Monopolistic competitive firm and an oligopoly firm

The Constant Fight for Profitability: Market Structure and Porter’s Five Forces What is market structure and what is Porter’s Five Forces?  Here is some help. Select a monopolistic competitive firm and an oligopoly firm. Then apply Porter’s five forces and compare: 1) What are the challenges to profits faced by each firm? 2) Which firm is likely to have a much higher… Continue reading Monopolistic competitive firm and an oligopoly firm


Relationship between benefits and average costs

The accompanying table shows how total donations, average donations, total labor costs and average labor costs vary depending on the number of employees State U hires for its fundraising activities.   Complete the following: · Calculate the total value of donations raised by three employees, and explain the method you used to make this calculation. · Calculate the… Continue reading Relationship between benefits and average costs


Managerial Economics And Globalization

Explain the difference in the profit realized under the two situations (the price in each market or in the two markets combined.) Make sure you include the profit with and without price discrimination  in your answer.   Time Warner could offer the History Channel (H) and Showtime (S) individually or as a bundle of both. Suppose the reservation… Continue reading Managerial Economics And Globalization

Home Furnishing Stores cover page

 Home Furnishing Stores A brief should include a cover page. A brief should be two to three (2-3) pages in length (not including the cover page), double-spaced, 12-point font. A brief should include a minimum of one (1) reference/citation in Identify this industry’s market structure and at least two or more market characteristics that support… Continue reading Home Furnishing Stores cover page


Independent Trucking Analysis

1, Diminishing Returns What do economists mean by “diminishing returns” to an input? What causes diminishing returns? Have you ever observed this principle at work in a job you’ve had? Describe how you’ve experienced this concept in the real world.     2, Independent Trucking Analysis Independent trucking is an industry that can be considered… Continue reading Independent Trucking Analysis


US Auto Maker motor company

You are the CEO of a company.  You will have to explain to your Board of Director how proposed tariffs will likely effect your profits. First, select one of the following companies: Fresh Foods on the Move – Fresh Foods on the Move imports fruits and vegetables from Mexico for sale to large manufacturers who process those products which… Continue reading US Auto Maker motor company