Company for this assignment is Apple
Assignment 1: LASA 2—Risk Management Applications
there are many factors that lead to an organization's success or failure, it is
important to identify the risk associated with the endeavor—financial or
nonfinancial. Once the risks have been identified, management has a
responsibility to develop measures to mitigate those risks.
the publicly-traded company you chose in M1 Assignment 3 and imagine it has made a strategic decision to
start doing business in China. Using the discussion on page 192 of your
textbook as a model for the report you will write, prepare a report in which
- Develop a brief country risk
- Determine the political,
economic, social, and capital risks associated with doing business in
China. What are the most important factors to consider? Why?
- After years of keeping the Yuan
pegged to the US dollar, the Chinese have recently allowed it to float
freely in international currency exchange rate markets. Many economists
believe that keeping the Yuan pegged to the US dollar has caused it to be
undervalued by 30 to 50 percent. Discuss what impact a revaluation of the
Yuan might have on US multinationals doing business there, on China’s
exports, and on Chinese citizens’ standard of living. What impact would a
revaluation have on Chinese inflation and on purchasing power parity?
Your paper should be about 2,000 words.
- By Saturday, November 21,
2015, save your paper as
M5_A1_lastname_firstinitial.doc, and submit it to the M5: Assignment 1
LASA is worth 300 points and will be graded according to the following rubric.