Essays Tagged: "investments"

Money in America. A basic idea of how the money goes through everyone's hands

er prices; which simplymeans that more currency is needed to exchange for gold.Any slight change in investments or a company's costpremium could change the entire economy because of thedomino effect a ...

(2 pages) 142 0 3.4 Apr/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Cuban Missile Crisis

unist. Rich business men knew they stood to loose out ifcommunism took over as their businesses and investments would be nationalised. (asin Cuba.)The two countries had huge armies and political influ ...

(3 pages) 84 0 4.8 Jun/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Bonds and the Bond Market

ny people are taking time to examine various options for their financial future. Different types of investments are investigated and bonds are one of the more popular choices considered. Many of the s ... t the rate of return on the investment can be easily determined so that it can be compared to other investments before or while you have the bond, so that you can decide whether it might be wiser to s ...

(15 pages) 302 0 3.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

s worry that this control will lead to decisions contrary to their countries' best interests.Direct investments usually, but not always, involve some capital movement.There are two ways companies can ... ment, otherwise it's a portfolio investment.3. Why are some governments and citizens concerned when investments are controlled abroad?Many critics of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), worry that the ho ...

(10 pages) 665 1 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

The Cuban embargo. When it started, why it started, what is wrong with it, what will happen if it is lifted.

untry, because regular flights between Cuba and the United States are non-existent. The US had many investments in Cuba when Fidel Castro and his guerrilla warfare took over Cuba in 1959. Therefore th ... ng taken away your minerals and having multiplied my wealth through your work - because, with those investments, I tripled and quadrupled what I'd invested there - with having limited your sovereignty ...

(5 pages) 127 0 4.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

how Egypt can market its tourism and travel industry to increase it's tourism volume from the current 4 million to over 50 million

ume of tourism in EgyptLet is be known that tourism usually represents a little over 50 % of direct investments by developing countries. In a variety of countries and regions (Egypt, Greece, the Carib ... ion costs, and electronic communications. Tourism has one of the brightest futures in the different investments around us today.For the longest while during the 80s and the early 90s it seemed that th ...

(5 pages) 195 2 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Real Options approach to investment decision making.

sources, energy, and pharmaceuticals, which have a higher degree of uncertainty in business-process investments. For example, in the oil-drilling industry, uncertainties include issues such as what th ... e these have led to the use of the real-options methodology as an analytical tool to evaluate these investments in business technology.Real options offer another valuable comparison with financial inv ...

(6 pages) 484 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Why do you go on the streets against war?

is situation to exploit new resources. Of course this seems not true because there have to be giant investments but the maximum oil production rate soon will be reached and after this the oil gets mor ... problem in its cause, the dependence of oil, the problem is postponed. Instead of making a bit more investments to escape this dependence they prefer to take the cheaper way. If it really is cheaper w ...

(1 pages) 25 1 4.0 Apr/2003

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

Stakeholders are in a business and what the companies responsabilities are to these stakeholders.

he shareholders the organization has a duty and responsibility to make a profitable return on their investments. For the employees (including management) the company has an obligation to provide a cle ...

(2 pages) 190 0 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Britian and the industrial revolution.

ded fuel to power the furnaces that produced iron. Thriving commercial banks provided financing for investments in industrial plants and machinery. Advances in agriculture also contributed to the indu ...

(8 pages) 160 0 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Numbers and More Numbers.

ting to production, claims Also the properties and financial records that represents investments, expenses, receipts and financial changes. Auditing is also an important branch of accou ...

(2 pages) 45 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The strategic alliance of bang and olufsen.

in 1990-1991 at $-47.1 million, which in 1986 was $137.8 million due to limited cash flow and heavy investments. B&O's total assets has also been fluctuating as in 1986-1987 it had $1,332.9 millio ...

(4 pages) 171 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Increasing volume of tourism in Egypt

Let is be known that tourism usually represents a little over 50 % of direct investments by developing countries. In a variety of countries and regions (Egypt, Greece, the Carib ... ion costs, and electronic communications. Tourism has one of the brightest futures in the different investments around us today.For the longest while during the 80s and the early 90s it seemed that th ...

(5 pages) 42 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Developing customer loyalty at Chelmsford Star Cooperative Society... The use of Smart Cards

o improve its customer loyalty. But Starcard is not being used to its full potential to justify the investments made in it.The 500 club members have some knowledge about its potential and the introduc ... d;1 investment should be reduced so that people are enticed to purchase the smart cards with higher investments.oThe food center should earn the minimum points in the £ 1 investment card and the ...

(3 pages) 89 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A Business Plan

But they are also vital for running a business, whether or not the business needs new loans or new investments. Businesses need plans to optimize growth and development according to priorities. Devel ... own capital, plus funds borrowed at favorable rates with an SBA guarantee, to make venture capital investments in small businesses.3. What are the advantages and disadvantages of different sources of ...

(6 pages) 767 3 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Foreign investment vs Local content

ibutes to economic growth and employment opportunities and to provide for the review of significant investments in Australian by non- Australians in order to ensure such benefit to Australia.The popul ...

(4 pages) 90 1 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Globalization: angel or devil?

as a raising in cross-border transaction of goods, services, technologies, financial flows, direct investments, labor migrations, information and cultural flows. On the other hand, it is used to mean ...

(3 pages) 142 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Why the Stock Market Crashed, the effect this had on the American People and how it affected the economic structure of the United States.

to get rich quick, propped up the stock market. However, a relatively small number of Americans had investments in the market at any one time. Rather, the constant influx of new investors coming in an ...

(3 pages) 84 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

This report includes information regarding to the background and significance of interest rate to the capital market.

maintained low interest rate because of weak global ecnomy and the need to boost local economy and investments. The significance of low interest rate can be shown in the impact to financial instituti ... he Australian dollar's recovery to as high as US 68.47 cents in July has eroded returns on overseas investments (The Australian Financial Review, 11/09/2003). This strong Australian currency has made ...

(10 pages) 179 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Capital Structure Theory

OverviewMCI Communications Corp., a long-time client of Lynch Investments is inquiring about establishing a program to repurchase some of its outstanding common s ... debt and repurchase?The WACC provides us with the average cost of each dollar and prioritizes which investments should be made.Cost of equityMarket risk premiumpage 27%30 year T-billpage 76.17%Cost on ...

(3 pages) 785 2 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers