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home economics
What are the types of kitchen equipments
Friday, August 20, 2010 at 6:14am

Business Economics
"How do I find out which manufactures in the US sell the most Oxygen Concentrators?"
Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 1:19pm

economics
The mortex company assmebles
Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 3:23am

economics
Suppose that the following equations describe an economy (C, I, G, T, and Y are measured in billions of dollars and r is measured in percent; for example, r = 10 C=170+0.6(Y-T),T=200,I=100-4r,G=350 (M/P)d=L=0.75Y-6r, (M/P)s=735 a. Derive the equation for the IS curve (Hint: ...
Monday, August 16, 2010 at 11:07pm

economics
(2 points) Suppose that the following equations describe an economy (C, I, G, T, and Y are measured in billions of dollars and r is measured in percent; for example, r = 10 means r = 10%) ô€œ¥ô€&mi​cro;Œ170ô€µ…0&#...
Monday, August 16, 2010 at 10:59pm

US History
What is the laissez-faire economics? (related to Herbert Hoover)
Monday, August 16, 2010 at 7:22pm

economics
Review: Full, Anonymous: No Week 3 Homework Please answer the following questions: 1. The following information describes the value Lori Landlord places on having her five apartment houses repainted. She values the repainting of each apartment house at a different amount ...
Monday, August 16, 2010 at 7:07pm

Economics
Price Qs Qd Surplus or Shortage $6.00 30000 0 $5.00 35000 $4.00 40000 $3.00 45000 $2.00 50000 $1.00 55000 -20000 Shortage Q=65,000 - 10,000 P Q = -35,000 + 15,000 P
Monday, August 16, 2010 at 4:17pm

Managerial Economics
Price Qs Qd Surplus or Shortage $6.00 30000 0 $5.00 35000 $4.00 40000 $3.00 45000 $2.00 50000 $1.00 55000 -20000 Shortage Q=65,000 - 10,000 P Q = -35,000 + 15,000 P Fill in the table
Monday, August 16, 2010 at 3:14pm

managerial economics
An airline transportation consultant offers the CEO of BlueStar, a struggling new commercial airline company, the following advice concerning the airline's high operating costs in the current quarter: "You don't have enough aircraft to operate efficiently. However...
Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 4:45pm

economics
Suppose George is making $18 an hour installing electronic chips in hand held computers. Would your offer to work for $8 an hour get you the job? Why might a profit-maximizing employer turn down your offer?
Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 4:44pm

managerial economics
An airline transportation consultant offers the CEO of BlueStar, a struggling new commercial airline company, the following advice conscerning the airline's high operation costs in the current quarter: "You don't have enough aircraft to operate efficiently. ...
Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 4:16pm

managerial economics
An article in BusinessWeek warned of the dangers of deflation as the collapse of numerous Asian economies was creating worries that Asia might try to "export its way out of trouble" by oversupplying everything from automobiles to semiconductors. Evidence that ...
Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 4:05pm

managerial economics
Should a manager hire a new person if they are going to cause a diminishing returns?
Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 3:31pm

managerial economics
Should a manager hire a new person if they are going to cause a diminishing returns?
Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 3:30pm

Managerial Economics
Skateoards sell for $70. During the past year they sold 4,000 skateboards. The company beleives that the price elasticity for product is -2.5. If it decreases the price to $63, what would be the quantity sold?
Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 11:01am

economics
Week 3 Homework Please answer the following questions: 1. The following information describes the value Lori Landlord places on having her five apartment houses repainted. She values the repainting of each apartment house at a different amount depending on how badly it needs ...
Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 11:44pm

economics
I need to review a n example of an essay on a 700-1,050 word essay on one good that you have had experience purchasing and the good I chose is online college explaining factors that could cause possible chandes in supply and demand. Determine at least 2 substitutes there may ...
Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 1:50pm

economics
If the demand for a good has unitary elasticity, or elasticity is −1, it is always true that an increase in its price will lead to more revenues for sellers taken as a whole.
Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 10:35am

economics
Every year Christmas tree vendors bring tens of thousands of trees from the forests of New England to New York City and Boston. During the last two years, the market has been very competitive; as a result, price has fallen by 10 percent. If the price elasticity of demand was...
Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 10:33am

economics
If the elasticity of demand for cocaine is −.2 and the Drug Enforcement Administration succeeds in reducing supply substantially, causing the street price of the drug to rise by 50%, buyers will spend less on cocaine.
Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 10:30am

