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19 - o Business model reduce cost cost leadership o Squeeze suppliers and workers to cut costs o Effects of reputation o Wal-Mart aims for

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January 26, 2009 Day 3 Slide 13 (The effects of Subsidies) o Subsidies: encourage an activity o Subsidy Opposite effect of tax o Example: solar panel manufactures want to sell more to get subsidy Will lower price to get subsidy Helps consumers and producers o If market is under producing Subsidy is efficiency enhancing Slide 14 (The effects of Regulation) o When passed government makes company incorporate things into business model that they wouldn’t want to on their own o Efficiency improving if market is over producing o Compliance costs Added cost that regulators make the companies follow Slide 15 ( The Wal-Mart Case)
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Unformatted text preview: o Business model : reduce cost, cost leadership o Squeeze suppliers and workers to cut costs o Effects of reputation o Wal-Mart aims for ethically diverse, low income, high unemployment areas o Union membership: Highest number of supercenters are located where union membership is low • More active, have more incentive to act against it • Slide 16 (The Wal-Mart Case cont) o No Wal-Mart→ voted 60% o Government Focused on Wal-Mart bending rules • not good process to allow companies to get around government that controls quality • Slide 17 (Non Market Strategy)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course BUS 202 taught by Professor Kreft during the Winter '09 term at Indiana.

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