Latrice Walker BUSN1210 Drop Box 1 1. The idea for Spanx came from Sara Blakely, when she got tired of wearing panty hose with her scandals and she couldnt find footless panty hose. So she started Spanx and it was a big hit. Spanx is a really good entrepr
Chapter 4 Qs 9, 10, 13, 15
Interaction of Exchange Rates Assume that there are substantial capital
flows among Canada, the United States, and Japan. If interest rates in Canada
decline to a level below the U.S. interest rate, and inflationary expectati
Chapter 3 Qs 3 thru 9, 14, 15
Motives for Investing in Foreign Money Markets
Explain why an MNC may invest funds in a financial market outside its own
If the MNC invests in a financial market somewhere outside of their own country they could i
In chapter six:
What is attribution theory? What are the three determinants of attribution?
What is creativity, and what is the three-component model of creativity?
Attribution theory is defined as an attempt to determine whether an individuals behavior i
. The supply and demand for copper change constantly. New sources of
copper are discovered, mines collapse, workers go on strike, products that
use copper wax and wane in popularity, weather affects shipping
conditions, and so on. Suppose you learned that
Chapter 2 Qs 1 thru 5
1. Balance of Payments
a. Of what is the current account generally composed?
1.)Payments for goods and services
2.)Payments for factor income
b. Of what is the capital account generally composed?
Exchange Rate Systems
Compare and contrast the fixed, freely floating, and managed float exchange
rate systems. What are some advantages and disadvantages of a freely
floating exchange rate system versus a fixed exchange rate system?
Fixed Exchange Rat
In chapter 11:
What are the differences among downward, upward, and lateral
What are the advantages and challenges of electronic
Downward communication is known as communication that flows from a higher level in
1. In comparing the demand for tangerines with the demand for all fruit,
which of the following statements is TRUE?
A. The demand for tangerines is more elastic than the demand for fruit
because consumers are more reactive to changes in the price of
Chapter 1 Qs 8 thru 15
Valuation of an MNC
Hudson Co., a U.S. firm, has a subsidiary in Mexico, where political risk has
recently increased. Hudsons best guess of its future peso cash flows to be
received has not changed. However, its valuation has de
1.) Is groupthink likely to be more or less of a problem in a group whose members
are both women and men of varying ages from different cultures and with
different backgrounds and life experiences? Explain. Include an example of a
decision that was made a
1.) What leadership traits are key to energizing others? Explain. How would you describe
the most energizing leader you have personally known.
Leadership traits key to energizing others are the characteristics necessary to being an
effective leader. Such
Chapter 14- What are four strategies to prevent unwanted stress in an organization
How can they be implemented?
Four strategies to prevent stressors in an organization are:
1.) Create an organizational climate that is supportive of individuals. This can b
1.) Describe the advantages and disadvantages of line, staff, and functional
authority. Identify and describe an example of each of three types of authority in
Line authority reflects the superior/subordinate relationship where tasks ar
1.) Give an example of both a programmed and non-programmed decision you are
involved with at work.
A programmed decision that I am involved in at work is everyday I am in charge of the
retail department where I have to organize the shelves and the cooler
1.) The business I have chosen is Whole Foods Market.
a.) Their mission statement is aptly titled; Declaration of Interdependence. This is an
excerpt from their somewhat lengthy mission/vision statement which I believe sums it up
Our motto Whole Foo
1.) What importance do you attach to the ethical reputation of your present (or future)
employer? Why? What is your personal experience with the linkage between corporate
social responsibility and job satisfaction?
I think it is essential that the ethical
1.) After interviewing a manager, describe the position that person holds and identify
their management skills as they pertain to what was described in the text
(conceptual, human, and technical). Identify which skills you believe were
strengths and give
Describe what do managers do in terms of functions, roles, and skills?
Managers accomplish tasks through use of others. They are responsible for making important
decisions, allocating resources, and designating tasks of others, all to meet their goal or g