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u.s global economics
what aspects of your decison-making process fit the description of a rational choice? did you consider costs and benifits? did you pay attention to both monentary and non-monetary factors? did you consider opportunity costs and your long-term goals?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:36am

Economics
What are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:41am

Economics
Why is the south african government is not providing enough welfare on subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 3:23pm

home economics
Cost and concequences of providing welfare
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 10:11am

Economics
What are consumer subsidies?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 8:13am

economics (7)
Assume that a $1,000 bond issued in 2012 pays $100 in interest each year. What is the current yield on the bond if it can be purchased for Instructions: Enter your responses as a percent rounded to one decimal place. (a) $1,200? Yield on $1,200 bond is = ?% (b) $1,000? Yield ...
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 9:15pm

economics
are there any welsfare or subsidy payments that shoud be reviewed or added?
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 11:58am

Economics
Which of these is most likely favored by both management and labor? A. An increase in wages B. Cutbacks in health coverage due to rising health care costs C. Establishment of a profit sharing plan D. Guarantees against layoffs E. New work rules to increase output
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 2:51pm

economics (7)
Assume that a $1,000 bond issued in 2012 pays $100 in interest each year. What is the current yield on the bond if it can be purchased for Instructions: Enter your responses as a percent rounded to one decimal place. (a) $1,200? Yield on $1,200 bond is = ?% (b) $1,000? Yield ...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 10:04pm

economics (4)
Assume that the following data describe the condition of the banking system: Total reserves $200 billion Transactions deposits $800 billion Cash held by public $400 billion Reserve requirement 0.20 By how much could the banks increase their lending activity? $ billion = ?
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 10:04pm

Economics (7)
Assume that a $1,000 bond issued in 2012 pays $100 in interest each year. What is the current yield on the bond if it can be purchased for Instructions: Enter your responses as a percent rounded to one decimal place. (a) $1,200? Yield on $1,200 bond is = ?% (b) $1,000? Yield ...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 11:46am

Economics (4)
Assume that the following data describe the condition of the banking system: Total reserves $200 billion Transactions deposits $800 billion Cash held by public $400 billion Reserve requirement 0.20 By how much could the banks increase their lending activity? $ billion = ?
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 11:46am

economics (7)
Assume that a $1,000 bond issued in 2012 pays $100 in interest each year. What is the current yield on the bond if it can be purchased for Instructions: Enter your responses as a percent rounded to one decimal place. (a) $1,200? Yield on $1,200 bond is = ?% (b) $1,000? Yield ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 11:06pm

economics (4)
Assume that the following data describe the condition of the banking system: Total reserves $200 billion Transactions deposits $800 billion Cash held by public $400 billion Reserve requirement 0.20 By how much could the banks increase their lending activity? $ billion = ?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 10:31pm

Economics
What are the costs and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 4:43am

Economics and statistics
If the critical z value for a hypothesis test equals 2.45, what value of the test statistic would provide the least chance of making a Type I error? 3.74 10,000 2.46 4.56
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:52pm

Economics
Based on the Nielsen ratings, the local CBS affiliate claims its 11 p.m. newscast reaches 41% of the viewing audience in the area. In a survey of 100 viewers, 36% indicated that they watch the late evening news on this local CBS station. What is the alternate hypothesis? H1...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 6:28pm

Economics
what are welfare payments or consumer subsidies?
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 6:48am

economics
what is the south african government providing and to whom
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 4:13pm

Economics
1) Please provide an explanation on the saying, "Households are demanders but they are also suppliers.” 2)What factors affect an individual’s standard of living?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 3:34am

Economics
1) Please provide an explanation on the saying, "Households are demanders but they are also suppliers.” 2)What factors affect an individual’s standard of living?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 2:03am

Economics
Please provide a definition of "Allocative Mechanism."
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 1:36pm

Maths, biology, accounting, business economics
What career could one study with these subjects
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 9:03am

Economics
What percentage of income is spent on lottery tickets by (a) A poor family with an income of $19,000 per year who purchase the average amount of lottery tickets for their income bracket?
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 8:55pm

social studies(updated answers)
this is the last time ill post for these 2 questions ill be moving on to the next social studies after this check 3.D 5.C 3.Which statement best describes the economics of Caribbean South America? A. Venezuela benefits from oil resources while other nations rely on cash crops...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 12:48pm

social studies check answers
2.B 3.A 4.C 5.B 2.Caribbean South America has A. a predominantly tropical climate. B. varied climate zones due to coastal and highland areas. C. an arid climate in the north and a wet climate in the south. D. mountain climates determined by elevation. 3.Which statement best ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:54am

