• Colombia: drugs, war and cartels
    Colombia has been a very unstable country for the past fifty years. Beginning in the 1960s Marxist guerilla groups formed. The two strongest groups called themselves the National Liberation Army (ELN) and the other was the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). Making things w
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  • Cartels as efficient productive structures
    Cartels as Efficient Productive Structures Pascal Salin artels are considered to be specific productive structures which allow producers to exert a monopoly power. Evaluation ofthe working of cartels is thus closely linked to the theory of competition and monopoly which one adopts. This field of
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  • Critically evaluate the main potential advantages and disadvantages of horizontal expansion for a company.
    Which way to grow? The question is, should the company expand horizontally or should the company diversify or expand vertically? There is no clear cut answer to this question. There are advantages and pitfalls to each of these methods and there are many examples of organisation where a certain ch
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  • Yes we can-nabis: the advantages of legalizing marijuana
    Yes We Can-nabis: The Advantages of Legalizing Marijuana When a private enterprise fails, it is closed down; when a government enterprise fails, it is expanded. Isn't that exactly what's been happening with drugs? --Milton Friedman When addressing the issue of legalizing marijuana one must s
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  • Cartels
    Should the European Commission fine cartels? Maastricht University School of Business and Economics Maastricht, 14 December 2010 Widdershoven, C.J.F.M. ID number: i6025903 Study: Fiscal Economics Course code: EBC1011 Group number: 4 Tutor name: S.Demir Writing Assignment: Main paper
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  • Advantages and disadvantages of mnc
    Lydon State University MBA (Finance) Subject:- International Business Topic:- Advantages & Disadvantages MNC to the host Country ( KSA) Submitted To :- Mr. Arman Submitted By:- Anum Latif Date:- 17 / 01 / 2012 Advantages:- | * Research and development activities: Developi
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  • The advantages of being legal
    The Advantages of Being Legal Matt Streett English 102~D There are many arguments on the question of whether or not to legalize marijuana. The benefits of legalizing marijuana include its medicinal value and its many uses to produce commercial products like paper, rope, oil, textiles, and canvas.
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  • Advantages of technology in international trade
    Advantages of Technology in International Trade Technology plays a major role in international trade. Databases, overnight delivery and faxes have opened the world market to not only larger companies but small ones too. To add to this globalization, companies and even competitors are combining
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  • The advantages and disadvantages of incorporating a business
    The Advantages and Disadvantages of Incorporating a Business In order to mention all the advantages and disadvantages of incorporating a business, first I should try to explain what a corporation is. In 1819, Chief Justice Marshall of the United States Supreme court said: " A corporation is an ar
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  • The advantages of stupidity
    The Advantages of Stupidity Most people say being stupid will lead no where. They claim that it is the worst possible condition in which to spend one's life, and if possible, it should be completely avoided. They would even suggest if the symptoms of stupidity are caught in the early stages
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  • The advantages of american educational system
    The Advantages of American Educational System Parents and the older generation Americans always complain about the educational system of the country. They assert that their children's knowledge and skills are below average as compared to their counterparts in other countries. The American ed
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  • Advantages of producing crops through use of hydroponics
    Advantages of Producing Crops Through Use of Hydroponics HYDROPONICS derives its name from the Greek HYDRO-PONOS meaning water/labor. Literally, "Hydroponics" means "Water Work." There is no soil in a hydroponic garden. No organic matter is present so nourishment (Nutrient) is not available to
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  • American advantages
    By: Joe American Advantages Why the British Should Not Have Defeated the Americans in the Revolution In the second half of the eighteenth century, the British were faced with rebelling colonies. Finally realizing that they had to fight to keep their colonial possessions, the British sent troops
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  • Advantages and disadvantages o
    Introduction There are many types of organisational structure a business may decide to adopt. This assignment will examine the four main different business structures and present the advantages and disadvantages of each one. The business structures that I will be examining are as follows: Th
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  • Internet the advantages and disadvantages
    "Beam me up, Scottie." This popular line from Star Trek was a demonstration of the advanced technology of the future. Though it was a fictional story, Star Trek became the universal vision of the future. As always reality tends to mimic fiction. Though our society has not quite resulted to living in
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  • The advantages of stupidity
    The Advantages of Stupidity Most people say that being stupid will lead no where. They claim that it is the worst possible condition in which to spend one's life, and if possible, it should be completely avoided. They would even suggest if the symptoms of stupidity are caught in the early sta
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  • Advantages for, and about children
    DEP 2100 Participation Assignment Number Three The trend to postpone childbearing has resulted in many children having older parents. What do you see as advantages and disadvantages for these children? What benefits and problems might result for parents being older? Advantages for children:
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  • Advantages of legalizing marijuana
    Advantages of Legalizing Marijuana Marijuana use is on the rise, especially among teenagers and young adults. With the recent laws passed in eight states, legalizing medical marijuana many stand divided when it comes to this never ending debate, but I firmly believe that this miracle working drug
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  • Advantages of technology
    "The advantages Technology has given us outweigh the disadvantages." Many argue that as we venture further into the frontier of technology we proceed with a slow death of society, by losing culture and ultimately a sense of self. To a certain extent this may be true, but realistically if w
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  • Advantages and disadvantages of vertical integration
    ADVANTAGES OF VERTICAL INTEGRATION It leads to reduction of transportation costs as the common ownership results in closer geographic proximity. The transaction costs can be controlled if a firm acquires the other firms in the vertical chain, then one division of the same company will transfer good
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