Case: The Tao of Timbuk2
For the custom messenger bag, the key competitive dimensions that are driving sales are:
high-quality custom (bags are worn daily for a decade). Quality seems to be the main
competitive dimension that is driving the sa
Thanks Michael. So now that we know the different types of stress, how do we respond to it?
Its important to learn how to recognize when your stress levels are out of control. The most
dangerous thing about stress is how easily it
A social and managerial process by which individuals and groups obtain what they
need and want through creating and exchanging products and values with others
Identifying the needs of the consumer, develop
Commentary on the GFC Lecture (The Second Hour)
It appears that I forgot to reactivate Lectopia after the break, so here are some notes about the
missing part. If you attended the lecture, you may still find something of value in what
follows. I discussed
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Cash Flow Analysis
The cash flow statements of Country Road Ltd for the previous 3 years (2007-2009) show
positive signs of growth and stability. The cash flow patterns for the 3 years show that the
company is prosperous but may not have a lot of good gro
Assume you are at the end of your internship with a boutique consulting firm, Able
Equity Analysts and your interests lie in the financial analysis and share valuation of
companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX).
It is subm
ECON1020 Summary Sheet 12
Topic 11: Monetary Policy in Practice
Policy tightening is where the RBA raises the real rate of interest to reduce the growth of
spending (contractionary policy).
Policy easing is where the RBA reduces the real rate of in
Multiple Choice Answers
6. c (the bees could generate other externalities but the example is NOT an externality b/c its paid
14. e (d is right in that it will approach perfect comp but n
ECON1020 PASS Summary Sheet
Topics 13 and 14: Fiscal Policy
Fiscal Policy the governments plans for outlays, taxes and debt management.
Federal Budget a summary of the governments proposals for revenue and outlays.
Federal Debt the total amount of outstan
ASIC v Adler (2002) 20 ACLC 576
HIHC was a subsidiary of HIH Insurance.
HIHC made an undocumented $10 million payment to a trustee company Pacific Eagle Equities (PEE)
PEE was controlled by Adler.
Units in the trust were later issued to HIHC at a p
Quick Guide to the GFC
An earlier draft was prepared to accompany Littleboy & Taylor, the ECON1020 textbook,
to which the page numbers refer
Many economists became complacent about the success of macroeconomic management
since 1990. Over the last 15 to 20
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Small Case Study #4 Where Is My Cart?
In the current production process, the cutting team at Wiley Construction was spending too
much time in setting up for sawing, lumber retrieval and optimisation. Another waste in t
Case: Somerset Furniture Companys Global Supply Chain
The company process order weekly or biweekly
Weekly or biweekly
Develop and process purchase order
Between 12 and 25 days
1 week to 2 weeks
Commentary on Post Keynesian Economics
Brief Notes on Asset Markets
Although asset markets featured on the test, they remain relevant to post Keynesian
fundamentalism and to the topic on business cycles. I think there are key sub-topics obviously
Wider Perspectives on Growth
Global Economic Growth and Development
Business Conditions and Human Wellbeing
Institutions, Wealth and Poverty
In the previous two lectures we have overviewed Solow, Romer and Schumpeter. In
this lecture we deve
Commentary on Austrian Economics
The rap played in the lecture raises the principal points. Here are the lyrics.
Weve been going back and forth for a century
[Keynes] I want to steer markets,
[Hayek] I want them set free
Theres a boom and bust cy
ECON2420 Commentary re Forecasting
An important determinant of business conditions is action taken by monetary authorities.
One of the aims of the course is to better anticipate changes in the RBAs official cash rate.
To do this we need to establish the c
Commentary on Schumpeterian Growth Theory:
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
L10 (part 2)
Schumpeterian Macroeconomics and Growth Theory
Schumpeterian Growth Theory (SGT) is based on the work of Joseph Schumpeter,
and specifically three books:
Theory of Eco
Endogenous growth theory (primarily Paul Romer)
Introduction to the endogenous (Romer) growth model. Endogenous technological
change. Investment in R&D. On the redefinition of capital as knowledge (or human
capital). On the implications of co
Example VRIN Analysis for the Coca-Cola Company Global Operations
Rare (possessed by
one of a few firms in
Inimitable (costly to
This liberalization policy has given energy companies in Europe greater geographic
flexibility and growth opportunities. With the extension of market boundaries due to
the liberalisation of European energy markets, energy suppliers are now able to