Essays Tagged: "economic consequences"

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy, Mad cow disease

this disease developed into a large-scale epidemic in most of the United Kingdom, with very serious economic consequences (Moore, 1996).BSE primarily occurs in adult cattle of both male and female gen ... n 1985. Various cases have also been confirmed in Europe, Switzerland, and France (Patel, 1996).The economic consequences of BSE in the United Kingdom have been considerable. At the beginning, the onl ...

(9 pages) 112 1 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

"Industrial Revolution: From Blood and Iron"

ndustrial Revolution: From Blood and Iron"--Overview: This essay reviews the Political, Social, and Economical situations of France and Britain during the French and Industrial Revolutions.--Improveme ... no mere coincedence. In what ways were the two revolutions similar in their social, political, and economic consequences? In which ways different? Would you agree that the events in France and Britai ...

(5 pages) 237 0 4.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

The Federal Reserve and Money Supply If "taxation without representation" could rally the colonists against the British Crown in 1776, tight money and ruinous interest rates

he U.S. distribution of national income and wealth. Federal Reserve shifts in policy have generated economic consequences that at least equal in size and scope the impact of major tax legislation that ... tion Avenue, with Chairmen Volcker and Greenspan elevated to the realm of the gods. From centers of economic power around the nation - Wall Street, Capitol Hill, the White House, and corporate boardro ...

(15 pages) 370 0 4.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

The effects of AIDS and HIV in the world

With reference to one animal or human disease, explain why its economic consequences vary spatially.AbstractThe AIDS epidemic claimed more than 3 million lives in ... port examines how of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and human immunodeficiency virus hinder the economic development of an economy. Development is based on socio-economic factors and is measured b ... evelopment is based on socio-economic factors and is measured by taking into account the social and economic indicators. I will attempt to show how the effects vary between the more economically devel ...

(2 pages) 107 1 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The main social, cultural and economic consequences are of the past, present and future globalisation.

OCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITESWORLD STUDIES - GLOBALISATIONDISCUSS WHAT THE MAIN SOCIAL, CULTURAL AND ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE GLOBALISATION ARE.INTRODUCTION:Global interdepende ... seems that we have entered a period of time where many of the demons of the Cold War era - whether economic, environmental or social - still loom like an ominous cloud on the horizon."Presently the c ...

(11 pages) 622 3 3.8 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

External Balance defining the problem, policy implemented to deal with the problem of external stability.

at a sustainable level, that is, a level where they can remain in the longer term without negative economic consequences. The past two decades saw the sweep in of globalisation, what was also seen as ... r proportion of or GDP. As a result, this reduces both Australia's overall living standards and the economic growth potential of the economy.As mentioned, high current account deficits represents a co ...

(4 pages) 102 0 4.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

This essay is about the prevelance of drug use amongst teenagers in Barbados.

context but the world as a whole. Much of this concern is due to the association of the social and economic consequences that arise with the use and abuse of drugs.However, the use of these illicit d ... e likely to have an impact, includes the pinpointing of vulnerable groups or societies and changing economic and social conditions of these areas. In developed countries, in particular, evidence exist ...

(10 pages) 82 0 4.0 Oct/2003

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

Economic Consequences of Software Crime.

Economic Consequences of Software Crime in 1996 worldwide is the illegal copying of domestic and int ...

(5 pages) 73 0 4.1 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Contemporary Warfare in the New Guinea Highlands

stem.The leaders of Papua New Guinea see intertribal fighting as a major social problem with severe economic consequences. Although fighting is not new to them, warfare seems to re-emerge in 1970s wit ... et of causes. It is believed that the introduction of western goods may have resulted in changes in economic arrangements, marriage patterns, and, ultimately, warfare.A little information about how wa ...

(9 pages) 49 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Evaluation of Tourism Policy in India Pertaining to Kerala'

Kerala. Tourism is a major phenomenon of the modern society with significant socio-economic consequences. According to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), "Tourism is the wor ... on of beaches, hill stations and full of greenery. In Kerala, tourism has emerged as one of the few economic alternatives to develop the state economy. It has been recognised as an important sector fo ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Jack Immelt on India

. It stems from a process of gradual deterioration withpotentially important political, social, and economic consequences.While some signs of devolution are already apparent in political andsocial con ... al contexts, questions remain as to whether the general processcan be turned around or limited. The economic reform efforts of theearly 1990s were insufficient to stem that process. Launching a newwav ...

(13 pages) 50 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Business Ethics

ted ethical norms. This has led to a loss of confidence in corporate management, and has had severe economic consequences. Business ethics serves the important social function of integrating business ... he business society relationship, on the grounds of unrealistic assumption about the performance of economic and bureaucratic institutions. However, business ethics itself can also become ideological, ...

(14 pages) 932 1 4.9 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Consumer Decision Process

n individual completes in making purchasing decisions. Some purchases with high levels of social or economic consequences are highly involved, known as high-involvement purchases, such as buying a new ...

(4 pages) 164 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The Effects of Rent Control Policies and Standard Supply-and-Demand Theory

o ensure that rent does not exceed a particular value, and housing is kept affordable. However, the economic consequences of such a policy can be far-reaching and severe. William Ticker's Policy Analy ... ing argues and presents evidence to show that rent control policies instituted by government create economic shortages, shadow markets, hoarding, and low vacancy.What is a shadow Market, and why does ...

(3 pages) 136 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Market Solutions for Canada's Health Care And Pension Plan Problems

several institutions that may be affected by these problems. Sociologists and Economists study the economic consequences of demographics in Health Care and Pension Plans and suggest possible fiscal s ... ponsible for their health.Not attending these crucial issues in time would attempt against Canadian economic growth. A soon as GDP decreases, due to an increase in taxes and savings withdrawal, saving ...

(5 pages) 47 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Hitler's Germany and the coming of the Second World War

146;s defeat in the First World War. Having had its imperial aspirations crushed, combined with the economic consequences of the Treaty of Versailles, Germany’s national pride had suffered a seri ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.8 Apr/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Fishinh Industry In Canada

es, yet the largest problem seems to be too many boats and an over-reliance on fish. The social and economic consequences have proven to be very severe in specific areas. Tens of thousands of fisherma ... f how much fishing is done.(3) Government assistance programs lower the cost of capital and allow uneconomic investments to be profitable.(4) Fishermen anticipate that the government will eventually i ...

(9 pages) 20 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Economic Effect On Income Transfer To Reduce Poverty

The Macro-economic Implications of Poverty-reducing Income Transfers INTRODUCTION This paper explores how inco ... ome Transfers INTRODUCTION This paper explores how income transfers to the poor may support a macro-economic strategy promoting economic growth, employment creation, and equitable redistribution. The ... y increase labour productivity, fostering a "virtuous circle"� in which growth propels socio-economic progress that in turn extends the growth even further.Whether universal, means-tested, or a ...

(20 pages) 95 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Design a Basic Compensation Plan for Wal-Mart in China

for any depressing effect the company's expansion has on wages.A key concern in the debate over the economic consequences of Wal-Mart's expansion is the effect this has on workers' wages. Most would g ...

(8 pages) 212 0 3.4 Jul/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Managment of Kelp resources

mmunities.Giant Kelp forests are a unique species and a vital habitat of outstanding ecological and economic significance, representing areas of high biodiversity and productivity; and providing habit ... habitats for economic shellfish for example; abalone and rock lobster which are key elements to the economic produce of marine animals in Tasmania. However, the large kelp plants themselves represent ...

(10 pages) 12 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science