Economics
If Alisha Maintenance manufacturing has: total maintenance cost of $2,785,000 total fixed maintenance cost of $310,000 total variable maintenance cost of $2,475,000 total maintenance cost per unit is $18.57 fixed maintenance cost per unite of $2.07 variable maintenance cost ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 5:00pm

economics
what are the cost and consaquences of providing the subsdies and welfare?
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 12:26pm

Micro economics
Consider a firm with the following production function: q = (ak+bl)^(1/2) The firm's total costs can be written as C = F + rk + wl 1. Calculate the firm's contingent factor demand. Illustrate it in a graph including the firm's isoquant map 2. Assume that r/w > a...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 7:16am

Maths, Biology, Business Economics
Hi I want to study Psychotherapy and be a Dance therapist but cannot find any courses for Dance Therapy in South Africa.
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:56am

Economics
Production through the firm is more often efficient than market exchange when:
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 3:59am

economics
what are welfare payments or consumer subsides
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 3:50am

economics
how do you think our nations output should be distributed ? by income?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10:19pm

economics
Do you feel there are any imbalances to our wage structure in our economy?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 11:03am

economics
how to derive marginal utility of income?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 8:05am

managerial economics
An article in Business Week reported the discovery of a new processing technology that makes it economically feasible to turn natural gas into liquid petroleum that yields superclean gasoline, diesel fuel, or any other product derived from crude oil. This discovery represents ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:18pm

Economics and Statistics
A stockbroker placed the following order for a customer: • 50 shares of Kaiser Aluminum preferred at $100 a share • 100 shares of GTE preferred at $27.20 a share • 20 shares of Boston Edison preferred at $12.20 a share What is the weighted arithmetic mean price ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:07pm

Business and Economics
The weights (in grams) of the contents of several small bottles are 8, 4, 3, 6, 7, 1 and 5. What is the sample variance? 5.81 4.33 5.67 2.22
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 5:18pm

home economics
what are the reasons for disposal of fullness
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 10:02am

Economics
Suppose Bill is on a low-carbohydrate diet. He can eat only three foods: Rice Krispies, cottage cheese, and popcorn. The marginal utilities for each food are tabulated below. Bill is allowed only 167 grams of carbohydrates daily. Rice Krispies, cottage cheese, and popcorn ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 7:11pm

Business & Economics
For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,033; 5,652; 6,407; 7,201; 8,719; 11,154; 15,121. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 12,240 ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:22pm

econ
economics- what is the law called where cost of input increases so cost of output must increase (in order to keep max profit)
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 8:11am

Home Economics
1. How can disposal of fullness be done on the sleeve head?
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:24am

Home Economics
1. Differentiate between techniques and processes. 2. Give two examples of each after differentiating.
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:22am

math, economics
Consider a market in which consumption of the good being traded generates a positive externality. There are 100 identical consumers, each with a utility function given by 1/2√q+m+√G, where G denotes the total level of consumption in the market. The good is sold by ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:55am

economics, math
Could you please help me with this problem: Consider an oligopolistic market with two firms. Each of them produces using a cost function given by c(q)=q2. The aggregate demand in the market is given by 1000−p. Suppose that, in order to increase production, the government...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:50am

economics
Consider a market in which consumption of the good being traded generates a positive externality. There are 100 identical consumers, each with a utility function given by 1/2 √q+m+√G, where G denotes the total level of consumption in the market. The good is sold by...
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 4:56am

economics
Consider the problem of a rational consumer with an experienced utility function given by 8√x+m. Let p=$1 p/unit denote the market price of good x. Suppose that, initially, the firm selling the good matches his purchases as follows: for every x units that he buys, he ...
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 4:50am

Economics HELP PLEASE!!!!
Can someone please help me with a hint to solve this problem?? I'm struggling really hard with this. "Consider an oligopolistic market with two firms. Each of them produces using a cost function given by c(q)=q^2. The aggregate demand in the market is given by 1000&#...
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 2:33pm

Math economics HELP!!!
Can someone please help me with a hint to solve this problem?? I'm struggling really hard with this. Thanks!!! "Consider an oligopolistic market with two firms. Each of them produces using a cost function given by c(q)=q^2. The aggregate demand in the market is given ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 6:05pm

Economics
Which of the following is not a factor of production? A. Capital B. Goods and Services C. Labor D. Land
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 10:29am

economics
The Law of Large Numbers explains why it is unlikely that the actuarially fair premium for an insurance policy will be the same for a small start-up firm as it will be for a large employer such as a university. True or False
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 1:44am

Economics
THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT IS NOT PROVIDING ENOUGH WELFARE OR SUBSIDIES TO THE POOR AND UNDERPRIVILEDGED. 1.What are welfare payments or consumer subsidies? 2.What is the South African government providing and to whom? 3.What are the cost and consequences of providing the ...
Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 9:20am

