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200810021150110

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Microeconomics Testbank 1, (Hubbard/O'Brien) Chapter 7: Firms, the Stock Market, and Corporate Governance MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) If a corporation retains all its profits and distributes none of the profit to owners, owners benefit through: A) changing the management. B) changing the board of directors. C) converting shares of stock...

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Testbank Microeconomics 1, (Hubbard/O'Brien) Chapter 7: Firms, the Stock Market, and Corporate Governance MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) If a corporation retains all its profits and distributes none of the profit to owners, owners benefit through: A) changing the management. B) changing the board of directors. C) converting shares of stock into bonds to be able to earn coupon payments. D) the firm retaining earnings that are expected to create future profits causing the market price of the firm's stock to increase. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 205 2) A primary difference between a sole proprietorship and a partnership is: A) sole proprietorships have unlimited liability while partnerships have limited liability. B) sole proprietorships have more layers of management than partnerships. C) partnerships have more owners than do sole proprietorships. D) partnerships can issue stocks and bonds while sole proprietorships cannot. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 201 3) Among the differences between a share of stock and a bond is: A) differences of opinion about a stock's future may vary considerably but there is less difference about a bond's future. B) the future growth of a stock is more uncertain than the payments of a bond. C) a stock can possibly pay dividends forever, but bonds have a fixed number of payments. D) all of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 205 4) How are corporate profits taxed? A) Corporate profits are not taxed at all. B) Earnings are taxed first as personal income then as corporate profits at the Federal level. C) Earnings are taxed first as corporate profits then as personal income after dividends are paid. D) Earnings are taxed first by state sales taxes and then as corporate profits at the Federal level. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 5) If the coupon rate on a newly issued bond is higher than the interest rate on similar bonds, then: A) the market price of the bond will be higher than the face value. B) the market price of the bond will be lower than the face value. C) the market price of the bond will be equal to the face value. D) the face value of the bond will fall. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 208 6) A stock's earnings per share equal to: A) the last dividend payment made. B) total dividend payments plus retained earnings divided by outstanding stock shares. C) the price of stock divided by its dividend. D) the amount by which the stock's market price has increased in the last year. Register to View Answer Diff: 3 Page Ref: 207 7) The type of businesses that earn the largest percentage of aggregate profits in the United States are: A) sole proprietorships. B) partnerships. C) corporations. D) entrepreneurs. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 202 8) The type of business that has the greatest ability to raise funds is: A) all types of businesses have equal ability to raise funds. B) corporation. C) sole proprietorship. D) partnership. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 9) One way to try to reduce the principal-agent problem is to: A) forbid managers from owning any company stock. B) link top manager salaries to the profits of the firm or the price of the firm's stock. C) have the CEO be a rotating position. D) threaten to liquidate the firm. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 203 10) If you own a $1,000 face value bond with one year remaining to maturity and a five percent coupon rate and new bonds are paying 12 percent, the current market value of the bond is: A) $937.50. B) $1,000. C) $1,120. D) none of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 223 11) A secondary market is: A) where newly issued claims are sold by the borrowing firm to the initial buyer. B) where secondary inputs like electricity are sold. C) where a corporate financial manager will raise funds for expansion of the firm. D) where already issued claims are sold. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 206 12) A sole proprietorship is controlled by its: A) bondholders. B) employees. C) owner. D) stockholders. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 201 13) Who owns a corporation? A) The board of directors B) The employees C) The CEO D) The stockholders Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 201 14) What must balance on a balance sheet? A) Retained earnings plus dividends paid must equal earnings per share. B) Revenues must equal costs. C) Total assets must equal total liabilities plus equity. D) All of these must balance. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 211 15) Among the characteristics of a bond is: A) ownership in the issuing firm. B) a promise to repay a fixed amount of funds. C) an uncertain coupon payment. D) a variable maturity date. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 205 16) The type of business where the owner is in control is: A) a partnership. B) a corporation. C) a sole proprietorship. D) the owner of all types of business have control. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 17) An advantage that the corporate form of business organization does NOT have is: A) ability to share risks. B) favorable tax treatment. C) enhanced ability to raise funds. D) separation of ownership and business liability. