In economics, inflation is a
sustained increase in the
general price level of goods
and services in an economy
over a period of time.
When the price level rises,
each unit of currency buys
fewer goods and services.
Deflation is a c
Business model (the entry mode).
We have chosen to be a full-integrated company, which means that we are providing both internal and
external costumer service, do marketing and sell our services by ourselves.
This helps us to get such benefits as having o
Zara and Information systems.
Zara is one of the largest fashion companies, founded in Spain in 1975. It is a part
of Inditex group, which owns such brands as Bershka, Massimo Dutti, Pull & Bear
and others. Nowadays there are around 2000 Zara stores in 88
Collecting the data for all objects in the population is at least inconvenient (time & cost), in many cases impossible.
Random samples taken from a normally distributed population, at sufficient size (N >30) will also follow a
Privacy and Security Breaches at Axiom
To increase the security and privacy of customers data Acxiom could hire a new Chief
Information Security Officer (CISO), who will establish a program to manage security risks and
audit existing systems. Besides, it
1. Write a brief outline of the video (approx 1/2 page)
The video regarding equal employment opportunities in the US state of California is divided on four
The first one addresses pregnancy discrimination at work. Under Californian law w
Probability Density Function
To compute probabilities within defined limits for a known population distribution.
Area under the PDF equals 1
In other words: the sum of all possible events equals up to 1 (100%).
In contrast to predicting a certain population parameter (providing a confidence interval), you may want to
prove a certain prediction to be true or false (statistically) on the basis of only few samples taken from that
Doing business in Africa will take significantly more personalised transactions than gaining
entry into a more mature market. Connecting with people is important, sitting down, having a
meal together is the African way of building relationships. Other
Applied Management Statistics
Dr. Martin Schler
26 hours in total
2nd February 13th April 2015
27th April 15th May 2015
Requirements: Laptop, MS Excel installed
Apple Users: install StatPlus
UNEMPLOYMENT AND LABOR MARKET
The crisis had different impacts on labor markets across countries. The longer individuals remain
unemployed, the more difficult it becomes for them to find a job and the less they may try. In many
countries (e.g. Spa
Corbera y Delgado
Resumen sesin 1 SUD I
PARTE 1: Servicio universitario para el desarrollo
Se empez la clase con la metfora del iceberg, la gente al iniciar la asignatura no tiene
tan claro de que va la cosa cmo al final hemos visto. Por tan
Degree of Intangibility
Virgin Atlantic is an airline company, which offers both tangible and intangible services. For
example, it includes intangible elements in the form of transportation and some tangible
CEO & Founder Driving Force
When working in a company you meet different people and they give a lot of new information allowing
to learn many new things every day.
It is very important to ask right questions to get the answer you need when hiring people h
The globalization of markets
Globalization means the internationalization of markets all over
the world due to the development of imports and exports,
investment and relocation, and the setting up of worldwide
networks of production and infor
International trade today
International trade is the exchange of goods, services and
capital across borders.
The introduction of liberal policies since World War II has
boasted exchanges on a global scale
It is viewed as a source of economic
How to think like an economist
The word Economy comes from a Greek word for
one who manages a household .
A household and an economy face many decisions:
Who will work ?
What goods and how many of them should be produced ?
SEVEN QUALITIES TO BECOME ENTREPRENEUR
Is there a profile of the entrepreneur? Not really. However all the entrepreneurs who are
engaged in the adventure have a number of more or less assertive but essential qualities to
succeed. Inventory of what makes t
OIL CRISES AND THEIR
Oil prices vary generally according to the supply and the
Oil prices depend on the type and quality of oil
Saudi Light, WTI, Brent
There are crises when there are shortages and / or when prices
The emergence of Asian
Over the past few years, China and India and other Asian
countries have experienced an unprecedented economic
These Asian New Industrialized Countries (NIC) share
COMPANIES AND THEIRS
A company has internal stakeholders (management,
shareholders, employees) and external stakeholders
(customers, suppliers, bankers, the various local and national
bodies, society as a whole and even the media
THE FEDERAL SYSTEM
The Federal Reserve is the central bank of the United States.
A central bank is a government agency that oversees the banking system
and is responsible for the amount of money and credit in the economy.
The Federal Reser
OF THE SUBPRIME CRISIS
The American households have three kinds of revenue:
Furthermore, the household savings rate is less than 1% of
their income. If households rebuild saving
TO SET UP A COMPANY
WHY SET UP A COMPANY ?
There are several reasons for becoming an entrepreneur.
Some people reject the hierarchy and want to be their own
Others want to create their own job
Others have an idea for making a better or an innovat
Supply and Demand
Supply and Demand
In this course, we look for the answers to these
What is consumer surplus? How is it related to the
What is producer surplus? How is it related to the
Do markets produce a desirabl
The circular flow diagram
The circular flow diagram
The circular flow diagram is a visual model of the economy, and
shows how money flow through markets among households
There are two types of
1. How can you see the influence of culture in an organization in the decision making process?
The culture of an organization defines the way people solve the problems, the criteria they use when
making a decision.
2. Why Culture is so important from the
SESIN 7: LA SENDA DEL DESARROLLO EN AMRICA LATINA
SIGLO XX: DOS DESAFOS, Y EN MEDIO, UN GRAN TROPIEZO
1. DESARROLLO Y POBREZA
Nicaragua: El decil ms rico de la
poblacin de Nicaragua concentra un 40%
de la riqueza del pas. 2 deciles se
encuentran en la pob