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LASA 2 International Trade between the U.S. and China
Assignment 1: LASA 2: International Trade
Visit the U.S. Government Web site: http://www.export.gov/tradedata/index.asp
1. Go to the Import/Export Data link.
2. Find TradeStats Express.
3. Find National Trade Data.
4. Determine the trade balance between the U.S. and China for the most recent five year period.
5. Illustrate the trend over this period with a graph of the data.
Based on the data provided, create a report in Microsoft Word discussing the trade balance between China and the U.S. for the most recent five year period. In your discussion, include an analysis of the effect of such trade balance on the economies of China and the U.S., both individually and comparatively. Justify your discussion and analysis by using appropriate examples and references. Include in your report an analysis of the impact on the U.S. economy of the situation where China holds such a large amount of the U.S. debt.
Accurately determined the trade balance between China and the U.S. for the most recent five year period. (40 points)
Illustrated the trend over this period with a graph of the data. Cited the source. (8 points) 48
Researched and analyzed the impact of foreign trade between the two countries and their economic growth during this period. (8 points)
Discussed the issues, concerns, and ramifications of the trade balance on China’s economy.(20 points)
Discussed the issues, concerns, and ramifications of the trade balance on the U.S. economy. (20 Points)
Compared the impact of trade balance between China and the U.S. for this period. (20 Points)
Used appropriate terminology (4 Points) 72
Provided adequate and appropriate examples and references to justify conclusions. Used a variety of credible texts, Web sites and other references. 48
Discussed the nature and possible future effects upon the U.S. economy. (30 Points)
Discussed the ability of the U.S. to sustain growth and development. (20 Points)
Justified these conclusions with appropriate data and other resources.(20 Points)
Used appropriate terminology. (2 Points) 72
Organization (16 points): Introduction, Transitions, and Conclusion
Usage and Mechanics (16 points): Grammar, Spelling, and Sentence structure
APA Elements (20 points): Attribution, Paraphrasing, and Quotations
Style (8 points): Audience and Word Choice 6
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Using the regression results and the other computations from Assignment 1, determine the market structure in which the low-calorie food company operates.
Use the Internet to research two(2) of the leading competitors in the low-calorie microwavable food industry, and take note of their pricing strategies, profitability, and their relationships within the industry (worldwide).
Write a six to eight (6-8) page paper in which you:
1.Outline a plan that will assess the effectiveness of the market structure for the company’s operations.
2.Suppose the business operations have now changed from the market structure specified in the scenario. Determine two (2) likely factors that might have caused the change. Predict the primary manner in which this change would likely impact business operations in the new market environment.
3.Analyze the major short-run and long-run production and cost functions for the low-calorie microwaveable food company. Suggest substantive ways in which the low-calorie food company may use this information in order to make decisions in both the short-run and the long-run.
4.Determine the possible circumstances under which the company should discontinue operations. Suggest key actions that management should take in order to confront these circumstances. Provide a rationale for your response.
5.Suggest one (1) pricing policy that will enable your low-calorie microwavable food company to maximize profits. Provide a rationale for your suggestion.
6.Outline a plan, based on the information provided in the scenario, that the company could use in order to evaluate its financial performance. Consider all the key drivers of performance, such as company profit or loss for both the short term and long term, and the fundamental manner in which each factor influences managerial decisions.
7.Recommend two (2) actions that the company could take in order to improve its profitability and deliver more value to its stakeholders. Outline, in brief, a plan to implement your recommendations.
8.Use at least five (5) quality academic resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia does not qualify as an academic resource.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
•Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
•Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
•Analyze short-run and long-run production and cost functions.
•Apply macroeconomic concepts to changes in global and national economies and how they affect economic growth, inflation, interest rates, and wage rates.
•Evaluate the profit-maximizing price and output level for given operating costs for monopolies and firms in competitive industries.
•Use technology and information resources to research issues in managerial economics and globalization.
•Write clearly and concisely about managerial economics and globalization using proper writing mechanics.