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managerial economics
Explain why it would cost Rafael Nadal or Venus Williams more to leave the professional tennis tour and open a tennis shop than it would for the coach of a university tennis team to do.
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 12:35pm

managerial economics
Fortune magazine reported that SkyWest, an independent regional airline, negotiated a financial arrangement with Delta and United to provide regional jet service for the two major airlines. For its part of the deal, SkyWest agreed to paint its jets the colors of Delta ...
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 12:34pm

managerial economics
An article in The Wall Street Journal reported that large hotel chains, such as Marriott, are tending to reduce the number of hotels that they franchise to outside owners and increase the number the chain owns and manages itself. Some chains are requiring private owners or ...
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 12:34pm

managerial economics
An article in the Wall Street Journal discusses a trend among some large US Corporation to base the compensation of outside members of their boards of directors partly on the performance of the corporation. “This growing practice more closely aligns the director to the ...
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 12:34pm

economics
what are welfare payments or consumer subsidies
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 6:47am

Home economics
What are d use of computer in home economics
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 4:28am

economics
how managerial economics is related with economics?
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 3:09am

Economics
Explain the difference in prices for each of the following pairs of goods in terms of the laws of supply and demand: (a) natural diamonds and zircons (human-made diamonds), (b) a loaf of bread baked today compared with day-old bread, (c) roses in January and roses in June. ...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 12:24pm

Economics
What are welfare payments or consumer subsidies
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 4:30am

economics
what are the costs and conquences of providing subsidies and welfare
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 2:04pm

economics
explain how a us citizen whose income is in the top one percent would talk about scarcity
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 9:45pm

economics
explain how a us citizen whose income is in the top one percent would talk about scarcity
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 9:42pm

economics
the south african goverment is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 11:27am

Economics
Explain why we can describe the toothpaste industry as oligopolistic.
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 8:03pm

economics
how can I do this question on a TI83? . If the interest rate is 10% and cash flows are $1,000 at the end of year one and $2,000 at the end of year two, then the present value of these cash flows is
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 4:48pm

economics
Explain the economic logic behind OPEC decision to reduce output
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 1:26pm

economics
Pls Help. Not too sure how to do this question. Someone wants to set aside money for their newborn daughters college funds. He estimates she would need 25,000 on her 17, 18, 19 and 20, birthdays. If he plans to make uniform deposits starting 3 years from now and through her 16...
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 2:53am

economics
To save on gasoline expenses, Edith and Mathew agreed to carpool together for traveling to and from work. Edith preferred to travel on I-20 highway as it was usually the fastest, taking 25 minutes in the absence of traffic delays. Mathew pointed out that traffic jams on the ...
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 1:00am

economics
Am i right, just checking as too many wrong homework assignments at the start of this semester have messed up my grades If the required reserve ratio is 0.2, by how much could the money supply expand if the central bank purchased £2 billion worth of bonds? 2.0 billion x ...
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 11:15am

Economics
NAME TWO COMPANIES THAT WERE RECENTLY FINED BY COMPETITION TRIBUNALS FOR COLLUDING TO FIX PRICES
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 10:31am

economics
the consumer sector is the largest part of the macroeconomy
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 9:31am

economics
circular flow diagram, explain a way that your family interacts in the factor market and a way that it interacts in the products market.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 5:12pm

economics
The Milwaukee Brewers are playing their archrival Chicago Cubs. Bleacher tickets for the game were sold out and many fans would have attend if tickets were availiable. 1. Draw the demand and supply lines for bleacher tickets for this game. Label the equilibruim bleacher price ...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 1:33pm

economics
am i right? dont want to hand in wrong homework again, my mom will kill me A research firm calculated that students who attend University spend about $2,760 each in the local economy for a total of $50.45 million. In total, the impact of their spending on the local economy is...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 10:56am

economics
1) Recent trends toward trade restrictions have been to a) lower only those trade barriers related to technology. b)shield a country's automobile industries. c)increase trade barriers. d) decrease trade barriers
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 9:34pm

