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Economics
Using the concept of opportunity cost, explain why in developed countries with higher average incomes there is more support for costly environmental controls (which raise goods on goods) than in poorer countries.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 by Vinnie

Economics
In a simple world where resources are abundant a production possibilities frontier between two goods may be a striaght line. In a more developed and populated world it is to bow outward. Explain why.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 by Vinnie

Social Studies
What is a specific problem facing the United States Congress? Where would I be able to find articles / information about problems in education or economics?
Saturday, September 1, 2012 by School Student

Home Economics
Please help me with this project. Notes on Print and Calico Patch. I need information on each of them.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 by Vanessa

Economics
write a paper explaining issues that bring concern to pricing your services and products. What ethical challenges will you face in hiring non CPA's What standards apply.
Thursday, August 30, 2012 by Evelyn

college economics
how to weigh marginal cost and marginal benefits when using examples of recent decisions in your life.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 by deb

Economics
I know that Market Failure occurs when markets lead to inefficiency. But what are the reasons that cause Market Failure? please explain in detail.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 by Stosur

Economics
Brian is taking three courses this semester: economics, statistics, and finance. He has decided to spend 19 hours per week studying (in addition to attending all his classes) and his objective is to maximize his average grade, which means maximizing the total of his grades in ...
Monday, August 27, 2012 by Rey

economics
what are some mesoeconomics variables/indicators
Saturday, August 25, 2012 by nikki

Economics
. Suppose the demand curve for a monopolist is QD =500 - P, and the marginal revenue function is MR =500 – 2Q. The monopolist has a constant marginal and average total cost of $50 per unit. a. Find the monopolist’s profit – maximizing output and price. b. ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012 by Michelle

General Economics
• Businesses often decide between using automation and labor in production. An automotive environment may have high fixed costs and low variable costs, and an industry that utilizes manual labor for production will have low fixed costs and high variable costs. How would ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by Josh

home economics
As part of the nation’s recovery from the Great Depression of the 1930s, the banking system was reformed in which of the following ways? A. The government paid off loans for large corporations. B. The Federal Reserve Banks were closed. C. Banks were deregulated by the ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by JC

Economics
Classical macroeconomics theory concludes that ultimately A. Fiscal policy generates only quantity effects B. erratic investment causes long business cycles C. Functional finance cures excessive budget deficits D. Natural state of the economy is at full employment
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 by May

Economics
An increase in the amount of money circulating in the econmomy, ceterics pair bus will result in which of the following A. Demand side inflation B. supply side deflation C. Supply side inflation D. Demand side deflation
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 by May

Economics
According to the aggregate expenditure function, as the price level decreases, it is reasonable to expect that A the automonos and induced expenditures increase B only the autonomous expenditures increase C only hie induced expenditures decrese C. The autonomous and induced ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 by May

Economics
A portfolio manager needs to pick winners - assets or securities with high expected returns and low risk. What is wrong with this statement?
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 by Marci

Home economics
I need help on a hw question. Can a company bill you if you just give them your billing address or do they need a credit card number(or some type of payment)
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 by sara

Economics
Find the future value one year from now of a $7,000 investment at a 3% annual compound interest rate. Also calculate the future value if the investment is made for 2 yeaars?
Monday, August 20, 2012 by CANDICE

economics
Suppose that when a firm increases output by 20%, long-run total cost increases by 50%. The firm will experience
Sunday, August 19, 2012 by Annie

Economics
Suppose; C = 500 + 0.80(Y – 400) I = 400 G = 400 (X – M) = -100 Solve for income or GDP
Friday, August 17, 2012 by Nicole

Economics
Hey I've just had a mind blank. What is the term for when a business has outgrown its limits and is starting to perform badly? Thanks for the help
Thursday, August 16, 2012 by Em

Economics
Market analysts often use cross-price elasticities to determine a measure of the “competitiveness” of a particular good in a market. How might cross-price elasticities be used in this manner? What would you expect the cross-price elasticity coefficient to be if the ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 by Sam

