Discussion on trade and tariffs

There is often talk in the news recently about increasing tariffs on some imports Reply to these questions in your post: When the United States puts tariffs on imports, who do you think ultimately pays these tariffs? Is it the foreign companies selling here, American consumers, or both? Explain your answer. Is it good or… Continue reading Discussion on trade and tariffs

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Designing a project plan assignment

The assessments in this course give you the opportunity to design a project plan. Throughout the 5 weeks, you will choose an organization, create a project, write project metrics, and develop a plan that includes a contingency plan. You may use the course textbook and outside resources for all assessments. This week you will choose your organization and learn… Continue reading Designing a project plan assignment

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Economic Risk and Legal Risk

One-page paper 1. Differentiate between ECONOMIC RISK and LEGAL RISK (how are they similar and different?) 2. Differentiate between LIKELIHOOD and SEVERITY (how are they similar and different?) 3.  When it comes to RISK, what do the four OPTIONS look like? ACCEPT (what is someone doing if they accept the risk?) AVOID (what is someone doing if they avoid the risk?) REDUCE (what is someone… Continue reading Economic Risk and Legal Risk

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The Federal Reserve is responsibility

The Federal Reserve is responsible for managing the country’s money supply. Monetary policy affects the whole economy through interest rates.  When the Fed increases the money supply, interest rates drop. When the Fed decreases the money supply, interest rates increase. This week you will discuss how you are affected by the Federal Reserve’s monetary policies.… Continue reading The Federal Reserve is responsibility

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