Managerial Economics
Suppose that Neptune Music has the copyright to the latest CD of the heavy Iron Band. The market demand curve for the CD is Q=800-100p, where Q represents quantity demanded in thousands and p represents the price in dollars. Production requires a fixed cost of $100,000 and a ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 4:37pm

economics
Explain three ways the workplace in the US has changed since the 50s.
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9:18pm

economics
Unions limit the operation of: A. democracy B. the justice system C. market forces D. the military
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 8:45pm

economics
An individual who owns a share of a corporation and is entitled to part of its profits is a: A. director B. officer C. president D. stockholder
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 8:23pm

economics
A producer would have an added incentive to enter a market if the: A. prices for microwave oven sharply decreased. B. price for tennis shoes sharply increased C. supply of apples increased, causing a surplus D. supply of cell phones satisfied consumer demand (I think it's ...
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 7:01pm

economics
Which is most likely to have an inelastic demand? A. an expensive sports car B. experimental cosmetic surgery C. organic fruits and vegetables D. an effective cancer-fighting drug
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 6:23pm

economics
Which of the following is an example of market size affecting demand? A. Restaurant visits drop after a causes a city to be evacuated. B. A computer chip maker moves to a town and hires hundreds. C. After a team wins the World Series, it becomes a fad to buy their caps. D. ...
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 5:58pm

economics
An individual who owns a share of a corporation and is entitled to part of its profits is the: A. director B. officer C. president D. stockholder
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 5:32pm

economics
Workers with higher amounts of human capital tend to: A. demand less benefits B. earn higher wages C. have fewer jobs D. earn lower wages
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 5:15pm

economics
Explain the economic logic behind Opec's decision to reduce output
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 11:57am

economics
1. The south african government is not providing enough welfare of subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged - info. 2. what are welfare payments? 3. what are the costs & consequences of providing the subsidies & welfare? 4. Are there any welfare or subsidy payments that need...
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9:41am

economics
what is the south african government providing to whom?
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 12:27pm

economics
Bob and his dad visited the hardware store on Saturday. They observed the following transactions: Mr. Harris bought 4 for 0.50, Mrs. Clarke bought 21 for $1.00, Mr. Montaro bought 1,134 for $2.00 and Ms. Park bought 450 for $1.50 What were they buying?
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 11:50am

ECONOMICS
WHAT ARE WELFARE PAYEMENTS OR CONSUMERS SUBSIDIES
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 9:56am

economics
A research firm calculated that students who attend University spend about $2,760 each in the local economy for a total of $50.45 million. In total, the impact of their spending on the local economy is £63 million. Calculate the size of the student spending multiplier. ...
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 11:25am

economics
explain the economic logic behind OPEC's decision to reduce output
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 3:58am

economics
exchage rate in south africa within 3 weeks
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 1:57am

Economics
Factors may reduce the demand for opec overtime
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 4:19pm

Economics
It is 1932 and you are an economic advisor to President Roosevelt. What advice would you give the president in light of the economic problems facing the country? Where will you put the money into the economy? Will you give it to large corporations, small businesses, farmers, ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:51pm

Economics
I am having problems answering the question below can you please help? With probability p, you will catch a disease that reduces your income from y, its level when you are healthy, to y-k, where k > 0. A vaccine is available, at cost c, that reduces the probability of your ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 4:45pm

Economics
According to the following game tree, and if the entrant and incumbent both only care about their own monetary payoff, what is/are the game's Nash equilibrium? Entrant - stays out (2,15) - enters If the entrant enters, Incumbent - co operates (5,5) - punishes (-3,9) So ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 3:50am

economics
Suppose the demand and supply for milk are described by the following equations: QD = 600 - 100P; QS = -150 + 150P, where P is price in dollars, Q D is quantity demanded in millions of gallons per year, and Q S is quantity supplied in millions of gallons per year 1. Use these ...
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 10:14am

economics
if Q = 60 − (1/2)P, and MC = 60, which means that MR = 60 how do you work out the price, which then allows you to work out the Q. does the graph still exhibit a slope at twice the rate of the demand curve? thanks for looking in
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 3:34am

Economics
got this from my teacher, A monopolist faces a demand curve given by the following equation: P = $500 − 10Q, where Q equals quantity sold per day. Its marginal cost curve is MC = $100 per day. Assume that the firm faces no fixed cost. and have the answers for most, but ...
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 6:47am

economics
explain the economic logic behind Opec's decision to reduce output
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 12:17pm

economics
Explain the economic logic behind opec decision to reduce output?
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 8:23am

Economics
Explain the economic logic behind OPEC's decision to reduce output
Friday, May 3, 2013 at 2:47am

economics
19-1 Bicycle Insurance and Information Asymmetry If bicycle owners do not know whether they are high- or low-risk consumers, is there an adverse selection problem? 19-2 IPOs and Adverse Selection Should owners of a private company contemplating an IPO (a sale of stock to the ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 1:20am

economics
19-1 Bicycle Insurance and Information Asymmetry If bicycle owners do not know whether they are high- or low-risk consumers, is there an adverse selection problem? 19-2 IPOs and Adverse Selection Should owners of a private company contemplating an IPO (a sale of stock to the ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 12:58am

economics
What are welfare payments or consumer subsidies?
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:00am

economics
Help me reword this?? The Fed is organized as a corporation, owned by its member banks, and directed by a government-appointed board. Monetary policy affects the size of the money supply and the level of interest rates. The first "tool" of monetary policy—and ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 10:15pm

economics
what's the difference between buying rate and selling rate?
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 8:26am

economics
wht are five critically discuss of five way in which the human or environmental problm impact on the community about food production
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 6:30am

Economics
Three types of indicators
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 3:53pm

economics
hi new to economics, and struggling with some of its concepts. got this posed as a homework question, and i have to admit stumped as how to begin. Suppose a firm finds that the marginal product of capital is 60 and the marginal product of labor is 20. If the price of capital ...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 1:59pm

economics
Suppose that a vegetable vendor pays 7% interest daily on a $10 loan. Then, suppose that this individual was able to save $0.50 per day by drinking less tea. Calculate the number of days it would take for the vendor to no longer need to borrow money in order to purchase $10 of...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 1:00pm

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 3:36pm

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 2:29pm

MAnagerial Economics
In the long Run Who play a dominant role. Options:- Income, Demand, Supply, Price.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 4:41am

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 1:26am

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:56am

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:39am

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:38am

Economics
Would leisure time considered an inferior good when the substitution effect dominates? I think that the answer is yes because if you are willing to work more hours in order to make more money than you do not value leisure time that much. Is this correct? Thank you
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 1:30pm

Economics
Which of these products or services is likely to have an inelastic supply in the short run? A. cargo ships B. haircuts C. newspapers D. staples
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 9:24pm

Economics
Explain how market research helps producers maximize profits
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 3:35pm

Economics(Please check, thank you)
Is leisure time considered an inferior good when the substitution effect dominates? I think that the answer is yes because if you are willing to work more hours in order to make more money than you do not value leisure time that much. Is this correct? Thank you!
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 4:10pm

History
4. What Reagan policy resulted in an increase in the federal budget deficit? *supply-side economics deregulation increased defense spending increased spending on social programs Thank You.
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 11:00am

Economics
A decrease in the income tax rate _Increases_____ the value of the multiplier? That was my answer. Increases?
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:30pm

economics
Calculate the percentage return on the security if the payoff to the security in one year is $1,000, ... security in one year is $1,000, $1,500, $2,000, or $2,500.
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 3:28pm

ECONOMICS
Economists often view life cycle variation in income as one form of transitory variation in income around people's lifetime or permanent, income. In this sense, how does your current income compare to your permanent income? Do you think your current income accurately ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
College students sometimes work as summer interns for private firms or for the government. Many of these positions pay very little or nothing. What is the opportunity cost of taking such a job? Explain why students might be willing to take such jobs. If you were to compare the...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
Imagine a firm that hires two types of workers: some with computer skills and some without. If technology advances so that computers become more useful to the firm, what happens to the marginal product of the two types of workers? What happens to equilibrium wages? Explain.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
There are two ways to protect your car from theft. The "club" makes it difficult for a car thief to take your car. Lojack makes it easier for the police to catch the car thief who has stolen it. Which of these types of protection conveys a negative externality on ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:41pm

ECONOMICS
Thirty years ago, the market for chicken was perfectly competitive. Then, Frank Perdue started marketing chicken under his own name. How do you suppose Perdue created a brand name for chicken? What did he gain from doing so? What did society gain from having brand name chicken...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:40pm

home economics, life science, mathematics and tourism
What career is ther when taking those subjects
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:45pm

economics
Suppose average movie attendance is 250 million tickets when prices are $7 a ticket and 200 million when prices are $9 a ticket. Other things being equal, the data imply that the elasticity of demand for movie tickets is: A. elastic, so the increase in price caused total ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 2:02pm

economics
what are the charectaristics of perfect market
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:28am

Economics
What describes a tax that is assessed according to benifits received principle? a.) Thosew who recieve direct payment of the money tha tax generates are the people who pay the tax b.) Those who pay the tax recieve the benifits the tax provides. c.)One group recieves benefits ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 10:56am

Economics
Hi, The demand for inflatable garden gnomes is given by P = 300 – 2Q, while the supply of is P= 100 + Q/2. How many garden gnomes are traded in equilibrium? I found the answer to be Q = 80. The related question was the one I had difficulty with: Suppose that the market ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:30am

ECONOMICS
Among perfect competition, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, and monopoly, how would you classify the markets for each of the following drinks ? Tap water Bottled water Cola Beer
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 9:34pm

Economics
Use the concepts of marginal cost and marginal revenue to derive an optimal capital budget for Company X, which has identified 7 possible investment projects and determined its cost of capital as shown below. Table A: Alternative Projects, Required Investments, and Expected ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:58am

Economics
An investor desires to make an investment in bonds provided he realize 10% on his investment. How much can he afford to pay for a $10000 bond that pays 7% interest annually and will mature 20 years hence?
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 7:37pm

home economics
what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 4:53am

economics
the south African government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged. what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:36am

Economics
Normally, higher interest rates in a country cause the ___ for that country's currency to increase as money flows to the higher interest rates. This depends on the perceived ___. For the first blank I have "demand", but I'm not sure about the second blank?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:44pm

Economics
Suppose you have $7,000 in savings when the price level index is at 100. A. If inflation pushes the price level up by 10 percent, what will be the real value of your savings? B. What is the real value of your savings if the price level declines by 10 percent?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:03pm

economics
determine the relevance of taxation to Nigerian government. outline the difficulties encountered by tax collectors in nigeria.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:25am

economics
In your (imaginary) neighbourhood, the general consensus seems to be that 4 out of 5 cars are in good working order. The price for a good second-hand car is 2000$, while malfunctioning ones typically fetch 600$. (a) What is the expected value of a used car
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 9:03pm

Economics
What is the concept of the invisible hand?
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 8:53pm

Economics
A market failure is when markets do not bring about profit maximization?
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 10:39pm

Economics
The price of cranberry juice suddenly increases. As a result, Glenda begins drinking more grape juice, which is less expensive, but tastes just as good to her. In this case, Glenda’s elastic demand is due to A. availability of substitutes. B. relative importance. C. ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 12:00pm

Economics
The price of cranberry juice suddenly increases. As a result, Glenda begins drinking more grape juice, which is less expensive, but tastes just as good to her. In this case, Glenda’s elastic demand is due to i think is a but im not sure
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 11:51am

bus235
An economics student would like to buy a mini-scooter, but she cannot afford one. Which of the following reasons explain why marketing fails to occur here?
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 8:50pm

Managerail Economics
After Iraq invaded Kuwait gasoline prices rose dramatically – up to 50%. These were many effects of the increased price of gasoline. Explain the following effects in terms of the income effect, or the substitution effect, or both effects. a)People drove less and purchased...
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 10:46am

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