Essays Tagged: "Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development"

Case study on birch paper company with regard to transfer pricing.

costs would also enable Birch Paper Company to earn the highest profits possible.2. As alternatives for sourcing exists, Mr. Kenton should be permitted to choose the alternative that is in Northern di ... on division does not represent the opportunity costs of selling inside as there is no demand market for the product outside. Also, the transfer price of $480 is higher than the market price which is a ...

(4 pages) 625 1 4.7 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The re-emergence of the land question in Ireland.

be held at the Tara Towers Hotel, Booterstown, Dublin on 9th and 10th October 2003.The first land reform?The history of Ireland must be based on a study of the relationship between the land and the pe ... , who largely disappeared after the famine.?Peasant proprietorship is simply landlordism in another form?Michael Davitt, ?Leaves from a Prison Diary? 1885For a long time this omission was not a seriou ...

(5 pages) 67 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Global Broadband Review

opment in HK. Lastly, we attempt to conclude the major factors that shall be maintained or enhanced for HK to further boost its broadband development. One of the specials about our project is that we ... nly see the examination of Porter's Diamond model applied in local context but also much data and information about worldwide broadband developments, especially some learning and comparison with Korea ...

(20 pages) 208 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Global economy

have emerged with world bodies able to enforce rules on national government such as the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Multinational corporations now exist integrating their production and marketing. ...

(3 pages) 161 0 3.5 Mar/2004

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

The Role of Technology in Transforming the New Zealand Economy

I have also attached the paper in a word document due to formatting and graph issuesExecutive SummaryThis overview paper proposes an integrated approach for ... conomic goals. It includes a review of the role of technology in the New Zealand economy as a basis for identifying priorities for innovation policy.Compared to our trading partners we have experience ... y policy as an important component of a wider innovation policy. These papers will identify options for the Government to: Expand our knowledge base, by upskilling researchers and technologists ...

(7 pages) 69 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Bribery and Extortion in International transactions

rofessional money or other favors in order to go around ethics in a variety of professions. It is a form of corruption and is generally illegal, or at least cause for penalties from professional organ ... professional organizations.For example, a motorist may bribe a police officer not to issue a ticket for speeding, a citizen seeking paperwork or utility line connections may bribe a functionary for fa ...

(5 pages) 98 1 3.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The question of what constitutes a permanent establishment is of crucial importance in the international taxation of business profits.

the typical double tax treaty, and in the OECD model tax treaty. The existence of a PE is necessary for a source country to tax business profits of a resident of another country. If an enterprise fail ... that a physical building or property is used to carry out the enterprises business and it should be foreseeable that the enterprise's use of such property is more than temporary. However, as the essay ...

(9 pages) 51 0 4.5 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


t is the primary purpose of establishing a transfer price policy? 2. What are four methods for setting transfer prices? 3. What is the significance of excess capacity in the transfer ... sells goods or services to another division within an organization. Transfer pricing is a challenge for cost managers because it represents an economic event that must be recorded in the accounting sy ...

(13 pages) 96 0 3.8 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Casualisation of Labour

ons and worker remuneration. The 'flexible firm' was seen as associated with radical changes in the organisation of production, including post-Fordism, flattened managerial hierarchies, team working a ... because it was derived from generalisations drawn from the behaviour of a small number of employing organisations. Controversy surrounded the extent to which flexibility is deliberately sought by mana ...

(8 pages) 78 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Economics, market economies, government in economies, comparison of different economies. Pretty good detail, includes relevant 2004 examples... mostly about Australia but relevant to anyone

ration of an economy and assess the performance of it, we must study it in its global context.OECD- Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.Size of the economy and economic growth;Austra ...

(8 pages) 156 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

State the reasons why Finland has the potential economy.

