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Additional Homework Problems to accompany CHAPTER 1: Operations and Productivity 1.18 As part of a study for the Department of Labor Statistics, you are assigned the task of evaluating the improvement in productivity of small businesses. Data for one of the small businesses you are to evaluate is shown below. The data are the monthly average of last year and the monthly average this year. Determine the multifactor productivity using the following costs: labor : $8 per hour; capital : 0.83% per month of investment;
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Unformatted text preview: • energy : $.60 per BTU. Monthly Average Last Year This Year Production (dozen) 1,500 1,500 Labor (hours) 350 325 Capital Investment ($) 15,000 18,000 Energy (BTU) 3,000 2,750 1.19 Boeing is discussed in the Global Company Profile of Chapter 2. Does Boeing practice a multinational operations strategy, a global operations strategy, or a transnational operations strategy? Support your choice with specific references to Boeing’s operations and the textbook’s characteristics of each type of organization....
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This note was uploaded on 11/24/2010 for the course DSIC 3152 taught by Professor B during the Fall '10 term at Fairleigh Dickinson.

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