Essays Tagged: "productive capacity"

Development Economics: Nature and sources of economic growth

Development Economics: Nature and sources of economic growthGrowth as an expansion of national productive capacity"»economic growth: increasing ability of nation to satisfy material wants o ... fy material wants of its people over period of time.*Economic growth involves expansion of national productive capacity."»Production possibilities curve: representation of nation's productive ca ...

(8 pages) 562 2 3.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Briefing Paper on endogenous growth theory in connection of forth-coming meeting with CBI and a Treasury team.

re a number of basic assumptions underlying the neoclassical growth model.The first one is that the productive capacity of the economy can be adequately characterised by a constant return to scale pro ... edge and convention. Learning by doing is also an important source of knowledge. People become more productive and gain more skills by repeating the same task many times. However, there might occur so ...

(5 pages) 54 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Macroeconomic Aims of a Government

an increase in the country's output over a period of time. This means there is an increment in her productive capacity hence a rise in national income. A high economic growth is desirable as it repre ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Sources of slow growth in African countries

kes place when there is either an increase in the national income of a country, or in the country's productive capacity, this productive capacity being the country' ability to generate national income ... ings has a negative effect in capacity building as LDCs have to import material in order to improve productive capacity. In short; exogenous shocks to a single primary product can affect the prospects ...

(8 pages) 101 1 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Economic Growth: Politics or Policies Matter?

ienced a rapid economic growth over the last 40 years. Economic growth refers to an increase in the productive capacity of an economy.Japan was the first country to experience a rapid economic growth ...

(5 pages) 135 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Discuss the goals of a firm and analyse the issues that impact on the ability of Australian firms to engage in external economies of scale.

units within the Australian economy. Their size, behaviour and performance impact upon the overall productive capacity. Firms contribute towards the growth of the economy with the production of goods ... of firms in an attempt to achieve economies of scale both internally and externally may be counter productive with transport bottlenecks. With increased production, more transport is to be employed m ...

(5 pages) 49 1 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Economic Growth

policies to achieve sustainable economic growthEconomic Growth refers to an increase in a country's productive capacity as measured by changes in real GDP (over time) (Usually a year). It allows count ...

(2 pages) 124 0 4.6 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Investment and Saving

capital. In a developing country like Pakistan, where population is growing at a fast pace, and the productive capacity of the economy is low, there is urgent need for accelerating investment to achie ... socio-economic objectives of national economic policy is constrained by the growth of the country's productive capacity which in turn largely depends on the reasonable rate of real investment. The mos ...

(24 pages) 107 0 4.8 Jul/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics


her incomes and so higher EG* Encourage entrepreneurs to accept more risks – vital to increase productive capacity•Economic Costs:* Inequality can reduce EG* Reduces consumption & invest ...

(2 pages) 12 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Economic Activity and Australia (hand written notes)

nemployment reaches its lowest level and inflation is high. Occurs when economy is stretched to its productive capacity; where there is full employment of resources and a nation is actually outside of ... l private businesses in the economy which produce good and/or services to consumers. Businesses buy productive resources from the household sector. Firms are always attempting to maximise profits by m ...

(6 pages) 13 0 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Managing People in the Public Service

n 2004) is 'managing people within the employer-employee relationship' and involves marshalling the productive capacity of an organisation's members. This paper works to examine the experience of publ ...

(18 pages) 120 2 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

International Business: Microsoft Case Study .

iven as "Firm's policy or strategy guided by market trends and customer needs instead of the firm's productive capacity or current products."Narver and Slater (1990) defined market orientation as "a b ...

(21 pages) 91 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies