Canada's economic system is a market economy, encompassing the production,
sales and distribution of goods and services based upon
prices set in the marketplace. The marketplace establishes an economic
framework within which firms compete on the basis of a number
of factors: price, quality, deli...
The U.S. furniture industry is currently facing a serious dilemma. With the economy in dire straits and the housing and job market crisis, there is little room for business expansion. These events have currently left La-Z-Boy Incorporated hanging in the balance. Competition is no longer restricte...
Article by Laurie Barber
Checkmate at the Russian Border: Russia-Japanese Conflict before Pearl Harbour
Over the north country...
A Business Strategy Typology for the New Economy:
Reconceptualization and Synthesis
John A. Parnell
Texas A & M University-Commerce
Research on the nature of the competitive strategy-performance relationship has focused primarily on traditional, brick and mortar businesses. Although c...
MANAGEMENT CONTROL IN A BUSINESS NETWORK: NEW CHALLENGES FOR ACCOUNTING
BY DR. ROLAND BARDY
Adjunct Professor, Fachhochschule Worms, Germany; Adjunct Instructor, Goizueta Business School, Emory University, USA; Director (Retired) of BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Ludwigshafen, Germany.
A NEW DISCIPLINE: DEVELOPMENT ETHICS
Working Paper #231 - August 1996
Denis Goulet, is O’Neill Professor in Education for Justice in the Department of Economics and
Fellow of the Kellogg Institute and the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the
University of Notre D...
Sovereignty for a New American Century
A Critical Interpretation of the Neo-Conservative Defence of American
Sovereignty Against the Idea and Institutions of Global Governance
D.Phil Candidate in International Relations
University of Oxford, The Queen’s College
Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is taking the world by storm, it is nevertheless, an increasingly powerful tool for participating in global markets; promoting political accountability; improving the delivery of basic services; and enhancing local development opportunit...
In business world, new product development is the complete process that bringing a new product to market. Companies with clear product development visions know what types of investments are required to maintain their market positions. As life cycles of new product generations bec...
A marketing strategy is essential for the development, growth and sustenance of a business as well as ensuring that the business maintains its competitive advantage.
The best example of a Marketing Plan is one that is not dependent on just one or two forms of Marketing. "Your plan should be to test...
MARKETING NEW YORK CITY
November 13, 2006
1.0 PROBLEM STATEMENT AND OBJECTIVES
Now that the newly formed New York City Marketing Development Corporation (NYC Marketing) has been able to generate positive revenues by marketing New York City (NYC) as a brand, the organization is concerned with...
COLGATE: The Precision Toothbrush
Colgate Palmolive's senior management decided to launch a new toothbrush priced in the Super Premium segment. Susan Steinberg, the product manager, has to determinate the best marketing mix to implement and which of the follow options are th...
On July 6 1984, the fourth Labour government were elected into parliament after defeating the National party in a snap election. 1984 can be regarded as a major turning point in New Zealand political history in the sense that significant political changes affected the whole of the New Zealand societ...
Homosexuality from a New Perspective
Sexuality means many different things to different people, especially sexuality of a homosexual nature. Everyone has their own personal ideologies about sexuality, many of which have been forced on us by mainstream society's portrayal of what of is right or...
How IT can best be used to improve New Zealand's economy and society in the next twenty years, and how IT graduates make their contribution to this opportunity personally
Kevin Nguyen 25 July 2005
The Information Technology (IT) industry continues to show high growth potential. Based on upd...
Mary Wilkins Freeman was born, raised and spent the majority of her
life in Puritan rural New England. This scene had a huge impact on her
writing. Most of her novels and short stories had the ability to depict that
lifestyle perfectly. One of the best examples of this is her story “A...
Fear begets hate and hate begets violence. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the 1741 New York slave conspiracy trials. Much like the violence in the Salem Witch Trials, a set of natural circumstances coupled with the word of one or two people from a lower order of society caused hysteria and...
Criticism of Practical Application of Utopia in "Brave New World"
Debra Ackerman Mrs. Eileen Waite
Criticism of Practical Application of Utopia in Brave New World Aldous
Huxley's Brave New World illustrates the loss of morality when established
standards are replaced by amoral criteria. I...
It is my contention that the city of New Orleans should be abandoned due to the hazard of subsidence and hurricane threats on the Gulf of Mexico as well as a number of other reasons. For starters, I am a current resident of the greater New Orleans area. Secondly, I am a huge proponent of all of the...
The Place of New Habitation
Many will say that England's rise to become a world power started in 1606, this as King James of England pondered on how to establish the country's first colony. In contrast to Spain and Portugal, he made the wise choice of leaving the initiative in private hands. The...