Economic Downturn Essays and Term Papers

  • An Economic Downturn

    Better Execution (Harvard Business Review Press, 2010). Stress-Test Y our Strategy The 7 Questions to Ask A by Robert Simons AN ECONOMIC DOWNTURN can quickly expose the shortcomings of your business strategy. But can you identify its weak points in good times as well? And can you focus on...

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  • Economic Downturn

    An economic downturn occurs or is said to have occurred when an economy or nation/s enters a recession. During this period certain changes are experienced within the economy. This changes include a lowered productivity of that economy or nation, increased unemployment rates, increased inflation rates...

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  • Causes of Economic Downturn

    Promising Development Grace L. Chikoto and Abdul-Akeem Sadiq Introduction Zimbabwe’s encounter with droughts, in particular, combined with economic and political challenges, has denigrated the country’s former status as the “breadbasket of Southern Africa” (Hunter-Gault 2006; Maphosa 1994; Swarns...

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  • Leadership Challenges and Economic Downturn

    LEADERSHIP CHALLENGES IN ECONOMIC DOWNTURN ACHYUT MISHRA, Area Manager-North (NTN SALES) NEI Ltd., Jaipur ANANT MISHRA, Student SMS, MNNIT, Allahabad ABSTRACT Leadership has always been the guiding force for any organization and is much more important especially when the going gets...

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  • Economic Downturn Leads to Paycuts

    Economic Downturn i Economic Downturn Leads to Pay Cuts in Manufacturing Industry May 9, 2011 Economic Downturn ii Abstract This paper is meant to be a business research proposal using exploratory research methods; it is not intended to solve the problem presented but does have the objective...

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  • Economic Downturn Affected Travel

    How the economic downturn has affected the way people travel Did you know that an annual vacation can cut a person’s risk of heart attack by 50 percent? Despite this fact and others illustrating the benefits of travel both personally and professionally, many American have had to adjust their travel...

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  • What Causes an Economic Downturn?

    What Causes an Economic Downturn? The financial crisis is still the cause of the economic downturn. Depending on which experts you choose to believe, the current state of economy was first cyclical than secular (Leonhardt, 2011). This resulted in both crisis being opposing destructive financial forces...

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  • What Causes an Economic Downturn?

    causes an economic downturn? What causes an economic downturn? An economic downturn defines as the economy being in recession, which is a period of time that economic, won’t grow or even falling. The definition of an economic downturn is less strict than recession. In the economic downturn period,...

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  • Survival Tips During Economic Downturn

    In times of economic downturn, there are often factors we can’t control. When the economy becomes uncertain, people tend to focus on keeping their jobs. The challenge for management is to be aggressive and imaginative. You must be able tolookbeyond the present, to see the business from a new perspective...

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  • Motivation in Economic Downturn for Surviving Employees

    in Economic Downturn for Surviving Employees | Awesome | Julia Gao Helen HuHannah Hung Chimeme Pan Johnson SunMandy WongYidi YuElaine Zhu | | 4/15/2013 | | Motivation in Economic Downturn for Surviving Employees 1. Executive summary The global economy experiences a downturn every...

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  • Effects of Economic Downturn on China's Economy

    Part 1 - Effects of the economic downturn on China’s economy: 1. Overview: The development of China economy is quite unique if compare with the western countries. Before 1979, although there have been 3 worldwide technology revolutions and 3 major economic crises in the world, the relative impact to...

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  • Strategies Deployed During Economic Downturn to Maintain Competitiveness

    During Economic Downturn To Maintain Competitiveness Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering 1. ABSTRACT The 2008 financial crisis has been an extremely challenging one for many businesses worldwide. Malaysia has not been spared from the difficulties posed by this economic disaster...

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  • Joint Ventures a Tool for Growth During an Economic Downturn

    Joint Ventures A tool for growth during an economic downturn 2009 © 2009 KPMG International. KPMG International provides no client services and is a Swiss cooperative with which the independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated. 02 Joint Ventures Our focus on joint ventures ...

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  • How Is the Economic Downturn Affecting the Airline Industry?

    in US economy threatens outlook for the airline industry profitability. US airlines forecasting Q108 losses citing high fuel costs and a potential economic slowdown.  Other regions of the world will expand such as Asia, Middle East and Latin America.  Slowdown has already affected some US small-mid...

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  • The European Island Nation of Cyprus and Economic Downturn

    slows, businesses stop expanding, employment falls, unemployment rises, and housing prices decline. Panic and fear are everywhere in early 2008. An economic recession in the United States is now the topic on everyone's mind. Most of the world's stock markets have already lost more than twenty percent of...

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  • Economics Downturn That Causes Decrease in Demand for Factories Export Trades

    Economic Downturn That Causes Decrease In Demand for Factories Export Trades Introduction An economic downturn will have an adverse impact on many sectors. One of which is the manufacturing sector. Companies seek to reduce manufacturing costs by sourcing for cheaper alternatives. For instance, importing...

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  • Importance of Cost Leadership and Pricing Strategies Amidst an Economic Downturn.

    strategies amidst an economic downturn. Economic downturn is a significant reduction in nations economic activity. The consequence typically include increased unemployment, decreased consumer spending, business spending and reduced stock prices. Consecutive drops in leading economic indicators signals...

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  • Skin care market continue to grow despite economic downturn

    the increased baby boomer’s disposable income has fuelled the growth of the segment. The anti-aging products sales were not affected even during the economic recession, though the consumers did prefer the cheaper variants. Moving forward, it will be seen that the consumers may demand for products that provide...

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  • Logistics Actions Taken by Btc to Save the Logistics Cost During Economic Downturn

    Question 3 In the period of economic downturn, the retail sales during the seasonal events are affected. List and discuss the actions that BTC took to respond to the change in demands from customers. (3.1) Objective of Logistics and Actions Response to the Economic Downturn As mentioned in the question...

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  • How Insurance Company to Encounter the Economic Downturn in Hong Kong

    1. INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background Since 1997, Hong Kong has been facing the economic downturn that has never been come across in recent decades. The unemployment rate and the number of bankrupts are reaching the new records every month. Pay-cut is just accepted a trend in Hong Kong now. Insurances...

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