Describe the impact of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and North America

Respond to the following short essay questions based on the course materials presented for weeks 1-4. You are to prepare and submit your midterm assessment in a Microsoft word document and attach to the “Assignments”. Additionally, I want you to “copy and paste” (word document) into the “Assignments” in case there is a problem opening your word document. Use Times New Roman (Font 12) and two paragraphs for each of the 5 questions (two pages of content). Additionally, I want you to state each topic question followed by your response.

Based on the assigned readings, your responses are to be in your own words with no copying except for minimal quotes that must be properly cited. What I am looking for here are your own thoughts and opinions that demonstrate your understanding of the topics and the course materials. Since, you will be using the assigned course materials to address the topic questions, you are not required to include a bibliography list. When you submit your midterm (word document) to the “Assignments” for grading it will automatically be submitted to Turnitin. This means your assessment will be reviewed for plagiarism and will generate a Turnitin report and similarity score for originality. To reiterate, I want you to share your own thoughts in your own words in completing this assignment.

If you have any questions or concerns with the assignment please contact me.

1) Describe the challenges faced by US Customs and Border Protection agents attempting to secure the border. Be sure to include:

What is the functional equivalent of the border?

What is the Fourth amendment exception as it pertains to border searches?

How are seizure statistics used to justify the mission of border security?

2) Explain “open markets and closed borders” as it pertains to smuggling, free trade, and border enforcement.

3) What are the challenges of facilitating legal border crossings while maintaining secure borders?

4) What has been the economic impact of terrorism on U.S. and Global Markets since 9/11?

5) Describe the impact of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and North America

What are the challenges of facilitating legal border crossings while maintaining secure borders?

Respond to the following short essay questions based on the course materials presented for weeks 1-4. You are to prepare and submit your midterm assessment in a Microsoft word document and attach to the “Assignments”. Additionally, I want you to “copy and paste” (word document) into the “Assignments” in case there is a problem opening your word document. Use Times New Roman (Font 12) and two paragraphs for each of the 5 questions (two pages of content). Additionally, I want you to state each topic question followed by your response.

Based on the assigned readings, your responses are to be in your own words with no copying except for minimal quotes that must be properly cited. What I am looking for here are your own thoughts and opinions that demonstrate your understanding of the topics and the course materials. Since, you will be using the assigned course materials to address the topic questions, you are not required to include a bibliography list. When you submit your midterm (word document) to the “Assignments” for grading it will automatically be submitted to Turnitin. This means your assessment will be reviewed for plagiarism and will generate a Turnitin report and similarity score for originality. To reiterate, I want you to share your own thoughts in your own words in completing this assignment.

If you have any questions or concerns with the assignment please contact me.

1) Describe the challenges faced by US Customs and Border Protection agents attempting to secure the border. Be sure to include:

What is the functional equivalent of the border?

What is the Fourth amendment exception as it pertains to border searches?

How are seizure statistics used to justify the mission of border security?

2) Explain “open markets and closed borders” as it pertains to smuggling, free trade, and border enforcement.

3) What are the challenges of facilitating legal border crossings while maintaining secure borders?

4) What has been the economic impact of terrorism on U.S. and Global Markets since 9/11?

5) Describe the impact of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and North America

Describe the challenges faced by US Customs and Border Protection agents attempting to secure the border. Be sure to include:

Respond to the following short essay questions based on the course materials presented for weeks 1-4. You are to prepare and submit your midterm assessment in a Microsoft word document and attach to the “Assignments”. Additionally, I want you to “copy and paste” (word document) into the “Assignments” in case there is a problem opening your word document. Use Times New Roman (Font 12) and two paragraphs for each of the 5 questions (two pages of content). Additionally, I want you to state each topic question followed by your response.

Based on the assigned readings, your responses are to be in your own words with no copying except for minimal quotes that must be properly cited. What I am looking for here are your own thoughts and opinions that demonstrate your understanding of the topics and the course materials. Since, you will be using the assigned course materials to address the topic questions, you are not required to include a bibliography list. When you submit your midterm (word document) to the “Assignments” for grading it will automatically be submitted to Turnitin. This means your assessment will be reviewed for plagiarism and will generate a Turnitin report and similarity score for originality. To reiterate, I want you to share your own thoughts in your own words in completing this assignment.