Economics
Indicate how an understanding of demand and of elasticity of demand is useful in analysing the following statement. “If total consumer expenditure remains the same after a new tax is imposed on cigarettes then spending on cigarettes will decrease and spending on other ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 by Sam

economics
what effects does inflation have on an employed person, unemployed person and pensioner
Sunday, August 12, 2012 by tassneem

economics
How would a fall in U.S. interest rates affect Canadian investment, saving, net foreign investment, and the Canadian real exchange rate
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 by Anonymous

Macro economics
How would a fall in U.S. interest rates affect Canadian investment, saving, net foreign investment, and the Canadian real exchange rate
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by Anonymous

Macro economics
Explain the difference between the real exchange rate and the nominal exchange rate
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by Anonymous

economics
It is often suggested that the Bank of Canada try to reduce the inflation rate to zero. If we assume that velocity is constant, does this zero-inflation goal require that the rate of money growth equal zero? If yes, explain why. If no, explain what the rate of money growth ...
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by Anonymous

Macro economics
Paper currency is the most easily recognized form of money. How well does paper currency serve the functions of money if we have an inflation rate of 50-percent per year? b) Gold is also recognized as a form of money. How well does gold serve the functions of money if we have ...
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by Anonymous

economics
If the chartered banks decide to maintain an average reserve ratio of zero, what would be the size of money multiplier
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by Anonymous

economics
What are the two problems facing the Bank of Canada in trying to control the money supply precisely
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by Anonymous

Macro economics
If Coke sells for $1.20 Canadian and for .75 pounds in the U.K., determine what the exchange rate should be if purchasing power parity hold
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by Anonymous

economics
If there was no item in the economy widely accepted in return for goods and services, how would transactions be made? How efficient would such a system be
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by Anonymous

economics
for a charity show the rate of adult passes Rs.20 more than the children pass.when a company sold 50 adult and 200 children passes,the amount collected is Rs.2250.find the price of an adult pass.
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 by salam jan

economics
assume a 10 percent sales tax is levied on all consumption, complete the following
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 by Anonymous

Economics
Someone advocates using fiscal policy to stimulate the economy and reduce unemployment. Which of the following might this person advocate to implement the fiscal policy? A) increase federal spending B) reduce tax rates C) both A and B D) neither A nor B I think it is B...
Sunday, July 22, 2012 by alex

Economics
Taxable income is A) total income less deductions and exemptions. B) earned income less property income. C) all income other than wages and salaries. D) wage and salary income only. E) all earned income is it a?
Sunday, July 22, 2012 by alex

economics
What is the budget deficit in a given year?
Sunday, July 22, 2012 by alex

economics
what should indian govt do to control the prices of gold and petrol
Sunday, July 22, 2012 by rati

economics
An increase in an economy's resource pool will: 1)shift the short-run aggregate supply curve inward. 2)cause a movement along the long-run aggregate supply curve. 3)will shift both the long-run and short-run aggregate supply curves outward. 4)will shift the long-run ...
Saturday, July 21, 2012 by Kya

Economics
How are you helping businesses expand when you put money in a savings account?
Friday, July 20, 2012 by alex

Economics
what are a few factors necessary for economic growth related to changes in aggregate supply and demand? I know The factors necessary for economic growth include more capital, more labor, and technological change, cause an increase in aggregate SUPPLY, but i don't know ...
Friday, July 20, 2012 by alex

Economics
what are a few factors necessary for economic growth related to changes in aggregate demand?
Friday, July 20, 2012 by alex

Economics
How do you answer this question? Trade unions and Employer Organisations, Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws.
Friday, July 20, 2012 by Susan

ECONOMICS
PLEASE HELP ME WITH THESE!!!!!!!! 1) If the price of a product produced in a competitive market increases, which of the following is most likely to occur in the labor market for workers who produce the product? A) the demand for labor and the number of workers hired both ...
Thursday, July 19, 2012 by Booker Perry

