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manaegerial economics
iven a firm’s demand function, P = 24 - 0.5Q and the average cost function, AC = Q2 – 8Q + 36 + 3/Q, calculate the level of output Q which a) maximizes total revenue b) maximizes pr
Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 1:28am

economics
Ninety-one-day Treasury bills carry an investment return (IR) of 6.25 percent. What is their purchase price? What is their discount rate (DR)? What are the formulas and how do you figure the answer? Thank you so very much.
Friday, October 29, 2010 at 3:39pm

economics
An automobile company, NISSAN, has a temporary cash surplus and lends its funds overnight through a repurchase agreement to a government securities dealer, earning $55,600 in interest income when the RP loan rate stood at 5.70 percent. What was the size of the loan that NISSAN...
Friday, October 29, 2010 at 3:29pm

economics
Expected cash flow from security $1000. What is the present value of expected cash flow (15% discount rate)? Please explain how to figure it. Thank you so much.
Friday, October 29, 2010 at 12:31pm

economics
ABC Machinery produces ice machine with historical (monthly) data in the Excel file. Please construct its short-run total cost function to answer the following questions: QUESTIONS 1. Given the data, please construct a Short-Run total cost (TC) function (cubic function) by ...
Friday, October 29, 2010 at 11:59am

Economics
What is the name given to the price set below the equilibrium point by the government?
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 4:41pm

economics
The cost function for an enterprise has the following form: TC = 10L + 20K The production function has the form: 4 ln L + 10 K 1/2 a. Derive the mathematical forms of the marginal and average products of capital and labor. How is the marginal product of labor affected by ...
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 2:48pm

economics
3 . The production of housing has the following form: H = number of housing units = 4(L + 10)1/2 + 80 (M + 3)3/4, where L is land and M is materials. One unit of L costs 100 and 1 unit of M costs 12. Find the cheapest ways to produce 1000 housing units, 2000 housing units, and...
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 1:31pm

economics
suppose that demand increase by 10% and supply increase by 50%. what would you expect to occur in the market for the good?
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 9:36pm

economics
With illustrations, show how the study of business economics helps a business manager in decision making?
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 1:16am

economics
suppose pam owns her own building in chicago, which she could rent for 200000 a year, and used to make 60000 a year managing a bed, bath, and beyond store. she decides to open a surfing store. her yearly sales are 500000, she pays her 2 sales workers 20000 each, she pays ...
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at 7:45pm

economics
1. Consider the following four debt securities, which are identical in every characteristic except as noted: W: A corporate bond rated AAA X: A corporate bond rate BBB Y: A corporate bond rated AAA with a shorter time to maturity than bonds W and X Z: A corporate bond rated ...
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at 2:19pm

Health economics
indicate at which point flat-of-the-curve medicine is experienced in the following example (image that anitbiotics have been prescribed for a given population of 1,000 elderly person
Monday, October 25, 2010 at 10:34pm

Economics
There are three industrial firms in Happy Vally. Initial Cost of Reducing Firm Pollution Level Pollution by 1 unit A 70 units $20 B 80 units $25 C 50 units $10 The government wants to reduce pollution to 120 units, so it gives each firm 40 tradable pollution permits. Basically...
Monday, October 25, 2010 at 9:22pm

Economics
There are three industrial firms in Happy Vally. Initial Cost of Reducing Firm Pollution Level Pollution by 1 unit A 70 units $20 B 80 units $25 C 50 units $10 The government wants to reduce pollution to 120 units, so it gives each firm 40 tradable pollution permits. Basically...
Monday, October 25, 2010 at 6:53pm

economics
if ad1 and as1 are the before curves and ad2 and as2 are the after curves how is this graph set up
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 6:36pm

economics
economics - bobpursley, Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 12:06pm present value= 10,000/(1+i)+10000/(1+i)^2 I do not understand the answer!!!!!
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 3:10pm

Economics
Can someone help me with this question..Pleaseeee!! Suppose a government moves to reduce a budget deficit. Using the long-run model of the economy developed in Chapter 3, graphically illustrate the impact of reducing a government's budget deficit by reducing government ...
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 2:56pm

Economics
Why do France, USA, CHINA AND INDIA HAVE COMPARATIVE ADVVANTAGE IN TOURISM?
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 2:17pm

ECONOMICS
Q2) Given a firm’s demand function, P = 24 - 0.5Q and the average cost function, AC = Q2 – 8Q + 36 + 3/Q, calculate the level of output Q which: a) maximizes total revenue b) maximizes profits
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 2:11pm

Economics
Why might exploiting a comparative advantage increase real incomes? I just need two reasons
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 1:25pm

social studies
-Lyndon B. Johnson Former President Lyndon felt that the most important first step in the war against poverty is? A) full employment B) efficiency in government C) our natural defense D) private and public economics
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 1:20pm

