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The Role of Government and Regulation

Government and Social Security

Do you think the federal government should increase spending on Social Security and Medicare for the elderly? If not, how should the elderly fund retirement and medical costs? Provide research support for your positions.

Regulatory Agencies

I work for a publishing company that covers issues a few regulatory issues such as Inside U.S. Trade, FDA, OSHA, EPA, and Defense issues I and I need some assistance answering the following questions: Identify at least one regulatory agency that has an effect on your organization or an organization with which you are famili

Does Culture Determine Government Market Presence?

I stated: 'culture of a country may determine the level of government involvement present in the market.' Instructor asks: There is no doubting the validity of this statement. In the context of business operations, how might this impact be manifested?

Consumer Demand and Government Regulation

Please help me respond to the following: - Determine whether consumer demand is created and sustained by the advertising industry, or whether it is already present and simply informed by advertising. Provide specific examples to support your response. - Evaluate the arguments for and against self-regulation in the advertis

Insurance Market Regulation

I need some help with answering the following questions: - Describe the main participants in the insurance market. - Explain how the economic theory of supply and demand applies to the insurance market. - Describe how the courts, the law, and the insurance commissioner provide consumer protection in the insurance market. -

Jim Reed manages a fleet of utility trucks for a rural county government

Discussion post 1 Jim Reed manages a fleet of utility trucks for a rural county government. He's been in his job 30 years, and he knows where the angles are. He makes sure that when new trucks are purchased, the salvage value is set as low as possible. Then, when they become fully depreciated, they are sold off by the county at

Government and nonprofit

Under pressure to balance their budgets, governments at all levels have resorted to fiscal gimmicks, such as delaying the wages and salaries of government employees from the last day of the month to their first day of the following month. In the year of the change they thereby had one fewer pay periods. How would the change affe

Government and nonprofit

What are pass-through grants? Under what circumstances must a recipient government report a pass-through grant as both a revenue and an expenditure?

Government Employee Law

Give an example of one government employee law that you think people may take advantate of, and how people take advantage of it.

Roles, expenditures, and revenue for the federal state

Create a matrix identifying the roles, expenditures, and revenue for the federal, state, and local levels of government. - Select three revenue sources in public budgeting. - Summarize and describe each revenue source and which fund the source should fall under or be tracked in. Additionally, address the following: - Impo

The Ability to Write Clearly and Concisely

Describe your ability to write clearly, concisely and persuasively, with particular emphasis on the ability to analyze and explain complex legal issues including regulatory, procedural and constitutional issues.

discharge with just cause

Grievance Discussion Case 3: Safety Gloves Discharge, with Just Cause? This case examines if a termination is justified based on employment law and union contract due to the circumstances given.

Importance of Safety in Children's Products

What do you think is the best way for society to protect children from harmful toys? Specifically, what are the appropriate roles for various stakeholders in this process? Consider the Mattel Recall.

Not-For-Profit vs. For-Profit Businesses: What is the defining distinction between for-profit businesses and not-for-profit entities, including governments? In your opinion, which is run more efficiently and why? Is there a direct link between revenues and expenditures in business entities? What about in government or not-for-profit organizations?

1.) What is the defining distinction between for-profit businesses and not-for-profit entities, including governments? In your opinion, which is run more efficiently and why? 2.) Is there a direct link between revenues and expenditures in business entities? What about in government or not-for-profit organizations?

Compensation in Federal Government and Military

Critique federal government or military's method(s) for granting pay raises. Describe the methods and make recommendations for improvement. Be realistic and consider if and how the difficult economy is impacting your employer.

Market Efficiency and Ethics

Can market efficiency evolve on its own without government intervention? Why or why not? What role do ethics play in market efficiency?

Telecommunications Business: Ericsson

Assume you have been selected as a non-technical personnel at Ericsson United Kingdom. Bearing in mind the current and future telecommunications market (with emphasis on 4G mobile broadband) with regards to United Kingdom, how do you see yourself making a business contribution and impact in your role at Ericsson?