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 18) The difference between the highest stock price and the lowest stock price over the previous year indicates: A) how volatile the stock's market price has been. B) the stock's price-earnings ratio is. C) the dividend yield. D) the stock's coupon yield. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 207 19) Last yield is: A) a bond's coupon payment divided by the bond's current price. B) a bond's coupon payment divided by the bond's face value. C) the dividend of the stock divided by its closing market price. D) the size of the capital gain on either a stock or bond. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 208 20) If a corporation earns a profit, the owners of the firm can share in the profit through: A) dividend payments on shares of that firm's stock. B) repayment of the principle on bonds. C) financial intermediaries. D) coupon payments on that firm's bonds. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 205 21) Sole proprietorships or partnerships can raise funds for expansion by: A) reinvesting profit back into the business. B) taking on a partner or more partners. C) borrowing from someone or an institution willing to lend the funds. D) All of these are sources of funds. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 204 22) The relationship between a sole proprietor and the business is: A) the owner and the business are separate legal entities. B) the assets of the owner are considered separate from the asset of the business. C) the business and the owner are partners. D) the owner and the business are not separate legal entities. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 23) When someone buys a corporate bond, then: A) the principal of the bond is a loan to the corporation. B) indirect finance has taken place. C) there has been a flow of funds from savers through financial intermediaries to the firm. D) the person becomes part owner of the corporation. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 205 24) To succeed, entrepreneurs must: A) organize the factors of production into a functioning, efficient unit. B) produce the goods and services that consumers want at a lower cost than consumers themselves can produce. C) obtain access to sufficient funds. D) all of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 200 25) If you put $100 into a bank account that earns five percent interest per year, you can determine the account's future value by: A) multiplying the present value by one plus the rate of interest in decimals. B) multiplying the present value by the rate of interest. C) dividing the present value by the rate of interest. D) dividing the present value by one plus the interest rate in decimals. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 221 26) Liabilities are: A) anything of value owned by a person or a business. B) anything a person or a business owes to entities outside the business. C) what a business owes to its stockholders. D) what occurs when a business is sued. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 209 27) Which of the following is an advantage of starting a new business as a corporation? A) Easy to set up. B) Greater ability to raise funds. C) Favorable tax treatment. D) Inexpensive to legally organize. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 28) The type of business that is the most difficult to set up is: A) all types of businesses are equally difficult to set up. B) a sole proprietorship. C) a partnership. D) a corporation. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 200 29) A situation where a hired manager does not have the same interests as the owners of the business is known as: A) a financial problem. B) a principal-agent problem. C) a conquest and control problem. D) a financial intermediary problem. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 203 30) The managers of a corporation are hired by the: A) employees. B) managers. C) stockholders. D) board of directors. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 202 31) Financial intermediaries in a market economy: A) keep the price level stable. B) bring together savers and borrowers. C) provide safe deposits for people and businesses. D) create and print money. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 204 32) An advantage that the partnership form of business organization has is: A) ability to share risks. B) separation of ownership and business liability. C) enhanced ability to raise funds. D) unlimited personal liability. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 33) A stock's price-earnings ratio is found by dividing: A) the dividend by the closing price of the stock. B) the current market price of the stock by the firm's earnings per share. C) the dividend by the firm's earnings per share. D) the coupon payment of the stock by the firm's earnings per share. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 207 34) A corporation is operated and controlled in its day-to-day activities by its: A) stockholders. B) management. C) employees. D) board of directors. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 202 35) The type of business that has the fewest layers of management is: A) a partnership. B) a sole proprietorship. C) a corporation. D) all types of businesses have the same number of layers of management. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 201 36) Operating income is: A) revenue minus operating expenses. B) net profit. C) explicit plus implicit costs. D) stockholders' equity. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 225 37) A dollar today is more valuable than a dollar a year from now because: A) a dollar a year from now will likely have less purchasing power because of inflation. B) the unknown future is more risky than the known present. C) the dollar today can be immediately used to buy something. D) all of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 22 38) The type of businesses that earn the most revenue in the United States are: A) partnerships. B) sole proprietorships. C) entrepreneurs. D) corporations. