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Who benefits from the outsourcing of skilled white-collar jobs to developing nations? Who are the losers? Moving U.S. White-Collar Jobs Offshore INSTRUCTIONS FOR ASSIGNMENT Your responses should be well-rounded and…

Reread the Country Focus “Moving U.S. White-Collar Jobs Offshore.” a. Who benefits from the outsourcing of skilled white-collar jobs to developing nations? Who are the losers? Moving U.S. White-Collar Jobs…

Provide at least one example of a case where having a monopoly or oligopoly may actually benefit the society. Question: Antitrust Practices and Market Power Research authoritative articles using the…

Given your research and findings, are monopolies and oligopolies (firms demonstrating power) always bad for society? Question: Antitrust Practices and Market Power Research authoritative articles using the news and the…

Identify some of the costs (pecuniary and nonpecuniary) associated with the antitrust behavior (firms having power in the market). Additionally, note the specific antitrust act (Sherman Act, Clayton Act, etc.…

recent case of antitrust investigation. Why was/were the firm(s) investigated for antitrust behavior? Question: Antitrust Practices and Market Power Research authoritative articles using the news and the DeVry Online Library…

What is the "current macroeconomic situation" in the U.S. (e.g. is the U.S. economy currently concerned about unemployment, inflation, recession, etc.)? What fiscal policies and monetary policies would be appropriate…

What does the Panasonic case teach you about the relationship between societal culture and business success? Panasonic and Japan’s Changing Culture Closing case: Panasonic and Japan’s Changing Culture Established in…

What are the implications for Panasonic if (a) the changes are made quickly or (b) it takes years or even decades to fully implement the changes? Panasonic and Japan’s Changing…

What is Panasonic trying to achieve with human resource changes it has announced? What are the impediments to successfully implementing these changes? Panasonic and Japan’s Changing Culture Closing case: Panasonic…

How did traditional Japanese culture benefit Panasonic during the 1950s–1980s? Did traditional values become more of a liability during the 1990s and early 2000s? Panasonic and Japan’s Changing Culture Closing…

How might Japan’s changing culture influence the way Japanese businesses operate in the future? What are the potential implications of such changes for the Japanese economy? Panasonic and Japan’s Changing…

What were the triggers of cultural change in Japan during the 1990s? How is cultural change starting to affect traditional values in Japan? Panasonic and Japan’s Changing Culture Closing case:…

Cemex has a strong preference for acquisitions over greenfield ventures as an entry mode. Why? d. Why is majority control so important to Cemex? Foreign Direct Investment by Cemex INSTRUCTIONS…

What is the value that Cemex brings to the host economy? Can you see any potential drawbacks of inward investment by Cemex in an economy? Foreign Direct Investment by Cemex…