Economics Essays and Term Papers
Wal-Mart Is Taking OverIs Wal-Mart good for communities, or is Wal-Mart a wolf in sheep's
clothing? With a gross annual sales of over $67 billion and more than 2,000
stores, Wal-Mart is one of the biggest corporations in the United States. Wal-
Mart opens a new store once every two days in small communities and ...
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The Wrong Way To Sell A New IdeaMany people would like you to believe that flat tax is so named because it will flatten your finances. That at the least is the intended conclusion. By eliminating personal deductions like mortgagee interest payments, the study claims, the flat tax would reduce housing values in this country ...
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The Combines ActJ.C.H. Jones's article "The Economics of the National Hockey League" (1969)
purpose is to explain through simple micro economics that the prime motive of
professional hockey team owners is profit maximization. The owners argue that
their main interest is "for the love of the game," not the ...
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Eastern Airlines Facing BankruptcyIn 1986, Eastern Airlines was in desparate trouble. The fourth
quarter of 1985 had shown a $67.4 million loss, and financially experts
had told Frank Borman, president and chief executive officer, that the
airline had three choices: 1) a 20 percent pay cut for all union ...
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In 1953 was founded by Tony Smith in Shawnee, Oklahoma
under a different name of the Top Hat. Tony Smith started the company as a
drive-in restaurant featuring hot dogs, hamburgers, and french-fried onion rings.
In the mid-50s Smith was asked by Charles ...
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The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Incorporating A BusinessIn order to mention all the advantages and disadvantages of
incorporating a business, first I should try to explain what a corporation is.
In 1819, Chief Justice Marshall of the United States Supreme court said: " A
corporation is an artificial being, invisible, intangible, and existing only ...
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Electronic CommerceInitially, the Internet was designed to be used by government and academic users,
but now it is rapidly becoming commercialized. It has on-line "shops", even
electronic "shopping malls". Customers, browsing at their computers, can view
products, read descriptions, and sometimes even try samples. ...
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The Dow Jones And CompanyDow Jones & Company was founded in 1882 by Charles Dow, Edward
Jones and Charles Bergstresser. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is now
the world's most vital business and financial news and information service.
The DJIA is an index of 30 "blue-chip" US stocks. The Dow Jones Industrial
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Total Quality Management(TQM) is an organisational process that actively
involves every function and every employee in satisfying customers needs, both
internal and external. TQM works by continuously improving all aspect of work
through structured control, improvement and planning activities that are carried
out in ...
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Casinoshave become a large part of cities' economy and hundreds of
thousands of people's lives. are exciting for many people who feel they
have a chance to win it big. Because so much money is flowing into , the
local business are being affected. Most are not thriving with the new tourism
and the ...
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What Is DemandThe official definition of demand is as such: Demand is the relationship between price and quantity demanded for a particular good and service in particular circumstances. For each price the demand relationship tells the quantity the buyers want to buy at that corresponding price. The quantity ...
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The Great InflationIn late-1922 the German government were forced to ask the Allies for a moratorium on reparations payments; this was refused, and she then defaulted on shipments of both coal and timber to France. By January of the following year, French and Belgian troops had entered and occupied the Ruhr. The ...
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Pan American World Airways, Inc("Pan Am") is a New York corporation
organized in 1927 which is engaged in commercial air transportation which
it pioneered between the United States and most areas of the world. Pan Am
Corporation ("the Corporation"), a Delaware corporation, is and since
September 14, 1984 has been the parent ...
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Deregulation Of The Airline IndustryThe airline industry has been subject of intense price competition since
it was deregulated, and the result has been a number of new carriers which
specialize in regional service and no-frills operations. These carriers
typically purchase older aircraft and often operate outside the ...
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UnemploymentIn industrialized countries in which most people can earn a living only
by working for others, being unable to find a job is a serious problem. Because
of its human costs in deprivation and a feeling of rejection and personal
failure, the extent of is widely used as a measure of workers'
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The Merger Of Trizec Corporations And Horsham IncorporatedThe real estate industry has been hit hard in the 1990ís. Many companies have been struggling to maintain their position in a rapidly decreasing real estate market. The largest Canadian based real estate company to experience an accumulation of debts is, the once Calgary based, Trizec ...
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Budget 97Finance Minister Paul Martin unveiled the Liberal government's 1997
budget recently. As most economic and political experts predicted there were
very few surprises, if any. This was a cautious and predicable budget that was
every bit political as it was economical. With the Liberal government ...
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BECOA Report On Investing Currencies In The Far EastIntroduction
In the world today, the possibilities are endless for people who want to
make money. These opportunities may exist in the form of a bond, currency,
stock, or business venture, but the common tie between them is that it is
possible to make money if you research the market and impose ...
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The Great Depression And The "New Deal"In 1932 almost 1500 banks failed, 32,00 businesses closed their doors and
one-fourth of the labor force in the United States was unemployed. In that
same year Franklin Delanore Roosevelt was elected president. He took
office in 1933 with the economy and the nation in a severe depression. ...
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Immigration And Its Effect On The Economy Of The U.SThe 1990s have brought the largest influx of immigrants into labor force of the
United States of any decade in this nation's history. A panel of social science
scholars concluded their assessment of U.S. society with the observation that
"America's biggest import is people" and determined that ...
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Ford Motor CompanyGROUP PROJECT
ACC 505 - FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING 12/01/96
TABLE OF CONTENTS
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Situation Analysis: Ford MustangPrepared for:
Dr. Alan Wunsch, Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Ford Motors Corporation
President and Owner of TDI Consulting
November 8, 1998
HISTORY OF THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY
The automotive industry started in 1893 ...
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UnemploymentBy getting the proper education and applying for a job, our
has a good chance of decreasing a fair amount.
is a big issue since some people seem to think that they can
stay unemployed and on welfare for their whole life and get a fair amount of
money from our government. "Permanent unemployment ...
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Modern Economic TheoriesTwo controversial economic policies are Keynesian economics
and Supply Side economics. They represent opposite sides of the
economic policy spectrum and were introduced at opposite ends of the
20th century, yet still are the most famous for their effects on
the economy of the ...
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