If you have any questions or concerns with the assignment please contact me.

1) Describe the challenges faced by US Customs and Border Protection agents attempting to secure the border. Be sure to include:

What is the functional equivalent of the border?

What is the Fourth amendment exception as it pertains to border searches?

How are seizure statistics used to justify the mission of border security?

2) Explain “open markets and closed borders” as it pertains to smuggling, free trade, and border enforcement.

3) What are the challenges of facilitating legal border crossings while maintaining secure borders?

4) What has been the economic impact of terrorism on U.S. and Global Markets since 9/11?

5) Describe the impact of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and North America

In resolving conflict, use an example to describe a “best case” scenario.

Conflict resolution is a necessary skill for any manager or leader. In this assignment, you will examine the difference between conflict and competition. You will also explore ways of determining when conflict resolution is necessary and explain ways to resolve conflict.

Research the role of conflict and competition using your textbook, the Argosy University online library resources, and the Internet. Select two resources for use in this assignment. Reflect on your experiences with conflict. If you have no business related experiences with conflict, apply your personal experiences to a common workplace situation.

Review the following video:

Using the selected resources and examples from your experiences respond to the following:

  • Explain the difference between conflict and competition.
  • Describe a situation where competition is healthy. How does that relate to a business environment?
  • Describe a situation where competition could lead to conflict and might not be healthy.
  • What methods could you use to resolve the conflict?
  • What leadership techniques would you use to resolve a conflict?
  • In resolving conflict, use an example to describe a “best case” scenario.

Give reasons in support of your assertions. Be sure to reference your selected resources and examples from your experiences.

Write a 3–4-page paper in Word format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources.

Describe a situation where competition is healthy. How does that relate to a business environment?

Conflict resolution is a necessary skill for any manager or leader. In this assignment, you will examine the difference between conflict and competition. You will also explore ways of determining when conflict resolution is necessary and explain ways to resolve conflict.

Research the role of conflict and competition using your textbook, the Argosy University online library resources, and the Internet. Select two resources for use in this assignment. Reflect on your experiences with conflict. If you have no business related experiences with conflict, apply your personal experiences to a common workplace situation.

Review the following video:

Ury W. (2010, October). The walk from “no” to “yes” [Video File]. TED Conferences, LLC. Retrieved from http://www.ted.com/talks/william_ury.html

Using the selected resources and examples from your experiences respond to the following:

Explain the difference between conflict and competition.
Describe a situation where competition is healthy. How does that relate to a business environment?
Describe a situation where competition could lead to conflict and might not be healthy.
What methods could you use to resolve the conflict?
What leadership techniques would you use to resolve a conflict?
In resolving conflict, use an example to describe a “best case” scenario.

Give reasons in support of your assertions. Be sure to reference your selected resources and examples from your experiences.

Write a 3–4-page paper in Word format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources.
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Explain the difference between conflict and competition.

Conflict resolution is a necessary skill for any manager or leader. In this assignment, you will examine the difference between conflict and competition. You will also explore ways of determining when conflict resolution is necessary and explain ways to resolve conflict.

Research the role of conflict and competition using your textbook, the Argosy University online library resources, and the Internet. Select two resources for use in this assignment. Reflect on your experiences with conflict. If you have no business related experiences with conflict, apply your personal experiences to a common workplace situation.

Review the following video:

Using the selected resources and examples from your experiences respond to the following:

  • Explain the difference between conflict and competition.
  • Describe a situation where competition is healthy. How does that relate to a business environment?
  • Describe a situation where competition could lead to conflict and might not be healthy.
  • What methods could you use to resolve the conflict?
  • What leadership techniques would you use to resolve a conflict?
  • In resolving conflict, use an example to describe a “best case” scenario.

Give reasons in support of your assertions. Be sure to reference your selected resources and examples from your experiences.

Write a 3–4-page paper in Word format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources.

How do the concepts of macroeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on the equilibrium price and quantity

Watch the Khan Academy Video “Changes in Market Equilibrium” located in the Week 1 Khan Academy Videos.

