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    Assessment Tasks: Due Date %   Comments
    In class exercisesand work shop exercise Multiple 20 You will complete 5 class exercises. Your best 3 will counted for your assessment grade of 15 marks. There will also be 5 marks for your work shop exercise See tutorial schedule. See guidelines below
    Mid semester test Week 9 10 Problems and multiple choice questions. The problems will come directly from your tutorial questions  
    Group  assignment Week 9 20    
    Final examination During the official university examination period. 50    

    The assignment will demonstrate the student’s/group’s ability to:
    ·         Represent the market of the firm’s product diagrammatically and explain in words the key factors influencing: demand for the firm’s product; the supply of the product; the price elasticity of demand.
    ·         Illustrate with separate diagrams and explain the words the effect of;i) an external shock and ii) a change in government policy affecting the market of that the firm operates in.
    The assignment will:
    ·         Be less than 1000 words with a correctly labelled diagram(s).
    ·         Include a title, introduction and conclusion.
    ·         Include diagrams where appropriate.
    ·         Word processed in 12 point font at 1.5 spacing
    ·         Include a statement of authorship on the front page.
    Grading process:
    Each student in the group will receive the same mark for this assignment. One mark will be deducted for each day that a group assignment is late.
    Groups can consist of 3 or 4 students and you are free to choose your own group. Each group will provide a statement of the frequency and dates of their meetings and a statement of how tasks for the completion of the assignment were allocated.   In extreme circumstances, the class facilitator may adjust the allocation of marks in line with individual contributions to the assignment. These adjustments will be at the discretion of the facilitator

    Description of Group Assignment
    Students will be allocated one of the following firms:
            i.            A farming company specializing in wheat and barley production (Silo Pty Ltd). The firm is one of many producers in the international market.
          ii.            Dewey, Cheatem and Howe, a law firm specializing in compensation law. The firm is one of a number of local law firms.
        iii.            Spend-Easy, a retail chain specializing in the sale of white goods. The firm is one of four large white goods retailer’s with a 20% market share in Australia.
         iv.            Ex Hoon Pty Ltd, a producer of auto parts, specializing in high tech safety systems. The company has recently patented a new technology that will revolutionize vehicle safety. 
           v.            McMansion Pty Ltd, a housing construction business competing with a number of other construction firms in the State of Victoria.
    Part A
    In the assignment you are required to describe three factors influencing the market demand and three factors influencing supply curves for the chosen firm’s product or service (e.g. how would a change in consumer income affect demand). You are also to explain the concept of price elasticity of demand and the income elasti8city of demand and explain why you believe demand is elastic or inelastic in the long and short run.
    Part B
    Students are to illustrate and explain, using comparative statics, the impact of the following shock in the market in which the chosen firm operates.
            i.            A bumper harvest in the U.S. and South America increase the global wheat yield.
          ii.            There is a reported dramatic increase in the compensation claims going to court.
        iii.            A multinational white goods retailer launches a strategy to open 20 new stores in Australia.
         iv.            Ford to close its Broadmeadows and Geelong plants for which Ex Hoon Pty Ltd is a major supplier.
           v.            The construction industry faces a significant increase in labour costs.
    Part C
    Illustrate and explain with the market demand and supply curve the expected impact of a change in government policy on the chosen firm/industry:
              i.          The government introduces a tax on fertilizer used in agriculture due to runoff damages to rivers and streams
            ii.          Government disbands the Traffic Accident Commission (TAC), a publicly funded compensation scheme
          iii.          The government decides to increase GST from 10 to 15%
           iv.          The government announces tough new safety standards for all new vehicles sold in Australia
             v.          The government announces it will scrap the First Home Buyers Grant.
    Last for the firm chosen; what is the market structure that the firm operates in? Why? For example, does in operate in a competitive market, is it a monopoly, or someone in between such as monopolist competition or oligopoly?
    In class exercises

    In Class Exercises

    Week SILOs Assessed
    Exercise 1 4 1, 2, 3 & 5
    Exercise 2 5 1, 2, 3 & 5
    Exercise 3 6 1, 2, 3 & 5
    Exercise 4 8 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
    Exercise 5 11 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
    These in class exercises are best prepared for by completing the tutorial exercises on that topic. Students who do not attend the sessions to complete the assessment tasks will be awarded NO MARKS.
    Grading and Feedback
    Over the course of the semester six of the in class group based exercises and tests will be assessed, with the best three results contributing to a mark out of 15. Each exercise will be marked out of 5.
    Tutorial Material
    There are tutorial questions and solutions you should do at the end of each lecture. The questions are referred to in your text book and solutions are provided on moodle. These questions are vital/essential work to assist you in understanding each topic. You should attempt these and then look at the solutions. These questions will help you to prepare for the assessed in class exercises.  Further your mid semester test in week 9 will come from these questions. YOU MUST DO THESE QUESTIONS IF YOU WANT TO PASS THIS SUBJECT.

     Economic  illustrate and explain assignment代写
    Lecture Topic Readings
    (Essential text)
    Week 1 Introduction to Business Economics/the economic problem Ch. 1/2
    Week 2 Business decisions: how much and at what price Ch 3
    Week 3 Elasticity Ch. 4
    Week 4 Government actions in markets p. 101-111 &Ch. 6
    Week 5 Producer choices and constraints Ch. 13
    Week 6 Understanding the business context: market structures (part I) Ch 14
    Week 7 Understanding the business context: market structures (part II)  
    p. 331-33 & p. 349-351
    Week 8 The macro economy: accounting for the economy Ch. 18
    week 9 Revision    
    week 10 Unemployment and inflation Ch. 19
    week 11 Economic growth Ch 20
    week 12 Revision for final examination