ECONOMICS
1) If the price of a product produced in a competitive market increases, which of the following is most likely to occur in the labor market for workers who produce the product? A) the demand for labor and the number of workers hired both increase B) the supply of labor and the...
Thursday, July 19, 2012 by Booker Perry

economics
How does the expenditure approach calculate GDP? A. It adds up all the incomes in the economy. B. It adds up the value of four groups of final goods and services. C. It adds up the value of business goods and services. D. It adds up the value of consumer goods and services.
Thursday, July 19, 2012 by Wayne

Economics
Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws The 'new' industrial relations such as Fair Work Australia
Thursday, July 19, 2012 by Susan

Economics
Hi, would anyone please help me with this question for economics. It for an assignment due in several days, and it is very urgent, because I cant information about it, and our school teacher in absent until the day it is due. thank you Trade unions and Employer Organisations, ...
Thursday, July 19, 2012 by Susan

Macro Economics
If in 1984, measured GDP in Canada was $400 billion, and in 1985 it was $440 billion, explain why we cannot necessarily conclude that the typical Canadian's welfare has improved by 10-percent over the year.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 by Anonymous

Macro Economics
Explain carefully the meaning and importance of the term “productivity”
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 by Anonymous

Macro economics
Suppose that the residents of Veggieland spend all of their income on cauliflower, broccoli, and carrots. In 1998 they buy 100 heads of cauliflower for $200, 50 bunches of broccoli for $75, and 500 carrots for $50. In 1999 they buy 75 heads of cauliflower for $225, 80 bunches ...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 by Anonymous

Economics
Trade unions and Employer Organisations, Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 by Susan

economics
Why might management and economic theories not always work in the real world?
Friday, July 13, 2012 by liz

economics
A copy company wants to expand production. It currently has 20 workers who share eight copiers. Two months ago, the firm added two copiers, and output increased by 100,000 pages per day. One month ago, they added five workers, and productivity also increased by 50,000 pages ...
Friday, July 13, 2012 by liz

ECONOMICS
1)The tire shop sells 50 tires a day at $75. After they raise the price on tires to $85, they now sell 46 tires a day. What is the elasticity of tires at the tire shop? A) Inelastic B) Elastic C) Unit Elastic D) Perfectly Inelastic E) Perfectly Elastic 2)Which of the following...
Thursday, July 12, 2012 by Booker Perry

ECONOMICS
1)The tire shop sells 50 tires a day at $75. After they raise the price on tires to $85, they now sell 46 tires a day. What is the elasticity of tires at the tire shop? A) Inelastic B) Elastic C) Unit Elastic D) Perfectly Inelastic E) Perfectly Elastic 2)Which of the following...
Thursday, July 12, 2012 by Booker Perry

Managerial Economics
Compute the economic profit of the firm if Sales-10000,material cost-3000,labour cost-2000,Administration cost-1000,own capital invested is 20000 and opportunity cost of capital 10%.
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 by Anusha

economics
What marginal costs does University of Phoenix incur in offering one more ECO/561 class? What marginal revenues does University of Phoenix earn from each additional ECO/561 class? How would you expect this marginal analysis to affect the volume of classes University of Phoenix...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 by Netsy

ECONOMICS
1)A plastic surgeon thinks she can make more revenue by lowering the price of cosmetic surgery. She lowers her hourly rate from $600 to $550. If cosmetic surgery is an elastic service, is she correct in her assumption? A)Yes B)No 2)How would the elasticity of supply relate to ...
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 by Booker Perry

economics
people are more likely to vote....when?
Sunday, July 8, 2012 by elizabeth

economics
entrepreneur edward is planning to open a business selling ice cream. he knows that the price of ice cream is determined by the forces of supply and demand but wants a report outlining five specific events that can be expected to cause the equilibrium price of ice cream to ...
Saturday, July 7, 2012 by Anonymous

Economics
1) In which of the following situations would someone have to pay a gift tax? A. A relative dies and leaves you $13,000 in the will. B. Your cousin gives you a car worth $1,700. C. Your grandmother gives you $13,000 toward college. <<--- 2)Which of the following has ...
Friday, July 6, 2012 by Halima

Economics
The company estimates the probability of no damage to be 0.60, the probability of damage between $0 and $10,000 to be 0.25, and the probability of damage between $10,000 and $25,000 to be 0.12. If the company wants to make a profit of $200 above the expected cost, what should...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 by Sonya

economics
I do my classes online and my book is online and it doesn't talk about this at all and i have done called and told my school but they will not fix it please help. Jean-Baptiste Say argued that entrepreneurs should be called the fourth factor of production because they A. ...
Saturday, June 30, 2012 by Wayne

ECONOMICS
According to the principles of a market, when the price of a hot pretzel is $2.50, how many pretzels are sold Price of a Hot pretzel:$2.50 Quantity demanded:125 Quantity supplied:300 A) 250 B) 200 C) 150 D) 125 E) 50 Would it be D? since that's how much the buyers are ...
Thursday, June 28, 2012 by Booker Perry

Math Economics
1. Jacksonville Technical College received $3,445,553 in state aid on September 15 for the fall academic semester. The vice-president for finance decided to invest $2,000,000 in a 2-month investment that pays 11.5% simple interest. How much interest will the college earn on ...
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 by Alex

economics
describe the current state of consumer income and interest rates in the u.s.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 by lynda

economics
Wilpen Company, a price-setting firm, produces nearly 80 percent of all tennis balls purchased in the United States. Wilpen estimates the U.S. demand for its tennis balls by using the following linear specification:
Monday, June 25, 2012 by Anonymous

ECONOMICS
Wilpen Company, a price-setting firm, produces nearly 80 percent of all tennis balls purchased in the United States. Wilpen estimates the U.S. demand for its tennis balls by using the following linear specification:
Saturday, June 23, 2012 by Anonymous

ECONOMICS
In an article about the financial problems of USA Today, Newsweek reported that the paper was losing about $20 million a year. A Wall Street analyst said that the paper should raise its price from 50 cents to 75 cents, which he estimated would bring in an additional $65 ...
Saturday, June 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Economics
How would you expect the return on a stock market fund to differ from the return on savings account? Why do you think the two rates of return differ?
Thursday, June 21, 2012 by Kathy

economics
If a country is currently producing 11 units of health care and 16 units of education, what is the opportunity cost of producing 5 more units of education?
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 by Tasha

Economics
Stabilizing the national economy.. What effect is an increase in tax rates likely to have on the underground economy? Why?
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 by Kathy

Economics
Stabilizing the national economy.. What effect is an increase in tax rates likely to have on the underground economy? Why?
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 by Kathy

economics
what is micro goods.?
Monday, June 18, 2012 by junalyn

ECONOMICS
For the following questions, you are provided with two statements. Choose the two economic goals THAT ARE MOST IN CONFLICT when considering the difference between the two statements. 1) In a market system, a person is entitled to earn as high an income as possible with no ...
Monday, June 18, 2012 by Booker Perry

Social Studies
WHAT IS THE ACROSTIC FOR THE WORD "ECONOMICS" PLEASE HELP!! hehee
Monday, June 18, 2012 by Sheng

economics
efficiency can best be defined as
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 by Anonymous

economics
suppose the government borrows $20 billion more next year than this year. use a demand and supply digram to analyze this policy. does the intrest increases or fall?
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 by Anonymous

Economics
Bank A has a leverage ratio of 10, while Bank B has a leverage ratio of 20. Similar losses on bank loans at the two banks cause the value of their assets to fall by 7 percent. Which bank shows a larger change in bank capital? Does either bank remain solvent? Explain.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 by Alvin

ECONOMICS
Imagine that you manage a company that has invested $5 million in developing a new product, but has not completed development. At the last meeting, your salespeople report that the arrival of new competing products has reduced expected sales of your new product to $3 million. ...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 by JIM

economics
Price Quantity $50 300 40 600 20 800 10 1,000 According to the above demand schedule, if price falls from $20 to $10, then
Saturday, June 9, 2012 by Ashaki