Mico
I have shown my answers that i thought were correct. Do you mind letting me know what you think. Thank you so much. Anything will help!! I have placed an *. By the ones i think are right!! It has been so long since i took micro!! 1. The basic concern of economics is: (Points: ...
Friday, August 13, 2010 at 3:40pm

Economics
Explain why the FED cannot set intermediate targets in terms of both monetary aggregates and interest rates.
Friday, August 13, 2010 at 9:59am

economics
Suppose we have the following market supply and demand schedules for bicycles: Price Quantity Demanded Quantity Supplied $100 70 30 $200 60 40 $300 50 50 $400 40 60 $500 30 70 $600 20 80 Plot the supply curve and the demand curve for bicycles. (Note please don’t worry ...
Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 7:12pm

manageria economics
the largo publishing house use 400 printers and 200 printers presses to produce book. a printers wage rate is 20 adn the price of a printing press is 5000. the last printer added 20 books to total output. is the publishing house making the optimal in put choice? why or why ...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at 3:09am

economics
1. Use the following information to answer the questions below: Quantities Produced Prices CDs Tennis Racquets CDs Tennis Racquets Year 2004 100 200 20 110 Year 2005 120 210 22 120 a. Calculate real GDP using prices from 2004. By what percent did real GDP grow? b. Calculate ...
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 11:33pm

economics
engineers at a national research laboratory built a prototype automobile that could be driven 180 miles on a single gallon of unleaded gasoline. they estimated that in mass production the car would cost 40000 per unit to build. the engineers argued that congress should force ...
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 2:45pm

manageria economics
the largo publishing house use 400 printers and 200 printers presses to produce book. a printers wage rate is 20 adn the price of a printing press is 5000. the last printer added 20 books to total output. is the publishing house making the optimal in put choice? why or why ...
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 2:41pm

economics
at a management luncheon two managers were overheard arguing about the following statement a manager should never hire another worker if the new person causes diminishing returns. is this statement correct? if so why? if not explain why not.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 1:18pm

Economics
What types of resources do you believe would be inelastic within the construction industry? Explain. Would you consider the elasticity of demand for oil to be elastic or inelastic?
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 12:23pm

Economics
What is the relationship between GDP and the business cycle? How can you use information about the business cycle when making a decision about a large purchase?
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 9:51am

economics
What is demonstation effect?
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 6:34am

economics
do you agree that the Philippine should be an industrialized country, even if it is one of the agricultural country? justify and give scenario.
Monday, August 9, 2010 at 7:49pm

managerial economics
In 1991 the Air Force awarded a $93 billion (or more) contract to a group led by Lockheed, Boeing, and General Dynamics to build the new fighter plane for the 21st century, the YF-22 Lightning 2. A group headed by Northrop and McDonnell Douglas, which had spent more than $1 ...
Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 4:01pm

managerial economics
The Owner-manager of Good Guys Enterprises obtains utility from income (profit) and from having the firm behave in a socially conscious manner, such as making charitable contributions or civic expenditures. Can you set up the problem and derive the optimization conditions if ...
Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 3:54pm

managerial economics
In 1991 the Air Force awarded a $93 billion or more contract to a group led by Lockheed, Boeing, and General Dynamics to build the new fighter plane for the 21st century, the YF-22 Lighning 2. A group headed by Northrop and McDonnell Douglas, which had spent more than $1 ...
Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 2:56pm

economics
Ever Kleen Pool Services provides weekly swimming pool maintenance in Atlanta.  Dozens of firms provide this service.  The service is standardized;each company cleans the pool and maintains the proper levels of chemicals in the water. The service is ...
Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 12:15pm

economics
Suppose that there are two states that do not trade: Iowa and Nebraska. Each state produces the same two goods: corn and wheat. For Iowa the opportunity cost of producing 1 bushel of wheat is 3 bushels of corn. For Nebraska the opportunity cost of producing 1 bushel of corn ...
Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 12:08pm

economics
Assume that government purchases decrease by $10 billion, with other factors held constant, including the price level. Calculate the change in the level of real GDP demanded for each of the following values of the MPC. a. 0.9 b. 0.8 I don't get it ! please help.
Friday, August 6, 2010 at 4:04pm

economics
The price elasticity of demand for imported whiskey is estimated to be -0.20 over a wide interval of prices. The federal government decides to raise the import tariff on foreign whiskey, causing its price to rise by 20 percent. Will sales of whiskey rise or fall, and by what ...
Thursday, August 5, 2010 at 8:22pm