Economics
The South African government is not providing enough welfare of subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged. -What are welfare payments or consumer subsidies? -What is the South African govornment providing and to whom? -What are the costs and consequences of providing the ...
Friday, March 14, 2014 at 11:53am

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider the problem of a competitive firm which has fixed costs of $1000, semi-fixed-costs of $1000, and variable costs given by q^2. QUESTION: What is the maximum market price at which the firm decides to supply zero?
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 4:10pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider the problem of a competitive firm which has fixed costs of $1000, semi-fixed-costs of $1000, and variable costs given by q2. QUESTION: What is the maximum market price at which the firm decides to supply zero?
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 4:09pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider a market in which consumption of the good being traded generates a positive externality. There are 100 identical consumers, each with a utility function given by (1/2)*(q^(1/2))+m +(G^(1/2)) where G denotes the total level of consumption in the market. The good is ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 4:08pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider a market in which consumption of the good being traded generates a positive externality. There are 100 identical consumers, each with a utility function given by (1/2)*(q^(1/2))+m +(G^(1/2)) where G denotes the total level of consumption in the market. The good is ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 4:06pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider an oligopolistic market with two firms. Each of them produces using a cost function given by c(q)=q^2. The aggregate demand in the market is given by 1000−p. Suppose that, in order to increase production, the government gives the firms a $100 per-unit produced ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 3:58pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider the same setting as in the previous question. Suppose that firms are NOT owned by consumers. Let s denote the size of the per-unit subsidy/tax given to the firms. Let positive values of s denote subsidies, and negative values of s denote taxes. QUESTION: What is the ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 3:54pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider an oligopolistic market with two firms. Each of them produces using a cost function given by c(q)=q^2. The aggregate demand in the market is given by 1000−p. Suppose that, in order to increase production, the government gives the firms a $100 per-unit produced ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 3:53pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider an economy in which a monopolistic firm serves two identical, but separate markets, called A and B. The aggregate inverse demand in each market is given by 1000−q. The cost function for the monopolist is given by (qA+qB)^2, where qA andqB denotes the amount sold...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 3:52pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider a market in which aggregate demand is given by 1000−10p, and aggregate supply is given by 10p, where p denotes the market price. QUESTION: What is the maximum amount of revenue that the government can raise using a per-unit sales tax on consumers?
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 3:50pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider the problem of a rational consumer with an experienced utility function given by 8*x^(1/2)+m. Let p=$1 p/unit denote the market price of good x. Suppose that, initially, the firm selling the good matches his purchases as follows: for every x units that he buys, he ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 3:49pm

CALCULUS ECONOMICS
Consider the problem of a rational consumer with an experienced utility function given by 8x√+m. Let p=$1 p/unit denote the market price of good x. Suppose that, initially, the firm selling the good matches his purchases as follows: for every x units that he buys, he ...
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 3:47pm

home economics
Disposal fullness
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 2:53am

economics
Consider the problem of a competitive firm which has fixed costs of $1000, semi-fixed-costs of $1000, and variable costs given by q^2. What is the maximum market price at which the firm decides to supply zero?
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 12:28pm

English III
Neat People vs. Sloppy People By Suzanne Britt I’ve finally figured out the difference between neat people and sloppy people. The distinction is, as always, moral. Neat people are lazier and meaner than sloppy people. Sloppy people, you see, are not really sloppy. Their ...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 12:36pm

Economics
A clinic has $1 million in revenues and $950,000 in costs. What is its operating margin? My answer is 5% However the second question is if the clinic invested $400,000. What is the return on investment and is it adequate. Not sure how I calculate that. Would I take the 5% of $...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 2:12pm

Economics
Which of the following results from having a nation having conflicting economic goals? A. the nationalizing of some industries B. the need to rank choices in order of importance C. the need for economic safety nets D. government regulation of domestic industries
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:23am

Economics Supply and Demand
The demand function is Q=600-P with P being the price paid by consumer. I know the first P is $400 and Pnet is 160. There is 40% co insurance,. How do I figure out the quantity demanded? Our instructor said it was 440 but how do you get to that number?
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 4:41pm

Economic
What is market in economics? Give at least two definitions.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 10:39am