Economics
1. Why is a high level of subsistence agriculture a characteristic of less developed countries? B. It shows that the country uses less energy. C. It means that more people are unemployed or underemployed. D. It means that there are fewer workers available to work in ...
Friday, June 8, 2012 by Anonymous

ECONOMICS
Imagine that you manage a company that has invested $5 million in developing a new product, but has not completed development. At the last meeting, your salespeople report that the arrival of new competing products has reduced expected sales of your new product to $3 million. ...
Thursday, June 7, 2012 by Booker Perry

economics
Determine the sum of money that must be invested today at 9% interest compounded annually to give an investor annuity (annual income) payments of $5,000 per year for 10 years starting 5 years from now.
Thursday, June 7, 2012 by sam

economics
which is a real life example of a market that is close to perfect competition a.a computer monopoly b.an oil and gas cartel c.farmers market d.public school system.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 by pam

ECONOMICS
What is the economic term for productive resources that provide a means for society to produce and distribute its goods and services?
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 by Brad Imahara

Economics
1. Why is representative money more useful than commodity money? B. Representative money has value because the government says it does. C. Representative money exists in unlimited supply, so more people use it. D. Representative money is portable, durable, divisible, and ...
Monday, June 4, 2012 by Anonymous

Economics
What is usually the relationship between a bond’s rating and the interest rate a company pays to buyers? A. The rating is the same as the rate. B. The higher the rating, the lower the rate. C. There is no relationship. D. The higher the rating, the higher the rate.
Monday, June 4, 2012 by Anonymous

Economics
What happens to the percentage of an income that is taxed when income rises and the tax is a proportional one? A. The percentage of tax falls. B. The percentage of tax rises. C. The percentage rises and then falls. D. The percentage of tax stays the same. I'm guessing the ...
Monday, June 4, 2012 by Anonymous

home economics
What are the diff.tools, equipments,materials used for farm crop production.
Monday, June 4, 2012 by bing

Economics
Which of the following is considered a cause of inflation? B. Producers raise prices to meet higher costs. C. There is not enough money in the economy. D. Demand is less than supply. I think the answers B
Saturday, June 2, 2012 by Anonymous

Economics
Suppose the market for the magazine is in equilibrium. Some students insist on raising the cover price by $1 and printing the same quantity. What is likely to happen? A. The demand for the magazine will go up. B. There will be a shortage of 150 magazines. C. There will be a ...
Saturday, June 2, 2012 by Anonymous

economics
In the following examples, state how you would use the principle of marginal analysis to make a decision. a. Deciding how many days to wait before doing your laundry b. deciding how much library research to do before writing your term paper c. Deciding how many bags of chips ...
Friday, June 1, 2012 by confused

economics
At a recent board meeting, the president and CEO got into a heated argument about whether to shut down the firm’s plant in Miami. The Miami plant currently loses $60,000 monthly. The president of the firm argued that the Miami plant should continue to operate, at least ...
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 by Ashaki

economics
If all the assumption of perfect competition hold, why would firms in such an industry have little incentive to carry out technological change or much research and development? What conditions would encourage research and development in competitive industries?
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 by Ashaki

economics
The manager of All City Realtors wants to hire some real estate agents to specialize in selling housing unit acquired by the Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC) in its attempt to bail out the savings and loan industry. The commission paid by the RTC to the company to sell these...
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 by Ashaki

Economics
explain how a firm's production function is related to its marginal product of labor,how a firm's marginal product of labor is related to the value of its marginal product, and how a firm's value of marginal product is related to its demand for labor?
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 by Alvin

Economics
If Starbucks raises its price by 7 percent and McDonald’s experiences a 0.3 percent increase in demand for its coffee, what is the cross-price elasticity of demand?
Sunday, May 27, 2012 by Carlos

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