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper summarizing the content of the simulation and address the following: 

  • Identify two microeconomics and two macroeconomics principles or concepts from the simulation/video.
  • Explain why you have categorized these selected principles or concepts as microeconomics or macroeconomics.
  • Identify at least one shift of the supply curve and one shift of the demand curve in the simulation/video.
  • Explain what causes the shifts, and how each shift affects the price, quantity, and decision making.

Include responses to the following:

  • How might you apply what you learned about supply and demand from the simulation/video to your workplace or your understanding of a real-world product with which you are familiar?
  • How do the concepts of microeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on equilibrium price and quantity?
  • How do the concepts of macroeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on the equilibrium price and quantity?
  • How does the price elasticity of demand affect a consumer’s purchasing and the firm’s pricing strategy as it relates to the simulation/video?

Cite a minimum of 3 peer reviewed sources.

 

How do the concepts of microeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on equilibrium price and quantity?

Watch the Khan Academy Video “Changes in Market Equilibrium” located in the Week 1 Khan Academy Videos.

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper summarizing the content of the simulation and address the following: 

  • Identify two microeconomics and two macroeconomics principles or concepts from the simulation/video.
  • Explain why you have categorized these selected principles or concepts as microeconomics or macroeconomics.
  • Identify at least one shift of the supply curve and one shift of the demand curve in the simulation/video.
  • Explain what causes the shifts, and how each shift affects the price, quantity, and decision making.

Include responses to the following:

  • How might you apply what you learned about supply and demand from the simulation/video to your workplace or your understanding of a real-world product with which you are familiar?
  • How do the concepts of microeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on equilibrium price and quantity?
  • How do the concepts of macroeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on the equilibrium price and quantity?
  • How does the price elasticity of demand affect a consumer’s purchasing and the firm’s pricing strategy as it relates to the simulation/video?

Cite a minimum of 3 peer reviewed sources.

 

Explain why you have categorized these selected principles or concepts as microeconomics or macroeconomics.

Watch the Khan Academy Video “Changes in Market Equilibrium” located in the Week 1 Khan Academy Videos.

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper summarizing the content of the simulation and address the following: 

  • Identify two microeconomics and two macroeconomics principles or concepts from the simulation/video.
  • Explain why you have categorized these selected principles or concepts as microeconomics or macroeconomics.
  • Identify at least one shift of the supply curve and one shift of the demand curve in the simulation/video.
  • Explain what causes the shifts, and how each shift affects the price, quantity, and decision making.

Include responses to the following:

  • How might you apply what you learned about supply and demand from the simulation/video to your workplace or your understanding of a real-world product with which you are familiar?
  • How do the concepts of microeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on equilibrium price and quantity?
  • How do the concepts of macroeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on the equilibrium price and quantity?
  • How does the price elasticity of demand affect a consumer’s purchasing and the firm’s pricing strategy as it relates to the simulation/video?

Cite a minimum of 3 peer reviewed sources.

 

How does the price elasticity of demand affect a consumer’s purchasing and the firm’s pricing strategy as it relates to the simulation/video?

Watch the Khan Academy Video “Changes in Market Equilibrium” located in the Week 1 Khan Academy Videos.

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper summarizing the content of the simulation and address the following: 

  • Identify two microeconomics and two macroeconomics principles or concepts from the simulation/video.
  • Explain why you have categorized these selected principles or concepts as microeconomics or macroeconomics.
  • Identify at least one shift of the supply curve and one shift of the demand curve in the simulation/video.
  • Explain what causes the shifts, and how each shift affects the price, quantity, and decision making.

Include responses to the following:

  • How might you apply what you learned about supply and demand from the simulation/video to your workplace or your understanding of a real-world product with which you are familiar?
  • How do the concepts of microeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on equilibrium price and quantity?
  • How do the concepts of macroeconomics help you understand the factors that affect shifts in supply and demand on the equilibrium price and quantity?
  • How does the price elasticity of demand affect a consumer’s purchasing and the firm’s pricing strategy as it relates to the simulation/video?

Cite a minimum of 3 peer reviewed sources.