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 202 39) The most common type of business in the United States is: A) government firms. B) sole proprietorships. C) partnerships. D) corporations. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 202 40) An advantage of starting a new business as a partnership is: A) limited liability. B) greater ability to raise funds. C) ability to risk. share D) possible double taxation of income. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 41) Limited liability means: A) the personal assets of the owners cannot be claimed if the business is bankrupt. B) anybody with a liability against a firm can claim only what their liability refers to. C) only employees can have a claim on the assets of the business. D) the personal assets of the owners can be claimed if the business is bankrupt. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 200 42) An advantage that a sole proprietorship form of business does NOT have is: A) the owner having complete control over the business. B) ease of attaining additional funding. C) fewer government rules and regulations to comply with. D) only one level of taxation. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 43) Who controls a sole proprietorship? A) The owner B) Stockholders C) Bondholders D) all of these Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 201 44) Indirect finance market involves: A) corporate and government bonds being sold to savers. B) part ownership of corporations being sold in the form of stocks. C) savers depositing funds with financial intermediaries who make loans to borrowers. D) all of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 204 45) An example of an implicit cost is: A) the out-of-pocket expense to hire resources. B) opportunity costs of using the firm's own resources. C) the full cost of hiring workers, including fringe benefits. D) taxes owed to the state and Federal governments. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 210 46) If you set up a sole proprietorship and your lawyer tells you that as the owner you will face unlimited liability, it means: A) you could stand to lose your personal wealth, if the business goes bankrupt. B) you have no legal responsibility of the business in case a customer sues, it is legally untouchable. C) you are liable for organizing the business. D) you stand to lose your stake in the firm only, if the business goes bankrupt. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 200 47) The board of directors of a corporation are selected by: A) the stockholders of the corporation. B) the state where the corporation is chartered. C) the employees of the corporation. D) the managers of the corporation. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 202 48) Economic profit is: A) gross revenue minus explicit and implicit costs. B) gross revenue minus implicit costs. C) gross revenue minus explicit costs. D) equal to accounting profit. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 210 49) The least common type of business in the United States is: A) partnerships. B) sole proprietorships. C) entrepreneurs. D) corporations. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 202 50) The relationship between an owner of a corporation and the business is: A) the personal assets are part of the corporations assets. B) the owners of the business have a separate legal distinction from the business. C) the business and the owner are partners. D) the owners of the business have no separate legal distinction from the business. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 51) The present value of a future payment is: A) the future payment. B) one plus the rate of interest in decimals divided by future payment. C) the future payment times the current market rate of interest. D) the future payment divided by one plus the rate of interest in decimals. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 221 52) Tax liability may be a disadvantage of the corporate type of business because: A) corporate profits can be taxed as personal income and corporate property can also be taxed. B) corporate profits can be taxed and the sales of the corporation can be taxed under general state sales taxes. C) corporate profits can be taxed solely as personal income. D) corporate profits can be taxed as corporate income and again as personal income when dividends are paid to stockholders. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 53) An example of a secondary securities market is: A) the NASDAQ. B) the New York Stock Exchange. C) the over-the-counter market. D) all of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 206 54) An inside director is: A) a CEO that is selected by the corporation's board of directors. B) a member of a corporate board of directors who also works for the government. C) the manager who directs production inside the firm. D) a member of a corporate board of directors who is also a manager of the business. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 203 55) What is the present value of $888 in a year's time if the current rate of interest is five percent? A) $845.71 B) $177.60 C) $4,440 D) none of these Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 221 56) A corporation is owned by its: A) hired managers. B) board of directors. C) stockholders. D) employees. Register to View AnswerDiff: 1 Page Ref: 202 57) Shown on a firm's income statement is a firm's: A) net worth. B) costs. C) revenues. D) all of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 211 58) Sole proprietorship and a corporation differ in that: A) sole proprietorships have an easier access to funds than corporations. B) sole proprietorships have unlimited liability while corporations have limited liability. C) sole proprietorships face more taxes than corporations. D) sole proprietorships are more difficult to organize than corporations. