INTRODUCTION

flagThe five broad goals described below can be thought of as criteria for evaluating an economic system. Some of these goals are difficult to measure in objective terms while others can be easily stated as numerical targets.

Visit the some of the sites below and take notes in order to establish a "grade" for China and Hong Kong as the city undergoes its 50-year transition to Chinese rule. Then, complete this worksheet.

*Adapted from Watts, Michael et al., "Focus: High School Economics." Copyright 1996, National Council on Economic Education: New York (pp.7-8)