Statistic
Using this TABLE 12-6 for the following questions: The dean of a college is interested in the proportion of graduates from his college who have a job offer on graduation day. He is particularly interested in seeing if there is a difference in this proportion for accounting and...
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 1:00pm

Applied statistics for business and economics
Only 0.02% of credit card holders of a company report the loss or theft of their credit cards each month. The company has 15,000 credit cards in the city of Memphis. Use the Poisson probability tables to answer the following questions. What is the probability that during the ...
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 12:12pm

economics
What is the present value of $10,000 paid out at the beginning of each of the next two years using an interest rate of 10%?
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 11:50am

Statistic
TABLE 12-6 The dean of a college is interested in the proportion of graduates from his college who have a job offer on graduation day. He is particularly interested in seeing if there is a difference in this proportion for accounting and economics majors. In a random sample of...
Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 2:15am

Statistics
19. George got 70% on an economics exam where the mean was 55% and the variance was 9. If a professor wishes to change the distribution of marks so that they have a mean of 70% and a standard deviation of 5, what will George’s new mark be? a) 95% b) 85% c) 90% d) Over 100...
Saturday, October 23, 2010 at 8:18pm

economics
Best Western University is trying to increase the size of its student body by shifting the demand curve for its educational services to the right. Which of the following will NOT shift its demand curve to the right?
Friday, October 22, 2010 at 3:26pm

ECONOMICS HELP PLEASE
i need to find any sources (articles) dealing with factory orders, employment levels, foreign companies, and factory closures... because I need to write a page of each one of them and what it means also...please help me on it
Friday, October 22, 2010 at 2:53pm

social economics
Does international law work? In what situations is it most effective? In what situations is it least effective?
Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 9:20pm

economics
what does diversification do to risk?
Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 7:17pm

geography
What does this mean? Thank you Colonialism is a process whereby sovereignty over the colony is claimed by the metropole and the social structure, government, and economics of the colony are changed, by colonists - people from the metropole.
Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 4:53pm

economics
Two people enter a bus. Two adjacent cramped seats are free. Each person must decide whether to sit or stand. Sitting alone is more comfortable than sitting next to the other person, whihc is more comfortable than standing. a.) Suppose that each person only cares about her own...
Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 2:38am

Economics
Which is not an economic right enjoyed by consumers
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 2:37pm

business economics
explain using illustrations how the study of business economics helps business managers in decision making
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 5:47am

economics
2. Given a firm’s demand function, P = 24 - 0.5Q and the average cost function, AC = Q2 – 8Q + 36 + 3/Q, calculate the level of output Q which a) maximizes total revenue b) maximizes profits
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 1:09am

Economics
Suppose that the price of a stock is $50 at the beginning of a year and $53 at the end of the year, and it pays a dividend of $2 during the year. Calculate the stock’s current yield, capital-gains yield, and the return. Show your work for three separate calculations.
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 7:27pm

Economics
One year ago, you bought a bond for $10,000. You received interest of $400 at the end of the year, as well as your $10,000 principal. If the inflation rate over the last year was five percent, calculate the real return. Show your work
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 7:26pm

Economics
Explain how an economist could use the slope of the yield curve to analyze the probability that a recession will occur and why the spread may matter.
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 7:24pm

economics
why might an economist look at hundreds of cars moving along an assembly line and call it an example of scarcity
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11:51am

managerial economoics
close relationship between mnagement and economics has led to the development of managerial economics
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 6:42am

managerial economics
firms demand function,p=24-0.54q and the average cost function,AC=Q2-8Q+36+3/Q,calculate the level of output Q, which maximize total revenue,maximizes profits
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 4:57am

Economics
True or false: The US must remove tariffs and quotas to open trade with foreign countries. Consider the following issues: The definition of tariffs and quotas. The strength of the dollar on domestic and global economies. Benefits from tariffs or quotas, including examples. ...
Monday, October 18, 2010 at 6:44pm

Social Studies
What are the 3 terms given to the U.S. system of economics?
Monday, October 18, 2010 at 5:03pm

managerial economics
Consider the following short-run production function (where L = variable input, Q =output): Q = 10L - 0.5L2 Suppose that output can be sold for $10 per unit.
Monday, October 18, 2010 at 3:17pm

economics
For anyone with experience working with game theories... 1.) Two animals are fighting over some prey. Each can be passive or aggressive. Each prefers to be aggressive if its opponent is passive, and passive if its opponent is aggressive; given its own stance, it prefers the ...
Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 8:37pm

home economics
What do you give for a baby shower Please answer
Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 6:17pm

economics
what would happen to the consumer spending and on the unempolymentrate if the U.S government were to increase personal income tax rates
Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 4:24pm

economics (game theory)
For anyone with experience working with game theories... 1.) Two animals are fighting over some prey. Each can be passive or aggressive. Each prefers to be aggressive if its opponent is passive, and passive if its opponent is aggressive; given its own stance, it prefers the ...
Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 6:41am