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 201 59) If a corporation goes bankrupt, first claim on the firm's assets belongs to: A) bondholders. B) employees. C) stockholders. D) the state where chartered. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 205 60) A stock's dividend yield is calculated as: A) the stock's closing market price by the dividend payment. B) the dividend payment divided by the stock's closing market price. C) the stock's initial price divided by the dividend payment. D) the dividend payment divided by the stock's initial price. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 207 61) If a corporate bond with a face value of $1,000 has an interest rate of eight percent paid once a year for a term of 30 years, what is the size of the coupon payment? A) $300 B) $8 C) $80 D) $1,000 Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 205 62) To succeed, firms need to: A) produce a standardized product. B) produce a large amount of its product. C) obtain access to sufficient funds. D) all of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 200 63) If a stock's dividend is expected to grow at a constant rate of eight percent in the future and it has just paid a dividend of $1.25 a share and you have an alternative investment of equal risk that will earn a 12 percent rate of return, then the market price of this stock should be: A) $1.25. B) $31.25. C) $33.75. D) $1.35. Register to View AnswerDiff: 3 Page Ref: 224 64) A primary market is: A) where primary inputs like steel are sold. B) where newly issued claims are sold to initial buyers by the borrowing firm. C) where already issued claims are sold from one investor to another. D) a market where you can sell any stocks or bonds you own. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 206 65) Direct finance includes: A) a flow of funds from savers to firm through financial markets. B) corporate bonds are sold to savers. C) ownership in corporations is sold in the form of common stock. D) all of the above. Register to View AnswerDiff: 2 Page Ref: 204 SHORT ANSWER. Write the word or phrase that best completes each statement or answers the question. 66) Who decides who controls a corporation? Answer: Stockholders elect a board of directors that controls the corporation. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 202 67) How is the price-earnings ratio determined? Answer: By dividing a stock's market price by earnings per share. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 207 68) How do unlimited and limited liability differ? Answer: Unlimited liability means that if a firm is bankrupt, lenders can take the owner's personal wealth. Limited liability means that the owner can lose only what the assets in the firm. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 200 69) What is a primary market for financial assets? Answer: It is a market in which new issues of assets are sold. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 206 70) Who is the seller in a primary market and who is the seller in a secondary market? Answer: The corporation issuing a bond or a stock is the seller in a primary market, while anyone who holds a stock or bond can sell in the secondary market. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 206 71) What is balanced on a balance sheet? Answer: Total assets are equal to total liabilities plus owners' equity. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 211 72) If you own a bond with a seven percent coupon rate and new bonds are paying five percent, what will happen to your bond's market price? Answer: It will go up. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 205 73) How is economic profit found? Answer: Economic profits equals total revenues minus explicit and implicit costs. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 210 74) What is an outside director? Answer: Members of a corporations board of directors who do not have a direct role in managing the firm. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 203 75) How can a sole proprietorship raise funds needed for firm expansion? Answer: By retaining earnings, taking on partners, or borrowing from relatives, friends, or a bank. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 204 76) What is the principal-agent problem that corporations face? Answer: Hired managers may pursue their own interests rather than the interests of the stockholders. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 203 77) What is the difference between explicit and implicit costs? Answer: Explicit costs are out-of-pocket expenditures for resources hired from outside the firm, while implicit costs are opportunity costs for using firm owned resources. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 210 78) How can a corporation raise funds needed for firm expansion? Answer: By selling bonds, issuing stock, retaining earnings, and borrowing from financial intermediaries. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 204 79) What does a share of stock represent? Answer: Partial ownership of a corporation. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 205 80) What is a corporate bond and what does it specify? Register to View Answerbond is a promise to repay a fixed amount of funds with the coupon interest rate, the face value of the bond, and the maturity period specified. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 205 81) What type of business has unfavorable taxation of profits and why? Answer: Corporate profits are taxed at the corporate level and after dividends are paid to stockholders, it is taxed as personal income. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 201 82) What is the advantage of setting up a sole proprietorship or partnership? Answer: Ease of formation for both, some risk and task sharing for partnerships and fewer layers of management for sole proprietorships. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 201 83) What is a sole proprietorship? Register to View Answerfirm owned by one person. Diff: 1 Page Ref: 200 84) Does the principal-agent problem extend to managers and employees and why or why not? Answer: Yes, because a manager wants the firm's work to be done but an employee primary goal is to get a paycheck. Diff: 2 Page Ref: 203 85) With state and multistate lotteries, winners are typically given the choice between a lump sum payment today or a 20 year series of annuities, how should a winner decide which is better? Answer: By determining the present value of the multiyear annuity payout and comparing it to the lump sum payment. Which ever has the largest present value is the best choice. Diff: 3 Page Ref: 228

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Ch. 2 Chemistry. Nuclear energy, chemical energy and hydrogen bonds"Nuclear energy" hold the protons and neutrons together in the nucleus of an atom.When you split the nucleus apart, you get a nuclear explosion with the release of heat, light and radiat
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Ch. 2 Chemistry. Four kinds of energy: each having a different role in atoms and molecules. 1. 2. 3. 4. NUCLEAR ENERGY ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION (aka: radiation, solar radiation, light. CHEMICAL ENERGY (aka: calorie or covalent bond) KINETIC ENERGY (aka:
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Hydrogen bonds. oxygen is very "electronegative" and pulls electrons in close oxygen, as a result, forms "polar" covalent bonds with other atoms molecules containing oxygen, as a result, have + and charges these + and charges cause the molecules to stick
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Complete the following table for each class of organic chemical: protein, carbohydrate, nucleic acid, lipid.
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Chemical FormulasThis is an exercise in understanding chemical formulas, like the chemical formula for water:Below you are asked to write the chemical formula for three molecules common in cells: a fat, amino acid and a sugar. Below each chemical are th
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Practice Quiz, Ch. 1 (7th Ed.), rev 8/07Name _1) Which of these is the best description of the science of biology? A) the study of life B) the study of rocks C) the study of humans D) the study of biodiversity E) the study of the way humans interact wit
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Practice Quiz, Ch. 2 Chemistry of Life (rev 7/07)1) About 25 of the 92 natural elements are known to be essential to life. Which four of these 25 elements make up approximately 96% of living matter? A) oxygen, hydrogen, calcium, sodium B) carbon, oxygen,
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Ch. 6 practice quiz on metric measurementsUse left side answers: 1. One nanometer 2. 1 micrometer 3. 1/1,000,000 meterUse right side answers: 5. One centimeter 6. 1 millimeter 7. 10-3 meters 8. 1/1000 meter4. 10-9 meter
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BSC1010 Quiz A, 1/19/2010Name _Earth vs. Moon1. On Earth, the 24-hour temperature variation is seldom more than 70 degrees F.On the Moon, the 24-hour variation is 300 degrees or more. Which characteristic of water best explains this observation? a. co
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Quiz, Ch. 4, rev. 1/10Name _1. The title of Chapter 4 is a. The Chemical Context of Life b. Carbon and the Molecular Diversity of Life c. Water and the Fitness of the Environment d. Introduction 2. Why is it important for us to understand this Chapter,
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BSC1010, Ch. 5 Quiz (rev Sep/9/07) 1. Which type of lipid is most important in biological membranes? a. fats b. steroids c. phospholipids d. oils e. triglyceridesName _2. Polymers of carbohydrates, lipids, and proteins and nucleic acids are all synthesi
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Prepare a table outlining the structural and functional differences between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells. Compare and contrast prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells structurally and functionally in one paragraph of three sentences each. Structural Differen
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Almira Hamdja 1. Airborne Express The express mail industry consists of three major players; Federal Express, UPS and Airborne Express. They make up 85% of the industry, and the other 15% by six secondtier players. In order for express mail companies to s
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Walt Disney CaseCompetitive advantage in traditional success: Innovation Large market segments Not afraid of risk (example: building theme parks) they saw it as a good opportunity Corporate culture : everyone is involved prospering the creativity and inn
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Almira Hamdja The Ready-to-Eat Breakfast Cereal Industry in 1994 RTE Breakfast Cereal Industry is so profitable because The private label cereal manufacturers have been able to lower their cost structure relative to the branded cereal manufacturers throug
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Solution to Final Review Problem Set Question 1 You are a 1period investor trying to choose a mutual fund in which to invest (in addition to investing in the riskfree asset). You have two possible choices. The first is equity index fund, which has retur