Describe Leading Economic Indicators. What are important criticisms of forecasting
ability of Leading Economic Indicators? 200
According to Keat & Young (2009), the three leading Economic Indicators are
leading, coincident, and lagging indicators. Leading
I. Ford Pinto: Back in the 1970s Ford decided that a $11 dollar fix was not worth
the 137 million total cost in the Pinto. The company wanted to decrease the time it
took to produce the highly popular Ford Pinto so it could compete with the
Germany and Ja
What role does a board of directors play in corporate governance? Find an example of a
board in a company in Vietnam. How big is the board? Who appoints the board? What is
their role? 500
Wheelen & Hunger (2010) defined corporate governance as the relatio
Nowadays, people are becoming more health-conscious thats why wellness
products are hitting the market. With the development of Shine, MisFit Wearables
aim to serve a large scope of customers and market their product globally.
Motivation at Glance: Settin
What other disciplines does managerial economics draw from and how do they
relate to each other? Please provide examples of each. 75
According to Keat and Young (2009), managerial economics draw from other
disciplines such as linear programming which rela
For each of the following changes, show the effect on the supply curve and state
what will happen to market equilibrium price and quantity in the short run.
1 The government requires pollution control filters that raise costs on goods.
Wages of workers
According to portfolio theory, diversification is a strategy to reduce risk. However, the
diversification that comes as a result of a merger can sometimes be unwelcome by
stockholders in the acquiring firm. Why would stockholders in the acquiring firm not
Gray House is issuing bonds paying $105 annually that will mature fifteen years
from today. The bond is currently selling for $980.
Yield To Maturity
How do the three methods used above differ when used to compar
Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is an important consideration in capital
budgeting and valuation models. Define WACC and how it is calculated. What are some
of it's most common uses?
According to Berk & De Marzo (2011), Weighted Average Cost of Ca