Explore BrainMass

The World Trade Organization (WTO) and the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)

Entity Business Plan

Entity Business Plan A. Select one of the business ventures below or select your own with the instructor's permission: 1) Specialty high-end flooring contractor: will install all floor types (imported tile, granite, marble, hard wood, and carpeting) as part of new construction or remodeling. 2) Pilates Studio Franc

Corporate Compliance Plan for Riordan

Access the Riordian virtual organization found on your resource page. Create a Corporate Compliance Plan for Riordian. The plan must synthesize your learning throughout the course and apply the legal principles of business management to Riordian. Focus your plan on managing the legal liability of officers and directors of Riordi

Toyota: Organization Review and Analyzing Current Market

Please select an organization or industry with which you are familiar and which allows access to its financial information. (TOYOTA). Prepare a 3200-3,500-word paper... a. Firstly give an industry/organization overview. Be sure to include a history of the organization/industry, the market in which it operates, the role of gov

United States Constitution and the United States legal system

In 700-800 words describe the role of the United States Constitution and the United States legal system in business regulation. Please include an example, which demonstrates how a Constitutional right affects a bank or credit card business and how the legal system is used with respect to recognizing or protecting that right.

Business Ethics

Identify the ground rules manifested in the situation. Identify which ethics theories apply. 300-400 words Coca-Cola in India accused of leaving farms parched and land poisoned ? Paul Brown, environment correspondent ? guardian.co.uk, Friday 25 July 2003 16.25 BST ? Article history The largest Coca-Cola plant in India

The Expando Co. in State A receives a wide variety of general subsidies from the State A government (including tax breaks, low interest financing, and technical assistance) that State A offers to all domestic enterprises within its territory. In your own words 3 Paragraphs

The Expando Co. in State A receives a wide variety of general subsidies from the State A government (including tax breaks, low interest financing, and technical assistance) that State A offers to all domestic enterprises within its territory. Expando manufactures wristwatch bands that it recently began to sell in State B. The


BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS-GLOBAL TRADE, Information computer technology has revolutionised the way we work, has brought about many changes the way we live. You are required to choose one particular sector and evaluate the impact that ICT has made. Discuss how the changes brought about by ICT have affected all releva

The Role of the U.S. Constitution in Business

What is the role of the United States Constitution and the United States legal system in business regulation? How does a Constitutional right affect a business and how does the legal system protecting that right?

Prepare a SWOTT Analysis and Table

Your environmental analysis should take into account, at a minimum, the following factors. For each factor, identify the one primary strength, weakness, opportunity, threat, and trend, and include it in your table. External forces and trends considerations: Legal and regulatory Global Economic Technological Innovatio

Zowie Productions: Goals of NAFTA achieved? Criticisms? NAFTA or EU easier?

Zowie Productions may also be exporting to the U.S.'s near neighbor, Canada. Provide Abbie with a background briefing on The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). NAFTA was agreed to by the U.S., Mexico, and Canada in 1993. What were the stated goals of NAFTA, especially concerning trade? What evidence is there that these

Explain General Agreement in Trade & Services (GATS)

Traditionally, trade agreements have focused on trade in goods; however, trade in services has become very important, to the point that there is a special agreement for services: the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS). GATS opens international competition to services ranging from financial services to trash collection

Strategic Factor Analysis Summary Citigroup

Research Citigroup (http://www.citigroup.com/citi/homepage) and complete the following sections of a Strategic Audit: - Analysis of Strategic Factors: Since you are aware that your analysis of strategic factors or SFAS (Strategic Factor Analysis Summary) is based on IFAS and EFAS tables, and since we will need to understand y

Zowie: US-China trade patterns, products, obstacles

China is yet another potential market for Zowie Productions. China is a major market for technological products including software although there are problems with the Chinese government not protecting intellectual property rights. Prepare a report for Abbie in which you do the following: Examine U.S.-China trade patterns. Wh

Commerce, exports, tariffs and other concerns: Zowie Productions

Just need some help getting started on this... Zowie Productions is considering several countries and regions to export to, but to conserve resources and gain experience; they want to focus on only one to start. You will be writing reports for Abbie on each of these, from which one will be chosen. The EU is the first country/

Report for New Stock Brokers

Task: You have been asked to write a report for a group of new stock brokers about the American Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ. Visit both the American Stock Exchange (AMEX): http://www.amex.com, and the NASDAQ: http://www.nasdaq.com, and write about how the two exchanges operate. Make sure to address the following three ques

Regional analysis

Select a product/service and a country for a global business venture. Conduct global, regional, country, and product/service analyzes for your new global venture. Prepare an inclusive narrative outline illustrating the following: a. Regional Analysis 1) Regional alliances 2) Physical environment 3) Politics 4) Economic

Pharma Heal Corporation

I have the following task, and I need some help getting started: Write a 2 pages essay about the following- Details: Akosua has called you, Pharma Heal Corporation's valued business consultant, for help in getting ready to meet with a United States senator. She requested a meeting with the senator because of actions take

Barriers to international trade

Discuss trade (economic reason why trade occurs), the role of the World Trade Organization and regional trade agreements, and the barriers to international trade.

Pepsi Co---Strategic Management: develop an EFAS and IFAS

Research Pepsico (http://www.pepsico.com). Using your research findings from the Library and the Internet, develop both an EFAS (External Factors Analysis Summary) table and an IFAS (Internal Factors Analysis Summary) table. The tables are to be submitted in one Excel file (one sheet for the EFAS and one sheet for the IFAS),

Strategic Plan for Aramark: Market competition issues

NLT Saturday: Learning Team - Strategic Plan Critique Each Learning Team member will post a draft of his or her Strategic Plan presentation to the other members of the team in the team forum. Each Learning Team member will read, evaluate, critique, and reply to the posting with recommendations on the presentations drafted by

Marketing plan for EduTot

Based on the marketing plan for EduTot, discuss what international organizational structure/model (global product, area, functional, customer) and marketing mix would be the best fit for international expansion. Provide a 1500-1750 word summary explaining your organizational model selection. Make certain your work conforms t

Indian and Chinese governments: history of WTO and procedures to resolve disputes

Details: The Indian and Chinese governments are often accused of controlling their currencies, and producing products at artificially low prices to obtain competitive advantage in the global marketplace. The World Trade Organization (WTO) and other similar international organizations were created to prevent trade disputes from e

European Union and other trade organizations

1. What is the European Union and how has it affected trade? 2. What is the role of the World Trade Centers Association? 3. What is NAFTA? How has NAFTA helped improve trade among North American nations? 4. What is the EFTA? How has the EFTA helped improve trade among European nations? 5. What is VAT and how is it si