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  • Microsoft In China

    Microsoft In China

    Microsoft is incredibly intelligent for focusing on the Chinese market. China's economy is blowing figures completely out of the water. Chinese gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in 2005 was $6800, nearly $3000 more than expected figures for 2020. Economists suggest by 2010 there will be a 45% increase in GDP. With the Chinese economy growing at such a robust rate Microsoft has got the right idea on trying to squeeze their way in. By

    Essay Length: 305 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 24, 2011
  • Technology - There Is No Case Against Microsoft -

    Technology - There Is No Case Against Microsoft -

    There is No Case Against Microsoft A battle is raging in the United States Courts with the Microsoft Corporation. The federal government maintains that Microsoft's monopolistic practices are harmful to United States citizens creating higher prices and potentially downgrading software quality and should be stopped while Microsoft and its supporters claim that they are not breaking any laws and are just doing good business. Microsoft's antitrust problems began for them in the early 1990's. When

    Essay Length: 732 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 25, 2011
  • Government Issues

    Government Issues

    The 1992 president election of Governor William Clinton and President George Bush was a prime example of what issues can affect the outcome of a president election. The position and valence issues took a major toll on both of these opponents declaring Clinton as the 1992 election winner. Although the Republican Party was fairly strong during the term of President Bush the tax issue caused a near down fall, which caused the Democratic Party to

    Essay Length: 324 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 26, 2011
  • Microsoft Office Managerial Database

    Microsoft Office Managerial Database

    MGIS 317 Group Project Managerial Database This report is submitted in accordance with the formal requirements for the course MGIS 317 in the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary. This report has been prepared as part of an academic exercise under the guidance of the Instructor, Cam Welsh and contains information only and not advice. Please note that one or more students prepared this report and recommendations are implemented solely at the

    Essay Length: 9,063 Words / 37 Pages
    Submitted: March 26, 2011
  • Evolution Of Government In 1754-1783

    Evolution Of Government In 1754-1783

    EVOLUTION OF GOVERNMENT in 14-1783 How did religious persecution in Europe influence colonial attitudes and governments in North America? The Spanish experience in the New World led other nations to challenge Spain for territory. By the beginning of the 17th century, the Dutch, English, and French had staked claims to parts of North America. Catholic New France, Protestant New Netherlands, and the fledgling English colonies joined New Spain as outposts of the European empire. The

    Essay Length: 260 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 29, 2011
  • The U.S. Government Fostered Monopoly Or Oligopoly Ownership Throughout Radio’S History

    The U.S. Government Fostered Monopoly Or Oligopoly Ownership Throughout Radio’S History

    Ecology and Population Growth The estimated human population on the Earth today has grown immensely in the past 100 years. Now it is estimated that over 6,650,000 people live on our planet. The number changes constantly because people die and infants are born. There are an estimated 261 births per minute and an estimated 120 deaths per minute in our world. Anything could put a dent into the population and the normal deaths. If there

    Essay Length: 341 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 29, 2011
  • Should The Government Control Access To Information On The Internet?"

    Should The Government Control Access To Information On The Internet?"

    Given the candidates' responses to the question "Should the government control access to information on the internet?" Who would receive my vote? Why? Should the government control access to information on the internet? No, I believe if government controlled what was on the internet it would be like the Nazi control all over again, where the people are not free and cannot express themselves. It would go against our freedom and be impossible to control.

    Essay Length: 299 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 30, 2011
  • The Increasing Rate Of Accidents In Malaysia: Should The Government Be Blamed?

    The Increasing Rate Of Accidents In Malaysia: Should The Government Be Blamed?

