It is known from experience that in a certain industry 40 percent of all labour-management disputes are over wages, 40 percent are over working conditions, and 20 percent are over fringe benefit. Also, 9 percent of the disputes over wages

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  2. Economics

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  3. geography

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  4. Geography

    Which statements describe the management of the earth's resources? Resource management becomes more important as the population increases. Resource management is a global issue. Resource management is a local issue. Resource management is a national issue.

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  7. Economics

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  8. Math

    f a contractor pays an average wage of $20.00 per hour and wants to make a 15% mark-up on the cost of labour, what will the contractor charge as an average labour cost on contracts?

  9. economics

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  10. math

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  11. Mircoeconomics

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  12. allied health part 2-21

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  13. business management

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  14. Statistics

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  15. business

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  16. business

    Assume that you are part of the management team of Nordstrom’s department store. The retail industry and Nordstrom’s is under a great deal of pressure due to the state of the economy. Research the retail clothing industry and Nordstrom’s in

  17. business

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  18. economics

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  19. System Operations management

    Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis

  20. math

    If a contractor pays an average wage of $20.00 per hour and wants to make a 15% mark-up on the cost of labour, what will the contractor charge as an average labour cost on contracts?

  21. math

    It is known from experience that in a certain industry 40 percent of all labour-management disputes are over wages, 40 percent are over working conditions, and 20 percent are over fringe benefit. Also, 9 percent of the disputes over wages are resolved

  22. Quality Management and Productivity

    (Effects of Quality Management on Domestic and Global Competition Paper) - Write a 700-word paper in which you compare and contrast quality management at two organizations in the same industry. - One organization must compete in the domestic market and one

  23. yield

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  24. Texas history

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  25. commerce

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  26. CRIMINAL JUSTICE

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  27. Economics

    How would a decision by the owners of the copper smelters to operate each smelter longer than has been the practice in the past affect the elasticity of demand for labour in the copper industry?

  28. Economics International Trade

    Heckscher- Ohlin Model 1. Suppose that Home produces computers (C) and Food (F) using skilled labour (S) and unskilled labour (L). The unit factor requirements for each industry are: aSC = 1 aSF = 1 aLC = 2 aLF = 4 (a)What good is skilled labour intensive?

  29. criminal justice

    This is my homework assignment, I cannot find any info on systems management and how it pertains to the criminal just field. Can someone please help me Discuss the three types of management styles that are reviewed in your course materials (Scientific

  30. Systems Operations

    Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis. Create a 6 – 8 slide PowerPoint® presentation in which you describe

  31. Finance

    1- How can management practices speed the collection of receivables? 2-Which management practices tend to slow the collection of receivables? 3-How have recent changes in the banking industry influenced the collection process?

  32. Algebra

    "A recent study determined that the distance employees at a pharmaceutical company in New Jersey commute to work each way is normally distributed with a mean equal to 13.4 miles and a standard deviation of 3.6 miles. Management has decided to give a

  33. Finance

    Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 91 percent as high if the price is raised 18 percent. Chip’s

  34. finance 571

    Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 85 percent as high if the price is raised 16 percent. Chip’s

  35. Principals of Management

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  36. information technology

    How would you describe property management system (PMS, point-of -sale(POS) and Accounting uses and interelation within the hospitality industry?

  37. Finance

    Problem 12.24 Your answer is incorrect. Try again. Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 94 percent

  38. bisiness management

    You work in the Human Resources department of your organization. You have been charged with recruiting a manager for a department within the Services division. The Vice-President of the Services division stresses to you that "This department hasn’t had a

  39. IFSM 300

    The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add

  40. Finance

    Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 90 percent as high if the price is raised 17 percent. Chip’s

  41. Management

    I am collecting ideas for the following question. Any help would be appreciated, thanks. Please give an example of good or bad management control based on your own experience.

  42. math

    Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 91 percent as high if the price is raised 11 percent. Chip’s

  43. finance

    Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 91 percent as high if the price is raised 11 percent. Chip’s

  44. management

    what is historical management and how is it related to todays management studies? Give me a comparison of bureaucratic and administrative management?