Economics/Forecasting
If you anticipate that volume will increase at your clinics by 4% next year. Forecast visits for each clinic, and explain what assumptions underline your forecast. Can someone give me an example please not sure what it is asking.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 9:23pm

home economics
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.
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 10:29am

economics
1.. Suppose that U(x; y) = min(x; y) with px = 1 and py = 1. Describe and illustrate the income and substitution effects of an increase in the price of good y. What does this imply about a tax imposed on good y.. 2.. Let U(x; y) = 5x:8y:2 showing all derivation work, find: (a...
Friday, February 21, 2014 at 8:29pm

economics
Let U(x; y) = 5x:8y:2 showing all derivation work, find: (a) the Marshallian demand functions for x and y (b) the Indirect Utility Function (c) the compensated demand functions xc and yc
Friday, February 21, 2014 at 8:00pm

Accointing , Economics and Life Science
I was wanting to find out that with the subjects l got what type of career could l have
Friday, February 21, 2014 at 2:40pm

home economics
Becky really likes Macaroni Grill but can only afford to eat out 4 times a year. Her boss gives small raises, so this year she receives 4% raise. She decides that a 4% raise is enough to warrant going out 1 more trip per year to Marconi girl. Calculate for restaurants the ...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 2:53pm

business,accounting,maths lit,economic
Cn i be able to do law wth maths lit,business,economics nd accounting?
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 2:53pm

Economics
Assume that the United States operates under a flexible exchange rate regime. Comment on the following statement: "The U.S. current-account deficit provides a measure of how much the United States must borrow abroad."
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 1:21am

economics
C=15+0.60+0.04W I=200 W=1,200 Calculate the value of the equilibrium
Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 11:40pm

Economics
C=15+0.50Y+0.0.5W I=100 W=1,200 Calculate the values of equilibrium Y,C,and S
Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 11:23pm

Managerial Economics
Why the cost structure associated with many kinds of information goods and services might imply a market supplied by a small number of large firms.
Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 7:50pm

economics
what do I put for this question how could the following affect your company?I have a cleaning company----change in technology, government regulations the economy and industry please help thank you
Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 7:40pm

business study,accounting,economics,mathematicaly
what job or carrer i can get when i am leaning this subjects?
Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 7:26am

economics
What does Wheelan think about protectionism? what policies does he believe are better at assisting workers who have been displaced by trade?
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 8:46am

Economics
Why does Wheelan argue that international trade is beneficial?
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 8:41am

economics
Which of the following accurately characterizes the distribution of real GDP per capita internationally?
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 8:17am

economics
1. Think of any real-world business and assume that this business intends to increase its price. Explain what this business could do to make the demand for its product more inelastic.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 7:03pm

Economics
It takes a phlebotomist 15 minutes to complete a blood draw. The supplies for each draw cost $4, and the phlebotomist earns $20 per hour. The phlebotomy lab is designed to accommodate 20,000 draws per year. What are the average and incremental costs of a blood draw when the ...
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 6:12pm

economics
After 17 vehicular accidents two years ago in a given intersection, the mayor of Boulder proposed to reduce the number of crashes by making improvements at the intersection. Assuming the appropriate CRF is 0.53, what will be the reduction in number of crashes at that ...
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 10:18am

economics business studies maths literacy
which carrer can i choose
Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 1:26am

economic
Suppose, unfortunately , your mathematics and economics professors have decide to give tests 2 day from now and you can spend only a total of 12 hours studying for exams .After some thought, you conclude that dividend your study time equally between each subject will give you ...
Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 12:24am

economic
10. Suppose, unfortunately , your mathematics and economics professors have decide to give tests 2 day from now and you can spend only a total of 12 hours studying for exams .After some thought, you conclude that dividend your study time equally between each subject will give ...
Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 12:18am

Healthcare Economics
Your president bought two acres of land for $200,000 ten years ago. Although it is zoned for commercial use, it currently houses eight small, single-family houses. A property management fir that wants to continue leasing the eight houses has offered you $400,000 for the ...
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 9:13pm

Economics
Suppose you are the manager of a California winery. How would you expect the following events to affect the market equilibrium price you receive for a bottle of wine? Please state the shift (leftward or rightward) of demand or supply. a. The price of comparable French wines ...
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 8:44pm

Economics
Consider the role of the US as the world's only super-power and explain the the opportunity cost of having this role.
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 5:17am

Economics
Could someone please help me to asnwer these tw economics questions? The following table shows the marginal benefits (MB) of consuming chocolate bars. Chocolate Bars (unit) 1 2 3 4 5 MB $10 $8 $6 $4 $2 Suppose that the market price of chocolate bars is $7 per unit and you ...
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 5:03am

Business
1. Career Fairs allow job-seekers to contact several prospective employers in a short time. (T/F) 2. It is illegal for businesses to screen applicants for skills and abilities in pre-employment tests. (T/F) 3. You would study business and economics trends in what part of the ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:34pm

business,maths lit tourism economics
can i be a lawyer?
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 3:00pm

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