Economics
Whenever an industry fails to achieve allocative efficiency by producing too little output, a shortage arises. What is wrong with this statement
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at 9:43pm

economics
Is the mrts? a. minuse one times the ratio of marginal products for ea. input? b. the slope of the marignal revenue product curve c. the marginal products of either input d. the slope of an icocost curve
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at 5:58pm

economics
) The demand curve for haircuts at Terry barnyards Hair Design is P=20-0.20Q Where Q is the number of cuts per week and P is the price of a haircut. Terry is considered raising her price above the current price of $15. Terry is unwilling to raise price if the price hike will ...
Monday, August 2, 2010 at 8:54pm

Economics
The big three manufactuers in the U.S. are currently in financial trouble. General Motors and Chrysle are filing for bankruptcy. Chrysler is being take over by Fiat. GM is giving ownership to the government in return for a $20 million bailout. 1 Why is the U.S. auto industry ...
Sunday, August 1, 2010 at 10:02pm

US History II
"WWII ends" Would this be considered a movement,trend, or activities in literature, science, art or economics...anyone of these?
Sunday, August 1, 2010 at 4:30pm

HIS/135 Reagan's Economics
I was hoping for some feedback before I turn in this short essay. Assignment: Compare and Contrast the "culture of consumption "during the Eisenhower administration with the "Decade of greed" during the Reagan presidency in 175-225 words. Reagan’s ...
Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 12:18am

home economics
The owner-manager of Good Guys enterprises obtains utility from income (profit) and from having the firm behave in a socially conscious manner, such as making charitable contributions or civic expenditures. Can you set up a problem and derive the optimization conditions if the...
Friday, July 30, 2010 at 12:59pm

economics
Explain how absolute advantage and comparative advantage differ?
Friday, July 30, 2010 at 12:45am

Economics
A vice president of a company argues that the president of the company should raise workers’ wages if the president wants less absenteeism. The president says that wages probably should be cut so that the workers could not afford to miss so much work. Evaluate the two ...
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 9:04pm

economics
Assume there are three markets: A: Wool; B: Synthetic Fiber; C: Business Travel.Using demand and supply analysis explain what happens in the SHORT RUN in all three markets and why?
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 8:52pm

economics
Assume there are three markets: A: Wool; B: Synthetic Fiber; C: Business Travel. Assume we are in the years after the introduction of synthetic fibers. Using demand and supply analysis explain what happens in the SHORT RUN in all three markets and why?
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 2:17am

Economics
Assume a monopolist with the following: a. Qd = 100 – 10p b. TC = 1 + 2Q Find the following: Price at profit max Quantity at profit max TR at profit max TC at profit max Profit
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 7:47pm

economics
Assume there are three markets: A: Wool; B: Synthetic Fiber; C: Business Travel. Assume we are in the years after the introduction of synthetic fibers. Using demand and supply analysis explain what happens in the SHORT RUN in all three markets and why?
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 7:45pm

economics
What is meant by the term utility and how does it relate to purposeful behavior
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 5:32pm

statistics 2
A Keynesian Consumption Function: In his famous 1936 book, A General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money, the noted British economist John Maynard Keynes proposed a theoretical relationship between income and personal consumption expenditures. Keynes argued that as income...
Monday, July 26, 2010 at 8:57pm

Economics
Has the distribution of income in Canada become equal or more unequal?
Monday, July 26, 2010 at 8:13pm

economics
What is one of the major welfare challenges in Canada and how is it being tackled
Monday, July 26, 2010 at 8:11pm

economics
1. Assume there are three markets: A: Wool; B: Synthetic Fiber; C: Business Travel. Assume we are in the years after the introduction of synthetic fibers. Using demand and supply analysis explain what happens in the SHORT RUN in all three markets and why? 2.Assume a monopolist...
Monday, July 26, 2010 at 5:18pm

Economics
If a firm is producing a level of output where marginal revenue exceeds marginal cost, would it improve profits by increasing output, decreasing output, or keeping output unchanged?
Sunday, July 25, 2010 at 10:14pm

economics ss
which is a valid generalization based on the information in the chart
Saturday, July 24, 2010 at 3:41pm

Economics and Social Issues
Apartheid in Africa was dismantled in a relatively speaking peaceful way. What other ethnic conflicts do you know about that were resolved peacefully in the developing world? Any Examples?
Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 12:09pm

math/everything
do you know any website that can help me with all this 1.Language Arts, Writing, in two parts. •Part 1: Organization, Sentence Structure, Usage, and Mechanics •Part 2: Essay 2.Language Arts, Reading •Poetry •Drama and •Fiction •Non-fiction •...
Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 8:48am

