Assess the effects of government intervention into the economy on the managerial decision-making process.
1. Describe and explain at least 3 differences in for-profit entities and governmental agencies that cause them to have different required accounting procedures; include an example of each. 2. At least 1 slide should explain which regulating authority oversees the accounting rules for governmental vs. for-profit entities. In
Please list in order of importance. Non-Profit Accounting You recently landed your dream job working for the state as an accountant. You are given the task to research several state and local governmental financial accounting issues. For each of the following issues, rank the guidance based on the governmental GAAP hierar
Many people believe that the government should regulate business with respect to online privacy, but companies say self-regulation is more appropriate. Which approach would benefit consumers most?
What ways can the US be seen to micro-regulate health care? What are some viable alternatives to micro-regulation?
Compare job-based pay with skill-based pay and provide an example of each. Determine which pay you would prefer. Support your decision. Determine how government regulations affect compensation and if the regulations are needed. Support your position with examples.
- A description of the essential principles of accounting for nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies - A description of the unique issues related to accounting processes for these entities. - The reasons you advocate for ethical accounting practices for nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies.
Does all service with an employer count for purposes of the one-year waiting period for participation?
Audit firm rotation Currently there is no regulation on audit firm rotation and it is required to do partner rotation. Discuss past and present regulations related to both and write a conclusion which will include the an opinion on requiring audit firm and partner rotation.
"One thing a foreign company opening up operations in Venezuela needs to worry about is the potential of being taken over by the government if they feel the business is of strategic interest. One only has to look to Argentina to see what can happen." How would you respond to the above comment?
Unpredictable changes in governmental regulations can cause major influences on strategic implementation. What are some of the governmental influences that impact MNCs?
1. What is the difference between transfer payments and government purchases? How has the mix of transfers and government purchases changed in the federal budget since 1960? List the most important transfer payments in the federal budget. What significant changes have occurred in the mix of all categories of federal government e
1. Define the term "glass ceiling." Provide a brief overview and discussion of the public policy framework aimed at improving gender equity. 2. Discuss the role of affirmative action in civil rights. Explain the pros and cons of equal opportunity and affirmative action. 3. Identify and discuss the strengths and weaknesses
Give the importance of savings and investment, identify a government policy that you believe either promotes or stifles economic growth and defend your response.
Please help me in answering the following questions about the youtube video. 1. What ethical considerations were discussed in the video. 2. Are the questions posed in this video still relevant today in light of the current business environment? 3.How can this lecture help you to become a better business person? Provide tw
Prepare general journal entries to record the following transactions in York City's general Ledger and make adjusting entries, if needed: 1. York City Levied property taxes of $12,000,000 for 20X6. The taxes were levied on January 1, 20X6. York expects $80,000 to be uncollectible. Three-fourth of the taxes receivable are expe
The case study: Often Board and other committee volunteers for nonprofit organizaations are compensated for expenses during travel and meetings. Some think that this attracts volunteers for the wrong reasons. Engage in a discussion regarding the pros and cons of compensating board members and whether this is common practice fo
If one owned a business, would it need regulation? Why or why not? What are current laws or regulatory schemes that deem to be unethical? If so, please describe the law or regulation scheme and why it lacks proper ethical foundation.
What is the role of government with respect to the people it governs and the fulfillment of the social contract which exists between them; and how do we know when government is meeting its obligations?
What are the pro and cons of the use of socio-economic obligations by government in its contract? What are some of the benefits that might be generated and what are some of the downsides?
Performance-based regulation is where a performance goal is set by legislative or administrative action, a plan for assessment is implemented, and penalties are put in place for failure to meet that goal. Based on your understanding of this concept, do you agree with this alternative approach? What advantages, if any, do you see
Take the main bank which you consider 'your' bank. Suppose the bank manager has asked you to support an imaginary petition to remove some of the 'over-burdening' regulations that the bank has to comply with. Keep in mind that the sub-prime mortgage crisis arose in part because the regulations governing mortgage lending had been
Please help answer the following problem. Sustainability is an important ethical and environmental issue in purchasing. Describe one material, product, or service that can contribute to sustainability in a project you have been involved with, or in your current organization. Describe how these decisions enable the organizati
Dye (2010) argued "Federalism often creates confusion over which level of government has the responsibility of handling crises." Discuss the issues associated with federalism and what local, state, and federal policy makers need to consider when developing emergency response policies?
How does forecasting differ among non-profit organizations, businesses, and government agencies? Which type of institution, such as nonprofit, business, or government, may be more accurate when forecasting? Why? Aside from the institution type, what other contexts may affect forecasting results? Why is understanding forecasting
Often one issue, policy, regulation, or law affects multiple levels of government or multiple government agencies. It is important to examine the effects because they could have a drastic impact on the effectiveness or success of the intended initiative. Select one issue, policy, regulation, law, or program that affects multi
Prepare a response on the US Government's Request for Final Proposal under Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 15.307.
"There is too much accounting regulation" Discuss this comment (a) What can you say about the topic above? (b) What are the explicit elements and implicit elements in the topic provided? (c) Provides some original examples demonstrating the knowledge of the topic. (d) What is the conclusion which follows logically from the
Engelbeck points out that government buyers have not traditionally done market research. Explain how and why that has changed in recent years. Explain how the FAR has been revised in recent years to accommodate more effective communications between the government buyer and the seller. Explain the term "bundling" as used i
1) The payment items that should be budgeted first are A. variable expenses B. unplanned living expenses C. fixed expenses D. investment funds 2) The current financial position (including net worth) of an individual or family is best presented with the use of a A. cash flow statement B. time value
Through the Internet, use your favorite search engine to find a code of ethics for either an organization about public administration or a specific government agency. List the name of the organization and explain why the organization or agency needs a code of ethics. Identify and briefly describe a public administration or a