  45. community policing

    At the turn of the century, a new management technique was developed by Frederick Winslow Taylor, which would later be applied to policing. What is the name of the management style? strategic management, is this right thanks

  46. math

    CC-chem co manufactures a single product, product W, and have provided you with the following information which relates to the period which has just ended. Standard cost per unit of product W Materials Price per kilo total Kilos $ $ F 15 4 60 G 12 3 36 H 8

  47. bussiness

    Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis.

  48. Redlands

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  49. Microeconomics

    Suppose sharply lower coffee prices lead to a decrease in demand for tea. As tea prices decrease, tea producers experience short-run economic losses. If the tea industry is a price-taker industry and if sufficient time is allowed for the market to adjust

  50. Finance - Capital Budgeting/Bid Price

    We have been requested by a large retailer to submit a bid for a new point-of-sale credit checking system. The system would be installed, by us, in 89 stores per year for three years. We would need to purchase $1,300,000 worth of specialized equipment.

  51. math

    Dench manufacturing has received a special order from Sands to produce 225 components to be incorporated into Sand's product. The components have a high cost, due to the expertise required for their manufacture. Dench produces the components in batches of

  52. Economics

    The top four firms in industry A have market shares of 30,25,10,and 5 percent,respectively. The top four firms in industry B have mraket shares of 15,12,8,and 4 percent, respectively. Calculate the four-firm concentration ratios for the two industries.

  53. microeconomics

    TRUE OR FALSE: 9. Assume that the Minimum Wage has increased to $14 from $10. If the total labour-income at the wage of $14 is higher than the total labour-income at the wage of $10, it means that the labour-demand with respect to wage is elastic. FALSE. I

  54. Economics

    What is the computing? in terms of math Industry structure is often measured by computing the Four-Firm Concentration Ratio. Suppose you have an industry with 20 firms and the CR is 20%. How would you describe this industry? Suppose the demand for the

  55. Macroeconomics

    You want to start a company, and are trying to decide between two different industries. You are doing your final research before you write your business plan. Industry A has 20 firms and a Concentration Ratio (CR) of 20% * What is the name for this type of

  56. Economics

    You want to start a company, and are trying to decide between two different industries. You are doing your final research before you write your business plan. Industry A has 20 firms and a Concentration Ratio (CR) of 20% * What is the name for this type of

  57. Economics

    You want to start a company, and are trying to decide between two different industries. You are doing your final research before you write your business plan. Industry A has 20 firms and a Concentration Ratio (CR) of 20% * What is the name for this type of

  58. Macroeconomics

    I need help with my assignment. You want to start a company, and are trying to decide between two different industries. You are doing your final research before you write your business plan. Industry A has 20 firms and a Concentration Ratio (CR) of 30%

  59. english

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  60. business

    You work in the Human Resources department of your organization. You have been charged with recruiting a manager for a department within the Services division. The Vice-President of the Services division stresses to you that "This department hasn’t had a

  61. Economics Internation trade

    Please help on the following question 2. (Heckscher- Ohlin Model) Suppose that Home produces computers (C) and Food (F) using skilled labour (S) and unskilled labour (L). The unit factor requirements for each industry are: aSC = 1 aSF = 1 aLC = 2 aLF = 4

  62. Criminal Justice

    Can anyone point to any good website with information pertaining to this assignment? Discuss the three types of management styles that are reviewed in your course materials (Scientific Management, Human Relations Management, and Systems Management). Which

  63. Economyst

    Posted by economyst on Wednesday, November 26, 2008 at 8:46am in response to Economics. Do a little research, then take a shot. What do you think? My thinking is 40% CR, and smaller frims would thrive, due to less overhead. What is you take ? What is the

  64. Economics

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  65. Economic Theory

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  66. intro tobusiness

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  67. Business Question

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  68. statistics

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  69. English

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  70. math

    A bond has an average return of 6.8 percent and a standard deviation of 4.6 percent. What range of returns would you expect to see 68 percent of the time? a. 2.2 percent to 11.4 percent b. 4.6 percent to 11.4 percent c. 4.6 percent to 22.8 percent d. 11.4

  71. physics

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  72. managerial accounting

    Tusk pty ltd uses standard costs system for its single product in which variable manufacturing overheads is applied on the basis of direct labour hours. The following information is given: Standard costs: Raw material[R16per kg] Per unit R 24.00 Direct

  73. business

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  74. economics

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  75. economic theory

    assume that a business firm produces two commod ities, X and Y, with two different inpu ts, Labour (L) and Capital (K). The total quantities of L and K available per un it of time are specified as L = 1600 labour hours; and K = 20 00 units. In addition,

  76. math

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  77. Business-Ms. Sue

    Ms. Sue you know how yesterday you and I both worked on the natural resources, capitol, etc. Well I listed some things like cell phones etc. which were not connected with the production of an automobile. This is my assignment: List factors of production

  78. ECON Firm

    Suppose you have an industry with 20 firms and the CR is 30%. How would you describe this industry?Suppose the demand for product rises and pushes up the price for the good. What long run adjustments would you expect following this change in demand? What

  79. Economics

    What labour standards regarding safety, working conditions, overtime and the like should companies hold foreign factories to' those prevailing in that country or united states. Is there like a rule that says companies have to go by the labour policies of

  80. Economics

    In a perfect competitive market, industry demand is P = 850 – 2Q, and industry supply is P = 250 + 4Q (supply is the sum of the marginal cost curves of the firms in the industry). Assume that all the firms collude to form a single monopoly firm. There is

  81. Managerial Economics

    In a perfect competitive market, industry demand is P = 850 – 2Q, and industry supply is P = 250 + 4Q (supply is the sum of the marginal cost curves of the firms in the industry). Assume that all the firms collude to form a single monopoly firm. There is

  82. Accounting

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  83. Math

    Randolph runs a home appliance repair business and charges a service call fee of $85 plus $15 per half hour for his labour. Write an equation for calculating the total charges, C, in terms of hours of labour, H. Plot the graph of C vs. H and define the

  84. Economics 205

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  85. History

    Can't seem to find the answer to this question. In the aftermath of WWI, the largest manufacturing industry in the state of California was? a. canning industry b. auto industry c. agriculture d. petroleum e. none of the above.

  86. Economics

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  87. IFSM 300

    1. The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add

  88. BUSINESS

    The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add

  89. IFSM 300

    The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add

  90. Microeconomics

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  91. Socials

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  92. Microeconomics

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  93. writing sentences and paragraph

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  94. math

    CC-chem co manufactures a single product, product W, and have provided you with the following information which relates to the period which has just ended. Standard cost per unit of product W Materials: Materials Price per kilo total Kilos $ $ F 15 4 60 G

  95. Economics

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  96. economics

    if production is Q=(a^c) min(K,L) where a>0, c>1, price of capital(r)=£10 and price of labour (w)= £10 what is the optimal combination of capital and labour? does the production have increasing/constant/decreasing returns to scale?

  97. Chinese in Canada

    How did the employing practices of Chinese labour contractors lead to prejudice? How did they take advantage of Chinese workers? The Knights of labour campaigned to have all Chinese removed from Vancouver. The kings would also often force Chinese residents

  98. Managerial Economics

    4. Explain how each of the following events will affect the average and marginal cost curves of a firm : a) a decrease in labour rate; b) an increase in rent for a facility; c) stricter environmental regulation requiring installation of scrubbers on

  99. Economics

    Assume that output is defined by K^0.5 (EL)^0.5, where K denotes capital, L denotes labour, E denotes labour efficiency; K = 400, L = 100, E = 900 Consumption (C) is given by the equation: C = 500+0.5(Y - T) Investment (I) is given by the equation: I =

  100. Economics

    Assume that output is defined by K0.5 (EL) 0.5, where K denotes capital, L denotes labour, E denotes labour efficiency; K = 400, L = 100, E = 900 Consumption (C) is given by the equation: C = 500+0.5(Y - T) Investment (I) is given by the equation: I = 3500

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