ECON616-1003A-04 Applied Managerial Economics
What would happen to the profit maximizing level of output if the market price suddenly rose to $54 per case?
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at 7:16am

Economics
A reliable 15-year-old babysitter can be a price maker within her own neighborhood. Suppose that this babysitter wishes to implement a Multipart Pricing Plan. Customers who use her services less than L hours per month will pay a high price of PH dollars per hour. Customers who...
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at 11:53am

economics
Why might it be appropriate for the government to allow a pharmaceutical company to have a monopoly in the production of a drug?
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at 12:00am

math
how many diferrent 9-letter words (real or imaginary) can be formed from the letters in the word ECONOMICS? the ans. must be 90,720
Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 6:12pm

economics
explain how the strength of the economy could affect the marginal benefits and the marginal costs associated with a decision to purchase a home.
Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 12:27am

Economics
The Andrews Corporation produced satellite dishes, was purchased by another compay, which was a cable company: The Total Cost function for the New Company is: TC = 1,000 + 16Q – 16Q2, where the demand curve for Satellite Dishes is PS = 400 – QS and that for the cable...
Friday, July 16, 2010 at 3:44pm

math
how many different 9-letter words (real or imaginary) can be formed from the letters in the word ECONOMICS?
Friday, July 16, 2010 at 3:20pm

Economics Help pls
Suppose you are given the following production function: , where y is output and K is capital. y= 60K + 20.3K2- K3 1.1 what is a production function, what is the real work application of such, and where would you source the data to develop a production of the type given above...
Friday, July 16, 2010 at 3:16pm

economics
how would a leader of a developing nation, a us citizen whose income is in the top 1%, and a us citizen whose income is in the bottom 5% talk about scarcity and trade-offs?
Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 1:42pm

economics
you find out that your aunt works for a defense manufactuing compnay that has several defense contracts with the government. she tells you that she works for a team that is producing a communications satellite. what kind of good is that; individual, merit, or public good????????
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 2:32pm

Economics
The Federal Reserve board of governors has power to raise or lower short-term interest rates. Between 2005 and 2006, the fed aggressively increased the benchmark federal funds interest rate from 2.5 percent in February 2005 to 2.5 percent in June 2006. Assuming that other ...
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 12:18am

Economics
The Federal Reserve board of governors has power to raise or lower short-term interest rates. Between 2005 and 2006, the fed aggressively increased the benchmark federal funds interest rate from 2.5 percent in February 2005 to 2.5 percent in June 2006. Assuming that other ...
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 12:17am

Economics
Numerous times is history, the courts have issued consent decrees requiring large companies to break up into smaller competing companies for violating the antitrust laws, The two best known examples are American telephone and telegraph (AT&T) in the 1980s and Microsoft 20 ...
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 12:16am

economics
Numerous times is history, the courts have issued consent decrees requiring large companies to break up into smaller competing companies for violating the antitrust laws, The two best known examples are American telephone and telegraph (AT&T) in the 1980s and Microsoft 20 ...
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 11:51pm

Economics
Timber companies in the United States cut down many trees on publicly owned land and many trees on privately owned land. Discuss the likely efficiency of logging on each type of land in the absence og government regulation. How do you think the government should regulate ...
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 11:28pm

Economics
Four roommates are planning to spend the weekend in their dorm room watching old movies, and they are debating how many to watch. Here is their willingness to pay for each film: Film Orson Alfred Woody Ingmar 1st. $7 $5 $3 $2 2nd. 6 4 2 1 3rd. 5 3 1 0 4th. 4 2 0 0 5th. 3 1 0 0...
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 11:18pm

Economics
Four roommates are planning to spend the weekend in their dorm room watching old movies, and they are debating how many to watch. Here is their willingness to pay for each film: film 1st. 2nd. 3rd. 4th. 5th
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 10:39pm

Economics
Indicate at which point flat-of the curve medicine is experienced in the following example (imagine that antibiotics have been prescribed for a given population of 1,000 elderly persons.) No# Of Hospitalizations Prescriptions 0 60 100 50 200 40 300 32 400 28 500 28
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 1:18pm

