OTA, in your own words based on your experience, respond to the following questions. I have responded with what I know of the subject. A) Define the difference between macro and microeconomics. Where does managerial economics fit? As I understand it, macroeconomics focuses on the “big picture” with respect
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1.In your opinion, which is easiest to manage?quality, time, productivity, or capacity? Why? 2. What are the potential downsides of ABC?
A. Describing a new hypothesis test using a different statistic (e.g., large sample size, small sample size, means and/or proportions, one-and two-tailed tests) that you can perform on that data. b. Formulate a new hypothesis statement. c. Perform the five-step hypothesis test on your data. ( I WILL DO) d. Finally, d
A. What are the key terms in a verbal hypothesis statement that signify whether you are conducting a one-tailed test or a two-tailed test? b. Give an example of a possible T test of hypothesis from your operation and show the Null and Alternate hypothesis for your example. Give both word.doc hypothesis statement and th
#1 Use this word example to answer the following questions for question #1. "Joe's repair shop claims that the average repair time is equal to or less then 60 minutes. You wish to test that hypothesis, and take a sample of 64 repair bill, finding the sample mean to be 65 minutes, with a standard deviation of 2 minutes. Using a
Global Gadgets Imports (GGI) began operations in 1992 as an importer of home decor and gift items. Initially, GGI imported from various Asian manufacturers and sold its inventory through a network of distributors and other intermediaries who supplied to the retail and mail order catalog market. In 1995, GGI opened its first reta
I need some help in criticizing this article on Equity Ownership and Firm Value in Emerging Markets written by Karl V. Lins. The critic is to be done like a College Professor would do it in relation to the Sekaran ( 2003) Step 7 Collected data Analysis and Interpretation Chapter 12, and Step 8 Chapter 12. Deduction is hypothesi
1. Please comment on this excerpt in two or three paragraphs at the maximum. A new product learning cycle indicates companies learning from product failure or mistake they made. In business, especially technology, it is important to learn from failure and continue improving. It is important to analyze what went wrong so tha
What is return on quality (ROQ)? Why is it useful to organizations?
Formulate a null hypothesis and the corresponding alternative hypothesis about a business problem in an organization. You're trying to explain null and alternative hypotheses to one of the senior managers at Company W and he's not "getting it" when you use snack food sales. Help him by thinking about a business problem in ano
Develop a solution for the USA World Bank scenario. Remember that your solution needs to focus on the research and statistics concepts covered in the course (see the mind maps on your rEsourceSM course page). Keep in mind that the end-state goals you create for USA World Bank need to be measurable, and that in the case of this s
You anticipate that your presentation with PiggyBank will go well, and want to get ideas for collecting data. Go to the Discussion Board and discuss data collection methods with your peer/mentor group. What tools can be used to collect data? What are some of the issues that occur with data collection? Are some tools more appropr
Topics: 1. Explain primary data and describe at least three types and how they are gathered. 2. Explain the financial aspect of secondary data 3. How has the internet changed research processes 4. Explain how data mining is used 5. What is the research process? 6. How are descriptive statistics used? 7. Explain how bias i
Analyze the resources and capabilities of the two labor markets of Ireland and Singapore and which place to locate my pharmaceutical company. Comparing their manufacturing labor cost, manufacturing labor skill, engineering and managerial rates. Also would like to understand the educational institution resource pool, as well a
Considering the simulation "Research Methods for Managerial Decisions": https://ecampus.phoenix.edu/secure/resource/vendors/tata/sims/statistics/statistics_simulation3.html - Describe the similarities and differences between "basic" and "applied" research as that applies to Raytheon, a technical services company. You can visi
A furniture store claims that a specially ordered product will take on average, a mean of 42 days to arrive. The standard deviation of these waiting times is 7 days. We suspect that the special orders are taking longer than this. To test this suspicion, we track a radom sample of 80 special orders and find that the orders too
Using a strategic recommendation on Sprint/Nextel quality go into details, pros/cons as well as some risk factors.
To be sure that the various batches of data arriving at the research center were from the same population, the director developed an analysis of variance. The variance among the means was 4.54 and contained three degrees of freedom. The variance within the data was 1.20 and contained 10 degrees of freedom. There were four batche
- Identify the variables of the model to estimate the market demand for Python Electronics. - Estimate this model using the data provided for China, India, and Mexico. - Interpret the results for managerial actions and applications for Python Electronics, including comments on the strengths and limitations of regression mode
What is operational gaming? What is systems simulation? Give examples of how each may be applied.
Your group represents the members of the Training and Development team at Washington-Jones. Part of the management track is about developing effective interpersonal communication. Instead of developing a traditional classroom presentation, your group will develop a day-long retreat to address this subject. Develop a theme an
MANAGERIAL DECISION MAKING MBA/510 Please view the attached scenario before attempting to answer the question: Answer the following question in paragraph form using approximately 400 words. Q: Research always has limits. Discuss four constraints placed on CoffeeTime in the scenario. How should CoffeeTime address these c
1- How does one's ability, motivation and opportunities distinguish themselves as it relates to worker satisfaction? 2- Explain the value of a strategic compensation strategy?
Profit and Shareholder Wealth Comparison GE and TYCO International-Financial Infomation attached 1.Common shareholder's equity (total equity less any preferred stock equity) 2.Market Capitalization (total common stock shares outstanding times latest stock price) 3.Net profit margins for each company for the past 3 years.
Sample quest. need answer 1. Max Sandlin is exploring the characteristics of stock market investors. He found that sixty percent of all investors have a net worth exceeding $1,000,000; 20% of all investors use an online brokerage; and 10% of all investors a have net worth exceeding $1,000,000 and use an online brokerage. An i
Scenario: Claire's Antiques, headquartered in Sarasota, Florida, builds reproductions of certain antique furniture. Claire's Antiques is beginning its 11th year of business. It continues to grow its product line and target customer market and it recently became a public company by issuing shares of its common stock with the N
1. Cite specifically from attached Mclean c 7 1. In deciding to continue (or discontinue) a service whose revenues do not cover initial cost, which is more important in the short run, variable cost or fixed cost? In the long run? Why? Finally, would the rationale for your answers be different for a non health care instit
Assume the least squares equation is Y' = 10 + 20X. What does the value of 10 in the equation indicate? Y intercept For each unit increased in Y, X increases by 10 For each unit increased in X, Y increases by 10 None of the above
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration reported that passenger revenues on international flights increased from $528 million in 1981 to $5,100 million in 2004. What is the geometric mean annual percent increase in international passenger revenues? 10.4 27.9 103.6 9.96 2814
Case Problem 1 The Carlson Department Store suffered heavy damage when a hurricane struck on August 31, 1996. The store was closed for four months (September 1996 through December 1996), and Carlson is now involved in a dispute with its insurance company concerning the amount of lost sales during the time the store was closed