Manageral Economics (Economyst Only Please)
Bridget has a limited income and consumes only wine and cheese; her current consumption choice is four bottles of wine and 10 pounds of cheese. The price of wine is $ 10 per bottle, and the price of cheese is $ 4 per pound. The last bottle of wine added 50 units to Bridget&#...
Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 11:07am

Manageral Economics (Economyst Only Please)
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, October 16, 2010 at 11:07am

Manageral Economics (Economyst Only Please)
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: where Q is the number of cans of tennis balls sold ...
Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 11:06am

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: where Q is the number of cans of tennis balls sold ...
Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 10:39am

economics
Bridget has a limited income and consumes only wine and cheese; her current consumption choice is four bottles of wine and 10 pounds of cheese. The price of wine is $ 10 per bottle, and the price of cheese is $ 4 per pound. The last bottle of wine added 50 units to Bridget&#...
Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 10:37am

business economics
how business economics helps business manager in decision making
Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 3:20am

Economics
Question 3: Suppose an individual has the following utility over consumption: u(x) = x 1 2 . The individual currently earns $2,500 per month, which is spent to finance consumption. Suppose the individual is ofered a job with a new internet company. The new position will pay ...
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 11:23pm

Economics
Which government bodies influence national fiscal policies that potentially affect the housing market?
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 7:52pm

prob and stats
The scores on an Economics examination are normally distributed with a mean of 77 and a standard deviation of 18. If the instructor assigns a grade of A to 16% of the class, what is the lowest score a student may have and still obtain an A? (Give your answer to two decimal ...
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 1:13am

economics
The following information applies to the market for a particular items in the absence of a unit excise tax: Price($ per unit) Quantity Supplied Quantity Demanded 4 50 200 5 75 175 6 100 150 7 125 125 8 150 100 9 175 75 According to the information above, in the absence of a ...
Thursday, October 14, 2010 at 3:55pm

Economics
If exports rose by 22.5% what would happen to a country's economy?
Thursday, October 14, 2010 at 6:36am

economics
U.S. cigarette makers face enormous punitive damage penalties after losing a series of class-action lawsuits that heaped penalties amounting to several hundred billion dollars on the tobacco industry. In spite of the huge penalties, The Wall Street Journal reported, "The ...
Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 8:07pm

economics
Increasingly, employees are being allowed to choose benefit packages from a menu of items. For instance, workers may be given a package of benefits that includes basic and optional items. Basics might include modest medical coverage, life insurance equal to a year's salary...
Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 8:06pm

economics
do you believe there are opportunity costs to furthering your education. if so what are they if not why
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 11:07pm

Economics!
if a business firm operates indefinitely without covering any of its sunk costs,what happens to these costs? A.they continue unpaid for as long as the firm fails to make a profit large enough to cover them B.nothing happens to them;they have cease to exist C.they reduce the ...
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 4:14pm

ECONOMICS HELP
a draft system, whether professional sports or the military, enable those who are hiring to A.avoid paying a living wage B.produce what they produce at a lower cost C.educe the cost of labor D.transfer part of the cost of labor to someone other than themselves isnt B the ...
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 11:01pm

intro to economics
a draft system, whether professional sports or the military, enable those who are hiring to A.avoid paying a living wage B.produce what they produce at a lower cost C.educe the cost of labor D.transfer part of the cost of labor to someone other than themselves isnt B the ...
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 9:51pm

Intro to ECONOMICS
the basic reason suburban stores are more likely than downtown stores to provide free parking for their customers is that.. the cost of using land is higher in the downtown area?
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 9:33pm

economics
if land suitable for growing corn is also suitable for growing soybeans, the discovery that soybean oil prevents cancer will A.have no effect on the cost of growing corn B.reduce the cost of growing corn C.raise the cost of growing corn D.decrease the demand for corn is the ...
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 9:28pm

Intro to Economics
Past expenses are irrelevant to decisions to supply now, because A.people forget the past quickly B.it is esssential to avoid bankruptcy C.supply decisions depend on opportunities thst will have to be forgone, not opportunities already forgone D.expenses incurred in the past ...
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 9:06pm

Economics
who knows how to measure the true cost of a pint of B-Positive blood? A.None of these B.Any competent medical authority C.Only the Surgeon General of the United States D.An economist E.A clerk at the blood bank
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 8:46pm

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?
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 6:34pm

Economics
The Largo Publishing House uses 400 printers and 200 printing presses to produce books. A printer's wage rate is $20, and a printing press costs $5,000. The last printer added 20 books to total output, while the last press added 1,000 books to total output. Is the ...
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 2:27pm

English 2
'Use the resources of the internet to find out about one African kingdom of your choice. Focus on the period from about A.D. 300 to A.D. 1600. After you've decided on a kingdom to research, write about the history, religion, art, music, daily life, economics, the ...
Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 9:26pm

economics
1)The director of marketing at Vanguard Corporation believes the sales of the company’s Bright Side Laundry detergent (S) are related to Vanguard’s own advertising expenditure (A), as well as the combined advertising expenditures of its three biggest rival detergents...
Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 12:41pm

home economics
what are the different careers in home economics
Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 8:01pm

home economics
what are the different careers in home economics and their qualifications.
Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 7:05pm

economics
i want to make my assignment in witch i have to analyze a problem related to any product like sugar (economy wise) and give its solution and also write its substitutes and compliments .please give an example of economic problem of sugar
Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 5:15am

health economics
can someone just help with the basics of comparing and contrasting the goals of a producer versus a non-producer? Thanks!
Friday, October 8, 2010 at 8:02pm

Economics
Compare and contrast the goals of a producer of a health commodity vs. a producer of a non-health commodity.
Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 7:21pm

home economics
Consider the following events: Scientists reveal that consumption of oranges decreases the risk of diabetes and, at the same time, farmers use a new fertilizer that makes orange trees more productive. Illustrate and explain what effect these change have on the equilibrium ...
Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 1:29pm

economics
Studies indicate that the price elasticity of demand for cigarettes is about 0.4. If a pack of cigarettes currently costs $4 and the government wants to reduce smoking by 20 per cent, by how much should it increase the price? Show your calculations. (b) If the local government...
Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 11:35am

economics
qs=-400+2p qd=1600-2p how do i graph that
Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 1:45am

economics
explain how the wage can adjust to balance the supply and demand for labor while simultaneously equaling the value of the marginal product of labor
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 7:23pm

economics
P 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 QD 400 380 360 340 320 300 280 260 240 220 200 180 160 QS 40 80 120 160 200 240 280 320 360 400 440 480 520 Suppose the quota is lifted and a price ceiling of 11 is imposed. Find the new market price. How much will be actually be sold?
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 6:00pm

economics
Economic growth patterns decreased sharply from 1990-1991. Then they rose sharply and gradually leveled off up until 1999. However, inflation dropped steadily from 1990-1999. It decreased sharply at first and then leveled off from 1994--1994. Question 1 - Forecast of economic ...
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 11:19pm

economics
What have forecast of economic growth done consistently? Economic growth patterns decreased sharply from 1990-1991. Then they rose sharply and gradually leveled off up until 1999. However, inflation dropped steadily from 1990-1999. It decreased sharply at first and then ...
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 1:18am

homework
What have forecast of economic growth done consistently? Economic growth patterns decreased sharply from 1990-1991. Then they rose sharply and gradually leveled off up until 1999. However, inflation dropped steadily from 1990-1999. It decreased sharply at first and then ...
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 1:11am

economics
Do you feel there are any imbalances to our wage structure in our economy?
Monday, October 4, 2010 at 8:06pm

Economics
How could some these up a couple of lines: these are legal issues of the EU, i just need to describe them a a couple of sentences: decisions, regulations and directives
Monday, October 4, 2010 at 4:47am

economics
2. Given a firm’s demand function, P = 24 - 0.5Q and the average cost function, AC = Q2 – 8Q + 36 + 3/Q, calculate the level of output Q which a) maximizes total revenue b) maximizes profits
Sunday, October 3, 2010 at 9:57am

12th grade economics
what does the process of specialization do for the economy?
Saturday, October 2, 2010 at 12:22am

home economics
what are the advantages and disadvantages of a butcher and a fish monger
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 11:51am

home economics
what are the advantages and disadvantages of a baker
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 11:47am

home economics
name all the careers in home economics
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 6:32pm

Economics
Suppose a market with two sellers Seller 1 has a marginal cost of c1=20q1 and seller 2 has a marginal cost of c2=40q2 Find the market supply curve in a competitive market where the price = c1= c2
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 10:48am

Economics
What are the pitfalls to avoid when trading with India?
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 9:35am

Economics
Name 2 government bodies or agencies that have an impact on the national housing market. Explain the role of each body or agency in relation to the housing market.
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 8:34pm

home economics
three branches of home economics?
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 8:45pm

economics
name two competitor companies that are U.S. GAAP publicly traded companies
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 7:48pm

economics
out of the four economic market models : competitive market, monopoly market, monopolistic competition and oligopoly in your opinion which is the best market model and which is the worst
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 7:35pm

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