Health care Economics
4. The following is a cost function for clinic visits in a small inner city clinic. Quantity of Visits Total Costs per Week Marginal cost 0 $10 0 1 15 5 2 25 10 3 45 20 4 75 30 5 115 40 6 165 50 a. Determine the marginal cost for each level of output b. If the price per visit ...
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 1:05pm

economics
A firm has two factories, one twice as large as the second. As the number of workers at each factory increases, which factory will experience diminishing returns first?
Monday, July 12, 2010 at 11:54am

math
Week 4: Exercises from E-Text 12. Individual Assignment: Exercises From the E-Text Due 7/12/10 • Resource: Applied Statistics in Business and Economics • Prepare answers to the following exercises from the Applied Statistics in Business and Economics e-text: o ...
Monday, July 12, 2010 at 11:26am

Econ
1.ÊA production-possibilities curve indicates the:Ê A.ÊCombinations of goods and services an economy is actually producing. B.ÊMaximum combinations of goods and services an economy can produce given its available resources and technology. C.Ê...
Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 5:48pm

economics
Which economic system is used to handle a crisis of epic proportions, such as natural disaster?
Saturday, July 10, 2010 at 12:53pm

economics
Market research has revealed the following information about the market for chocolate bars. The demand schedule can be represented by the equation QD=1,600-300P, where QD is the quantity demanded and P is the price. The supply schedule can be represented by the equation QS=1,...
Friday, July 9, 2010 at 12:28am

economics
Beach front resorts have an inelastic supply and automobiles have an elastic supply. Suppose that a rise in population doubles the demand for both products(that is the quantity demanded at each price is twice what it was) a, what happens to the equilibrium price and quantity ...
Friday, July 9, 2010 at 12:25am

Economics Homework
Use the Expenditure Equation for GDP (GDP = C + 1 + G + XN). Using your research skills, find the values for each sector for the years 1929 and 1933. Determine the percentage change for the two years. Explain the drastic change and what this meant for the U.S. population.
Thursday, July 8, 2010 at 6:17pm

Economics
Explain how decision making, interaction and the workings of the economy influences the marginal benefits and marginal costs associated with the decision to purchase a house?
Thursday, July 8, 2010 at 2:17am

Need HELP ASAP - PLEASE ` economics
Suppose the economy has been producing its potential, but it is now experiencing a recession. Which of the following is a discretionary fiscal policy that would bring the economy closer to its potential output? Check all that apply. 1) A tax cut 2) A tax increase 3) The sale ...
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 12:35am

Economics - Please Help
Suppose the economy has been producing its potential, but it is now experiencing a recession. Which of the following is a discretionary fiscal policy that would bring the economy closer to its potential output? Check all that apply. 1) A tax cut 2) A tax increase 3) The sale ...
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at 11:19pm

economics
If chocolate is found to have positive health benefits, would this lead to a shift in the demand curve or a movement along the demand curve
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at 4:19pm

Economics
With the new UK emregncy budget what are the advanatages and disadvantages of decreasing the corporation tax?
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at 1:58pm

economics 503
a bowed production possibilities curve PPC indicates, a. trade off between the 2 goods is not constant b. inefficient production c. only 1 good is always being produced d. changing technology. which one?????
Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 6:32pm

economics
You work as the manager of the second largest bank in your region of the United States. The bank's top management team has asked you to present an overview of how the current economy and financial changes have impacted your business and what changes must be made as a ...
Sunday, July 4, 2010 at 5:22pm

economics
Explain what happens to the official measure of GDP in each of the following situations. a. air quality improves significantly throughout the US but there are no effects on aggregate production or on market prices of final goods and services. b. The US government spends ...
Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 5:13pm

economics
Assume Cliff and Paul were both producing wheat and corn, and each person was dividing his time equally between the two. Then each decides to specialize in the product in which he has a comparative advantage. Furthermore, they agree to trade 3 bushels of wheat for 3 bushels of...
Thursday, July 1, 2010 at 8:47pm

US History II
Would anyone consider the inauguration of a president a movement, trend, or activities in economics?
Thursday, July 1, 2010 at 3:37pm

managerial economics
2. Decide whether the following product is normal, inferior, or luxury. Explain how you can find that? a. Income increases by 20% and quantity decreases by 30% b. Income decreases by 20% and quantity decreases by 30 % c. Income decreases by 20% and quantity decreases by 10%
Thursday, July 1, 2010 at 3:24pm

managerial economics
1. Calculate the demand elasticity of demand ( by using at least two methods) given the following information: P1 = 10 Q1=100 P2 = 15 Q2 = 20 Is the product elastic or inelastic?
Thursday, July 1, 2010 at 3:23pm

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