Essays Tagged: "incomes"


to murder (Kolner 5).In the United States about 1.6 million pregnancies end in abortion.Women with incomes under eleven thousand are over three times more likelyto abort than those with incomes above ...

(5 pages) 294 0 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Canada-U.S. unemployment rates. Why is Canada's so high?

of very similar economic performances across the two countries: the growth rate of real per capita incomes has been virtually identical since 1976. However, now, well into the 90s, the gap has widene ... . are not equally in need, and in fact over $10 billion in U.I. payments are made to families whose incomes are above the national average family income of $53, 854.Another factor resulting in greater ...

(13 pages) 186 1 4.4 Oct/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Obstacle to Development

ours. Problems that stop these countries from developing are1. Low levels of living, comprising low incomes, high inequality, poor health and inadequate education.2. Low levels of productivity.3 High ... of living is one of the major obstacles toward development. Low levelsof living is comprised of low incomes, high inequality, poor health and inadequateeducation. The gross national product (GNP) is t ...

(5 pages) 144 0 4.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics


is up does not mean we are in a crisis, because spending on all items are up. For example consumers incomes are higher, so they spend more on things that were thought of as unnecessary in the sixties. ...

(1 pages) 323 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"The Homeless: An Invisible Minority"

in a week. I spent it all on a drink that I didn't even finish. "There is increasing inequality of incomes and a widening gap between the rich and the poor" (Nunez 367). In our economy some people ca ...

(6 pages) 232 0 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Circular Flow of Income (Macroeconomics).

ervices flow around the economy in the opposite direction to money.Spending on goods/servicesfactor incomes (rent, wages, profit)Figure 1A closed economy only has two subsisting sectors, households an ... measure of the standard of living exists because negatives (e.g. air/noise pollution); non-marketed incomes (e.g. work in the home); and unreported income (e.g. tax evaders) are not taken into account ...

(4 pages) 277 0 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Why the balance of payments and the current account deficit are so important.

s a current account deficit is because of greater levels of debits than credits on goods, services, incomes and unrequited transfers. A CAD is also due to a greater part of our investment coming from ...

(4 pages) 164 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Employment Law: Age Discrimination.

imination. Age discrimination continues to damage the very fabric of our society, reducing both the incomes and the self-confidence of millions of Americans. In a recent Louis Harris survey, conducted ...

(7 pages) 947 4 4.1 Jul/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Economy, Finance, Industry and Trade in Northern Ireland

ployment rising and unemployment falling.*Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is defined as the sum of all incomes earned from productive activity. GDP per head is taken to be a good indication of a region's ...

(4 pages) 79 1 4.5 Aug/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Welfare and Society.

Welfare in SocietyWhile some families in the United Sates enjoy large incomes and can live very comfortably, others experience severe economic strain on a daily basis and ...

(6 pages) 194 1 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Taken as hostage

: Government retires many advantages of keeping quiet what is happening in our forests. He realises incomes, creates jobs and maintain economical activity. He also prevent himself from receiving all s ... n Quebec, government don't want to reduce production. This would reduce wood exportations, province incomes, number of working employees and then economical activity. So, government and forest compani ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Microeconomics theory and analysis is useful in understanding and predicting the behaviour of firms and industries. Discuss.

s are willing and able to buy at a given price, at a given moment in time with all other prices and incomes fixed'. The relationship between price and demand is fairly obvious, that if a price of a go ... ndustries which are subject to fluctuations as this price barrier will prevent a fall in producers' incomes, which would result from periods of low prices. An example of such as industry is the farmin ...

(10 pages) 304 1 2.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Great Depression.

s and industries caused wages to drop and forced employers to lay off their workers. With their low incomes, many farmers and workers could not afford the manufactured goods that the industries have b ...

(4 pages) 81 1 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > The Great Depression

Living situations

ous good and bad points.There is usually more money when living with someone else. There are shared incomes and there is an opportunity to split the bills, which creates a little more spending money. ...

(4 pages) 30 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Is free trade ever fair trade?

ards in less developed countries, the high profits of multinational corporations, the inequality in incomes around the world, everything is unfair. If these reproofs are true it would mean that also f ...

(4 pages) 366 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Housing and homelessness in New York

the late 1970s.At that time there was sufficient housing in New York for those people with law incomes.In the mid-1970s, however, New York City began to experience serious economicproblem ... saw the loss of 100,000 SRO units" (Haaga 3). The SRO tenants, who werepeople living on fixed incomes, social security or public assistance, became part ofhomeless population.At the same ...

(5 pages) 153 0 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Discussion into the impact of adoption of International Accounting Standards to the UK

e such detailed information, and therefore companies produce yearly accounts, showing items such as incomes, cash flows, and asset measurement. These users usually have a vested interest in that compa ...

(6 pages) 278 0 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting


y of treasury Andrew Mellon reduced income taxes to benefit the rich*Those who received the highest incomes had increased throughout this time of prosperity. Also, it owned a quarter of the US wealth. ...

(2 pages) 42 0 2.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Part A Compare and contrast standardization with customization of international marketing strategies. Part B Is one approach better than the other?

as Kenichi Ohmate argued that customers in the Triad were becoming increasingly alike, with similar incomes, educational achievements, lifestyles, and aspirations. (Manoney, Trigg, Griffin, and Pustay ...

(6 pages) 224 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The Unlikely Suspects

llas. Plano residents are considered one of the most fortunate in the Dallas area due to their high incomes and model citizens. Their neighborhoods consists of huge houses boasting over three-thousand ...

(2 pages) 36 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol