Write an essay on Public interest and economic interest group theory
Review the requirements for this assessment item carefully. Giving due consideration to the requirements, find and review one (1) scholarly academic journal article on each theory sourced from the CQUniversity Library database. Your articles should be (i) appropriate to the key requirements of the assessment item and also be (ii) identifiable as a quality source. To demonstrate this you must justify the quality of your articles using the five standard criteria for evaluating sources on the Library “Compass: library help online” site (see links to criteria on the Moodle course website or you can access it by navigating through the Library site). You may use a table in this part to summarise your evaluation.
You should write approximately 800 words in this Part.
PART B – Practical application of accounting theory 24 MARKS
(i) Write an explanation of each theory sourced, in the most part from the academic journal articles evaluated in Part A above (you may use additional sources to support your discussion including your set text). Your discussion in this section should be focussed on the key features of the theories.
You should write approximately 1000 to 1200 words in this section.
Following from your reading of the Media Release and newspaper article attached, you should now do some background research on:
· The Resource Super Profits Tax (RSPT) proposed by former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd;
· The RSPT’s replacement with a Minerals Resource Rent Tax (MRRT) by former Prime Minister Julia Gillard; and
The recent repeal of the MRRT by Prime Minister Tony Abbott