Policy makers (executives and government leaders), educators, and students alike have a basic obligation
to take advantage of the opportunities to learn and transmit the knowledge of the world. International
experiences are not luxuries.Without the comprehension of global issues, education is not complete.
International marketing is not a subset or special case of domestic marketing. While a person should
benefit from an observation of marketing in another culture, the greater benefit is derived from one’s better
understanding of oneself in the process.
The objective of this document is to provide a quick overview of market
research techniques. More detail can be found in the Market Research
Handbook (PD Net #6229) or by contacting a marketing science specialist.
This book is aimed to give an overview of what marketing really means in the contemporary business
environment. It’s not a "how to guide" it’s more a background/reference document to help stimulate
some thinking and discussion about marketing, which is an essential part of any higher education
course covering Marketing.
Despite the gradual shift towards a market economy that commenced in 1986, and in spite of the emphasis on state owned enterprise (SOE) reform and privatization in the structural adjustment programs formulated since the mid-1990s, the state sector continues to play a leading role in the
Vietnamese economy. The dominant position of the state sector is confirmed in official statistics and a variety of studies on the Vietnamese economy.
Practice report: Marketing activities of TNG Fashion Company aim expanding the marketing activities of company to attract customers, bring revenue and profit for the company, search market, brand and brand positioning; marketing activities to sustain business development, make a difference for the brand, optimize profits, maintain and improve customer relations.
Bài giảng Chapter 1: Overview of Financial Management and the Financial Environment present of Financial management (Forms of business organization, Objective of the firm Maximize wealth, Determinants of stock pricing) and The financial environment (Financial instruments, markets and institutions, Interest rates and yield curves).
The model yields the following results. First, the model is consistent with volatility clustering
or GARCH e¤ects. The market price of risk, which is the instantaneous component of stock return
volatility, has three components: endowment risk, sentiment risk and solvency risk. These three
components are persistent, hence the model reproduces volatility clustering or GARCH e¤ects.
Endowment risk is persistent because the "two-trees" feature of the model imply that endowment
risk is proportional to the shares of aggregate endowment, which uctuate randomly between zero
Destinations are some of the most difficult entities to manage and market, due to the complexity of the
relationships of local stakeholders (Sautter and Leisen,1999). Managing and marketing destinations
is also challenging because of the variety of stakeholders involved in the development and
production of tourism products. The destination experience is essentially comprised of regions,
resources and amalgams of tourism facilities and services, which often do not belong to
Before deciding whether to buy a good or service, consumers often have the opportunity to gather
information or simply spend time thinking about how much they would enjoy the good. Gathering or
processing information is costly, in terms of money, time, and e¤ort. A rm, through its advertising,
product design, and marketing strategies, can a¤ect these costs and make it easier or harder for
consumers to assess whether a product is a good match for their needs or preferences.
Chapter 9 - Short-term debt. After completing this unit, you should be able to: Overview of the characteristics of various short-term (S-T) debt instruments: different types, sources (lenders), sources (lenders), advantages and disadvantages; understand how short-term debt instruments are priced.
Chapter 18 - Futures contracts and forward rate agreements. In this chapter you will learn: Outline features of futures contracts, identify futures market instruments and participants, understand the different types of risks that can be hedged using futures, overview of forward rate agreements.
The analysis shows how, in the South African context, contradiction and incoherence characterise the interactions between institutions in each of these three institutional subsystems. The author argues that policy co-ordination and implementation need to be 'joined up' to achieve a more effective interlocking of institutions - such as, for example, the improved dovetailing within the youth labour market of processes of acquiring a Grade 12 education and acquiring a job.
One of the outcomes quoted companies aim for
from their investor relations activities is to attract
liquidity – frequency of trading in their shares.
Profiling and explaining the company to the
investment community on a continual basis can
assist in creating greater awareness of a company
Depending on the availability of shares, this can
then assist a company in attracting pools of buyers
and sellers and the potential for higher frequency
in the trading of its shares.
Chapter 4 introduce an overview of the market system & the Canadian economy. In this chapter you will learn: The basic institutions required for a market economy, the Four Fundamental Questions any economy faces, how the “invisible hand” helps to close the gap between private & public interests, the role of government in a market economy, about the structure of the Canadian economy.
After reading this chapter, you should be able to: Define the role of marketing in organizations; describe how marketers create value for a product or service; understand why marketing is important, both within and outside the firm.
Chapter 7 - Mortgage markets. In this chapter, we examined the primary and secondary mortgage markets. For several reasons, mortgages are analyzed separately from other capital market securities (e.g., bonds and stocks). We identified several characteristics associated with mortgages and various categories of primary mortgage markets. We also provided an overview of the secondary mortgage markets.
Chapter 11 - Commercial banks: Industry overview. This chapter provided an overview of the major activities of commercial banks and recent trends in the banking industry. Commercial banks rely heavily on deposits to fund their activities, although borrowed funds are becoming increasingly important for the largest institutions.