    Road accident is ÐŽ®a global tragedyЎЇ with ever-rising trend. Abdul Kareem (2003, p.31) has stated in his book that ÐŽ®1.17 million deaths occur each year worldwide due to road accidents 70% of which occur in developing countries. 65% of deaths involve pedestrians, 35% of which are childrenЎЇ. In Malaysia, road accidents represent a major public health problem, because of the high number of victims involved and because of the seriousness of the consequences for

    Essay Length: 2,157 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: March 30, 2011
  • Activist Federal Government

    Activist Federal Government

    America’s Activist Journey “The issue of government has always been whether individual men and women will have to serve some system of government or economics, or whether a system of government or economics exists to serve individual men and women…(p135,doc1)”. Since 1776 when our Declaration of Independence was signed, the government’s involvement in the peoples lives, domestically and internationally has always been a controversial issue. Since then, an activist federal government has had a positive

    Essay Length: 1,634 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: March 31, 2011
  • Government Terms

    Government Terms

    1. “closed-ended/open ended” questions вЂ" Closed-ended - Yes/no question; open ended вЂ" question that can’t be answered with yes/no. Used in surveys. 2. 501c3 - Various charitable, non-profit, religious, scientific and educational organization groups that can’t engage in political activity, but can engage in some voter registration. (501c refers to the IRS tax code). 3. 527 вЂ" A type of American tax-exempt organization. Created primarily to influence the nomination, election, appointment or defeat of candidates

    Essay Length: 2,016 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: April 1, 2011
  • Microsoft China

    Microsoft China

    1. How important is China to Microsoft's long-term future? Microsoft's software programs such as Word, Excel and Power Point offer great advantages to the Chinese publics. The software allows for translation ad ease in presenting and incorporating information that is streamlined throughout much of the world. 2. What are the legal impediments to Microsoft growing its sales in China? What are the political impediments? The legal impediments to Microsoft in China are the laws that

    Essay Length: 513 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 5, 2011
  • Government


    Governors In the world as we know it, our history that typically tells why a leader was a great success or a triumphant failure. With this said no matter how good or bad a leader may turn out to be; they all seem to have at least one successful trait about them that granted them some form of success. This is such the story with three known authors from the past including Lau-Tzu, Niccolo Machiavelli

    Essay Length: 634 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 6, 2011
  • Corporate Governance

    Corporate Governance

    EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Corporate Governance is essentially about what is business for and in whose interests companies should be run, i.e. the shareholders. The paper attempts to explicate findings on stricter regulations around corporate governance and different perspectives on how it has changed the corporate world. Beginning with agency problems, some results are found around regulations, the rising importance of independent audits and CEO compensation. Further, we examine the significance of shareholders as a part of

    Essay Length: 4,306 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: April 7, 2011
  • Corporate Governance: Us Model? Japan Model?

    Corporate Governance: Us Model? Japan Model?

    Corporate governance is defined as the distribution of power in the company. In the 1990s, the great success of US economy let to the efforts to understand and copy American management methods. The Anglo-American view of corporate governance derives from generating long term economic gain to enhance shareholder value. An outside board of directors is hired. The boards of US companies are made up of friends and acquaintances of the CEO. The use of 'stock

    Essay Length: 871 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 7, 2011
  • Totalitarian Government

    Totalitarian Government

    Totalitarian government is a government that has total control of its country. It is a domineering government with unlimited power that uses ruthless force to apply an absolute control over all the individuals that make up the society. A totalitarian government not only commands total obedience towards its powers, but also demands the individual's total support and very explicit legalization in controlling all others in the society. Also having a totalitarian government does not benefit

    Essay Length: 408 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 8, 2011
  • Government Policy; Social Security

    Government Policy; Social Security

    Social Security, Reformation & Privatizing Policies The policy I wish to address is one we don't here too much of anymore, unless you're looking! My parents have come to the point in there life where Social Security is becoming increasingly important. This provoked my curiosity into what has changed since the first major discussion about its reformation. With major political discussions focused on the War in Iraq and Immigration policies, and global warming, Social Security

    Essay Length: 1,784 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: April 9, 2011
  • Totalitarian Government (North Korea)

    Totalitarian Government (North Korea)

