Essays Tagged: "Economics"

Critical essay on MAIN STREET by Sinclair Lewis

at monotonous work. Almost as though they are being left in the past. Due to the segmented society, economics, in small towns, was affected greatly, as well as the political and social views of the to ... pher Prairie, people could not live in the same way as city people because of a major difference in economics. Factories were not unheard of, but rarely did these people ever see one. Most of the peop ...

(6 pages) 74 0 4.7 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A short extra credit blurb on how the Holocuast was a challenge to Western Civilization; references to Schindler's list, otherwise no bibliography- a good starting point for a more in depth paper

the Holocaust a challenge to Western Tradition?It was believed that the Jews were hated because of economics, their religion, and the racial theory that they were inferior. Economically Jews were hat ...

(2 pages) 54 0 3.5 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Failure of the Gilded Age. The essays describes the main political failures of the Gilded Age of America such as: Laissez - faire government, Interstate Commerce Act of 1887,

government did not hinder its success. To contribute to having the government not intervenes in the economics of the country was the chain of useless presidents who did insignificant acts in office an ... d Age failed to deal with the real issues.Since the government would not intervene with most of the economics of this time then that meant that the big businesses had the power to do anything they wan ...

(3 pages) 124 0 4.0 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The study of econonmics. An opinionated essay

1 The study of economics is helpful in several ways . Some of these Iwill comment on . First of all , technology le ... involved with money and industry . They canhelp to save money , resources , labor, and time .3 Microeconomics is the study of an overall economy . In studyingmicroeconomics you study a wider range of ... cs you study a wider range of services , productions ,exchanges . While not as discriminate as macroeconomics , you can get abroader picture and grasp the basic concepts of an economy .Macroeconomics ...

(2 pages) 148 0 2.2 Dec/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

China: History and Marketing Research Has bibliography

ss StructureWhen looking at China from a business structure it is important to take a look at their economics and other factors such as: National Output, Labor, Communications, Commerce, Government an ...

(11 pages) 307 1 4.5 May/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

A study of the market reforms in Post-Communist eastern Europe eith a specific case study of Poland

logy, structural needs (massive changes required), world recession(current) and debt load.Communist EconomicsWhy did the economics of the communist bloc fail so miserably? Why has every single sociali ... hy-Blanchard, O. and Layard, R. 'Economic Change in Poland' Discussion paper No 3, London School of Economics, 1990.-Chilosi, A., 'Poland's Program of Economic Transformation', Paper presented at NATO ...

(14 pages) 244 0 4.6 Feb/1997

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

How greed and ecnomics can be related. Everything in included here. Good luck!

r money at people who are desperately in need, with a mile wide grin covering their face. No law of economics justifies this behavior. Each and every person is expected to act in his or her own self-i ... k as they watch people behave irrationally and unpredictably with their money, throwing all laws of economics completely out of proportion. With the exception of insanity, no economist can even begin ...

(5 pages) 142 1 4.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Why Restaurants Fail

en pages on why so many restaurants fail to be successful. well researched, good sourcesDarren AtleeEconomicsJanuary 13, 1995Topic: RestaurantsSpecific Topic: Failure of RestaurantsQuestion:What are F ... oing well, one third are doing okay, and one third are having difficulty." (Hartnet, 67)Darren AtleeEconomicsJanuary 13, 1995Topic: RestaurantsSpecific Topic: Failure of RestaurantsQuestion:What are F ...

(19 pages) 335 0 4.3 Jan/1995

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Small Business Management - A Case Study

An average business essay (not really economics!) Approx 2200 words. Well structured, lacked on focussed factory concepts!Enterprise & ...

(9 pages) 574 0 4.1 Jan/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


This chapter is dealing with the issues of rising health care prices and how it effects Economics. The Gross Domestic Product has grown causing the spending per person on health care to ri ...

(1 pages) 323 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Economics of Clean Air

ns and deregulations provide for other companies. Global warming has increased the tension over the economics of cleaner air, but with little the government can do to limit the use of cars, the produc ... e fishermen produce $3 million, and the nation spends an estimated $35 million anually for fish.The economics of the Clean Air Act and the regulations pioneered by the EPA have set new standards for t ...

(5 pages) 143 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Essay on the establishments of the Colonies in America

es were established for different reasons but the motivation all had something to do with religion, economics, or government. Some colonies wanted religious freedom while others were seeking refuge.Ma ...

(4 pages) 145 0 4.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Das Kapital" -explains and analyzes Karl Marx's "Das Kapital" -Reccomends book to future students of my economics class

Kapital", in it's original German form, continues to be one of the most important contributions to economics in history. Although Karl Marx wrote it in 1867, it is still just as relevant in our prese ...

(5 pages) 79 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Internet article review: the Department of Defense recently sent a proposal to Congress requesting a single-round of base closures to better use scarce resources.

Article ReviewEconomics examines how people use their scarce resources in an attempt to satisfy their unlimited wa ... ger sized and positioned to support the military forces in the most efficient manner possible.In an economics point of view, EFI is an attempt to make the wisest use of limited defense dollars. There ... ead to significant savings once implementation costs have been offset.The benefits of incorporating economics in the decision making process of the Efficient Facilities Initiative are obvious but are ...

(3 pages) 160 1 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

The theories and principals of Karl Marx, and the effect his ideas have had on the world today.

the name of "Marxism" in the Communist world.1. The economic theory of historyMarx's view was that economics determined human history. This economic theory of history held that men's economic needs a ...

(2 pages) 294 1 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

"Analyse the impact of globalisation in EITHER a country OR a region of your choice." I chose London, England.

a country to focus this question on was difficult and, having examined Less Economically Developed Economics within the first essay, I decided to focus on a Western Country and the impact of globalis ...

(11 pages) 367 2 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

This is Study Notes for (The Economy Today 8e, by Schiller) Principles of Economics I Chapters 1-12 most notes straight from the book

Chapter 1: Economics: The Core IssuesScarcity exists because of the imbalance between our desires and available ... times total output actually declines.These short-run variations in GDP growth are the focus of macroeconomics. Macro theory tries to explain the alternating periods of growth and contraction that char ... s spending or decrease the money supply.More on Chapter 8: The Business CycleAccording to Keynesian economics, the key determinant to the level of national economic activity is total spending (aggrega ...

(69 pages) 982 1 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Really good Speech on September 11

Ever since September 11 of last year the United State's economics has been plummeting. People have been losing their jobs; people have been going into bankr ... o my life...well ill tell you these numbers are part of life in general they are used in business , economics , stocks architecture construction those types of jobs. So maybe you're thinking I'm not i ... iew I would be able to describe myself as well as impress the boss or whoever maybe interviewing me.Economics we learn where our money goes too and how money work. did you ever wonder how a piece of p ...

(2 pages) 77 1 2.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

What new challenges did the rise of big business and the Robber Barons pose to established American beliefs, practices and values between 1850 and 1900?

to accept and embrace these changes or be swept away. New ideas and customs, such as the science of economics and the perversion of traditional American values into material pursuit, established by in ... schools, following the example of the top businessmen of the day and the quickly growing science of economics, began a utilitarian sort of schooling. The "teachers and educational administrators sough ...

(10 pages) 142 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Marxist Theory Econmics

MARXIST THEORY ECONOMICSIntroduction"The history of society is the history of struggles between social classes (Rad ... s (Rader, M. 145)." This quote from Karl Max is an introduction to his philosophy of government and economics. Karl Marx was German political philosopher and revolutionist, and one of the most influen ... revolutionist, and one of the most influential people in the history of the world. His theories on economics and government have had immense effects on the world. Revolutions, wars, and other struggl ...

(8 pages) 142 0 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics