubric with each component of the rubric worth a maximum of 25 points. A. Does the essay stay on topic and directly address the question? B. Does the essay provide examples and evidence and are these effectively used to…    read more