    From what I understand about totalitarian, it's a government centered state, which North Korea is a totalitarian state where the government doesn't tolerate any public deviation from the official line. Simply mishandling a portrait of leader Kim Jong Il is considered a crime. As I watched an online video I understood that it was also amazing to see footage of daily life in Korea, the absolute most impenetrable country in the world for outsiders and

    Essay Length: 340 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 11, 2011
  • Government Policy And How Economy Is Affected

    Government Policy And How Economy Is Affected

    There are several factors which could have impeded the economic growth expected after implementing the new budget with increased spending in defense, education, and infrastructure. Internal and Outside lag and the public's own opinion of the longevity of the changes implemented could have varying levels of effect on the outcome of the budget modifications. Internal lag is how long it takes for the government to realize that there is a problem and come up

    Essay Length: 416 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 14, 2011
  • Microsoft Overturned Gaming Conventions

    Microsoft Overturned Gaming Conventions

    Microsoft, a forerunner in the computer industry, is a new entrant to the gaming industry and determined to make an impact on its audiences. In 2005, Microsoft unveiled its new Xbox 360 console four days before the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), directly to the consumer in an MTV special. This marketing approach has overturned the usual gaming industry's conventions and left other companies seeking to catch up. The key elements of Microsoft's marketing strategy

    Essay Length: 339 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 14, 2011
  • Canada And Its Government

    Canada And Its Government

    There have been times in Canada’s history where no political government has emerged from an election with a clear majority. Of the many critics in the parliamentary system, some say that the minority government is too ineffective to govern the second largest country in the world, Canada. It could be easily “toppled by a simple vote of non-confidence.” On the contrary, a minority government could work together co-operatively with opposition governments, especially the Official Opposition

    Essay Length: 752 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 16, 2011
  • Ethics And Government Lobbying

    Ethics And Government Lobbying

    Ethics Case Study Is it ethical for a business to lobby government? Businesses can have a great influence on society and consumers. Companies such as BHP Billiton who have revenue of approximately 18.5 US billion dollars can also create substantial pressure on governments. Is lobbying to the government by businesses ethical? There are three basic approaches that will be discussed regarding this issue, code based theory, outcome based theory and the character based theory to

    Essay Length: 528 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 19, 2011
  • Corporate Governance And Investor Activism

    Corporate Governance And Investor Activism

    Tenacious headlines and publications of institutional investor discontent and activism continue to emerge within the world's financial news. Since the concentration and span of ownership by institutional investors is increasing worldwide their influence has grown considerable as well as their willingness to use it. Large potential benefits of their input into the monitoring process of management boards is also recognised and activism is encouraged by various committee reports, such as illustrated by the Combined Code

    Essay Length: 2,864 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: April 19, 2011
  • Compare And Contrast On Government

    Compare And Contrast On Government

    I found the topic that the guest speaker was talking about was very interesting, even though I don't know much about Europe. I never been there but my brother has been there. Anyways, I did not take that much notes about the two governments because the guest speaker was talking more about the definitions on the paper he gave us. In fact, I did not take any notes about the similarities between American government and

    Essay Length: 283 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 19, 2011
  • Government Spending Influences Economy

    Government Spending Influences Economy

    Government Spending Influences Economy Introduction There are quite a few of explanations as to why an increase in government spending might not have the expected effect on an economy. Aggregate demand and aggregate supply curves "enable us to study how output and prices are determined in both the short run and in the long run... which provide the framework in which we can study the role the government can play in stabilizing the economy through

    Essay Length: 331 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 20, 2011
  • Corporate Governance: The United States Of America Vs. The European Union

    Corporate Governance: The United States Of America Vs. The European Union

    Introduction The following paper will compare and contrast corporate governance in the U.S. and European Union. Because corporate governance regulations are not yet uniform across all EU countries, we have chosen to examine Poland in particular. We will first present U.S. corporate governance and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, and then examine how Poland's corporate governance regulations compare. Finally, since we have already learned about Corporate Social Responsibility for U.S. companies, we have examined Corporate

    Essay Length: 2,298 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: April 21, 2011

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