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Apple company 1. Identify Domestic and Global Environments (countries) that are in opposing cultural clusters (as identified in International business: theory and practice) identify which cluster(s) your two countries fit. 2. Identify the socio-cultural parts of each country as related to business for your company. a. You will need to examine these with the aid of Geert Hofstede (see resources). 3. Identify and discuss the […]
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*What are anti-trust laws? * How does the FTC practices protect consumers? *Fortune 500 companies tactics in controlling markets *Competitive advantages vs. non-competitive behaviors ….***Other Details***….
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Question 1 is on Government spending and question 2 is on nominal Exchange rate. Both questions have to be at least a paragraph or 2, nothing major. No long drawn out paper.
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Discuss the current issue of illegal aliens and the impact this has on the U.S. health care system. Should the taxpayers pay for health care for individuals who enter this country illegally? How do emergency rooms and hospitals protect their fiscal survivability / prevent themselves from falling victim to providing extended care to illegal aliens and ensure that they do not violate the provisions of […]
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Students will research the Luis Jimenez/Martin Memorial Hospital case and write a 5page essay about the challenges faced by the hospital in this matter. Your essay should focus on the economic and policy issues realized from this situation. Please address the following in your essay: •Was the hospital right in the way they handled this situation? •What were the economic issues relating to this case? […]
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“Sustainable Development and the Environment”. Please respond to the following topic: You have been appointed as the new environmental manager for Microsoft. In a blog post to your key stakeholders, discuss using environmental management as a competitive advantage. Additionally, you must comment on at least one of your peers’ blogs. Be sure to use concepts found in Chapter 11 to demonstrate your understanding of information.
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Assignment 1. What is the relationship between wants, factors of production, scarcity, and choices? Discuss the relationship for an individual and for a society. 2. What economic concepts are represented in the production possibilities model?
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1. Suppose you are considering the purchase of an established business that has the expected profit stream noted below. If want a 20% return on you investment, what is the maximum amount you should pay for the property? (Show you work) Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 $4,000 $4,100 $4,800 $5,200 $6,000 2. Suppose you are faced with demand […]
Question 2: Compare and contrast the arguments made by the Rostow’s Stages Theory and the Dependency Theory, regarding domestic and international strategies for development. Question 3: W.A. Lewis’ dual economy model dominated the thinking of development economists in the 1950’s and 1960’s. Describe the key assumptions of the Lewis model and the mechanism by which economic growth was generated within his dual economy framework. Question 4: Describe the […]