Finland has a industrial economy based on abundant forest resources, capital investments, and technology. Traditionally, Finland has been a net importe ... trialized countries.Finland has been among the fastest-growing economies in the European Union (EU) for several years, with GDP reaching 5.6% in 2000, fueled by the booming Nokia-led electronics indus ... nnish-designed consumer products such as textiles, porcelain, and glassware are world-famous.Except for timber and several minerals, Finland depends on imported raw materials, energy, and some compone ...

(2 pages) 21 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

An Increase In Social Class Inequalities

Reading through the information I gathered from the library I realized that there is an increase in social class inequalit ... play viewpoint has been dominant in America" (Ryan, 1996. pg.144). Connecting this to social class for example is the advantages and opportunities the Elite have compared to the ones the lower class ... ties in results" (Ryan, 1996. pg.1446). The rich get richer, while the poor keep getting poor.The information from the sources helped me have an understanding that fair play is a factor in the increas ...

(2 pages) 85 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Global competitiveness issues for Canada

IntroductionThe central issue in becoming globally competitive is how to create the conditions for rapid and sustained productivity growth in a particular industry. The reason why we are discussi ... lay a role, in particular the extent to which new technology is adopted and diffused. Additionally, foreign direct investment is also important to productivity from the perspective of physical investm ...

(5 pages) 82 0 4.5 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Global Financial Regulation and the International Tax and Investment Organization.

ction 2), this paper contains three key recommendations on how the International Tax and Investment Organisation (ITIO) can help small states to protect their sovereignty and economic interests in thi ... suade one or more member states to challenge the legality of the new regulations in the World Trade Organisation's Dispute Settlement Body and the European Court of Justice, and thirdly look to make c ...

(5 pages) 53 0 4.0 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

GBM/480 - Institutions Paper

tries to open their markets further to developing nations. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) are two such institutions with priorit ... ty of life for nearly 2 billion people in the region who live on $2 or less per day (ABD, 2008).The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) is an international institution founde ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.7 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

International Marketing Ethics: Bulgaria

is considered an industry leader in the plastic injection molding industry. With facilities in California, Georgia, Michigan, and China, Riordan has the ability to fulfill both standard and unique jo ... que job requirements. Riordan has high regard for its customers, knowing the customer is the reason for its success. Riordan is currently looking to expand its product line in Bulgaria, and would like ...

(4 pages) 91 0 4.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

HRM : Casual Labour in Australia

Introduction:The literature review considers the issues related with the part-time casual work force which has increased rapidly in the past 20 years (Pocock; Buchanan; Campbell 2004). Currently ... million Australians are employed as casual workforce. This structural change in the Australian workforce and the issues related to it like inferior jobs, inferior rights and low job security have gai ...

(6 pages) 27 1 4.3 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

When is international trade an opportunity for workers? When is it a threat to workers?

omicsDavid KerbyDecember 3, 2008PHASE 1 DISCUSSION BOARD2When is international trade an opportunity for workers? When is it a threat to workers?International trade is rewarding as it is unsatisfying w ... rewarding as it is unsatisfying when it comes to the average worker. When a new business is started for that region or area jobs are expanded merely because it is expected that it will be at a rate of ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

The Rising Importance of Corporate Governance in Contemporary Business Environment

t explores the cost and benefits of applying the principles and rules of corporate governance to an organisation's stakeholders. However, to effectively address this issue, I will firstly define what ... issue, I will firstly define what is meant by corporate governance.Corporate Governance DefinedThe Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (April 1999) defines Corporate Governance as ...

(7 pages) 40 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"Labor Market Institutions and the Effect on the Labor Force."

son Acevedo ECOB2000 Kevin Foster Term Paper Labor Market Institutions and the Effect on the Labor Force Labor is defined as a "measure of the work done by human beings."� In economics, the labor ... type of functioning relationship between employer (Labor Demand) and employees (Labor Supply). Therefore, the ultimately purpose for labor economics is to look at the suppliers of labor services (work ...

(20 pages) 48 1 4.0 May/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers