“Business and Government Relations” Please respond to the following:
From the discussion case in Chapter 8, examine the argument for and against the regulation of derivatives. Suggest at least two (2) reasons the government should or should not regulate the trading of derivatives. Provide a rationale for your suggestions.
From the e-Activity, debate it: Lobbyists should not be permitted to have unlimited access to government officials. Justify your response. dsn
week 6″Sustainable Development and the Environment” Please respond to the following:
From the first e-Activity, analyze two (2) reasons why a corporation is able to justify its participation in the LEED certification program as responsible environmental management, considering the associated costs. Provide a rationale for your response.
From the second e-Activity, examine the most important ways in which the company that you have researched is implementing sustainable development. Evaluate the extent to which the sustainable development program contributes to profitability for the company in question. Provide at least two (2) examples of the profits the company has made to support your response.
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“Technological Advancements and Challenges” Please respond to the following:
From the e-Activity, examine one (1) situation where the majority of citizens agree that the governmentâ€™s use of technology to conduct surveillance on unsuspecting citizens is justifiable. Considering the governmentâ€™s efforts in thwarting potential terrorist attacks, assess the degree to which citizensâ€™ privacy concerns are valid. Justify your response.
From the second e-Activity, examine the key ways in which the company that you selected benefits from the influences of changing technological forces. Next, suggest two (2) potential threats that could result from your chosen companyâ€™s use of technology and two (2) approaches that the company could take to overcome the identified threats.
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“Consumer and Shareholder Protection” Please respond to the following:
According to the text, recent disclosures of corporate scandals and unethical business practices have heightened the government and societyâ€™s attention to exorbitant CEO salaries. Examine the fundamental rationale behind corporationsâ€™ decisions to pay executives such high salaries. Based on the discussion case in Chapter 14, judge whether the mandate under Section 951 of the Dodd-Frank Act sufficiently protects stockholdersâ€™ rights and interests from been abused by business executives. Justify your response.
From the e-Activity, give your opinion on whether or not the companies responsible for the product recalls that you researched addressed those recalls in an effective manner. Suggest the manner in which manufacturers, retailers, and consumers should share responsibility for the safe use of the consumer products you researched. Provide a rationale for your response.