Strayer University Risk Uncertainty and Managing Incentives Case Analysis

Anonymous

Question Description

DO NOT BID IF YOU ARE NOT SERIOUS!!!! PLEASE CHECK FOR PLAGIARISM WHETHER YOU OUTSOURCE OR NOT!!!!

CASE STUDY 2: Cases Analysis of Risk, Uncertainty and Managing Incentives

Select a company of your choice, any company but Southwest Airlines, and write a six to eight (6-8) page paper in which you:

  1. Evaluate a company’s recent (with in the last year) actions dealing with risk and uncertainty.
  2. Offer advice for improving risk management.
  3. For the company you selected examine an adverse selection problem and recommend how it should minimize its negative impact on transactions.
  4. For the company you selected determine the ways in which it is dealing with the moral hazard problem and suggest best practices used in the industry to deal with it.
  5. For the company you selected identify a principal-agent problem and evaluate the tools it uses to align incentives and improve profitability.
  6. For the company you selected examine the organizational structure and suggests ways it can be changed to improve the overall profitability.
  7. Use at least five (5) quality academic resources in this assignment. Note: One of your references regarding your research should have been published within the last 6 months. Note: Wikipedia and Investopedia do not qualify as an academic resource.

Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:

  • Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
  • Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length

Tutor Answer

IvyTommy
School: Carnegie Mellon University

Attached.

Running head: RISK, UNCERTAINTY, AND MANAGING INCENTIVES

Risk, Uncertainty and Managing Incentives
Institution Affiliation
Date

1

RISK, UNCERTAINTY AND MANAGING INCENTIVES
2
Introduction
Risk and uncertainty are an important aspect in any business as they can greatly affect the
economic activity of the business. Companies should be able to come up with strategies to manage
risks as they come up with their business plans. The benefits of risk management outweigh the
cost of dealing with the loss in terms of cost and time resources caused by the outcomes of risks.
Most business owners have changed their attitudes towards risk management and made it a top
priority in their company. The company I choose to look at is Samsung electronics.
Samsung
Samsung is a South Korean multinational electronics company that was started in 1969.
The Company provides a huge range of products including phones, phone accessories, TV's, home
appliances, computers, and laptops. Samsung is particularly popular for its massive production and
sales of phones and phone accessories competing with its rivals Apple and Huawei.
Samsung like similar companies in the mobile phone industry have is faced with risks and
uncertainties that surround the industry. Some of the challenges that Samsung has faced included
problems with their products, Samsung Note 7 and the imprisonment of its top leadership. ( Al
Jazeera,2019).The Note 7 phones were overheating and exploding causing burns to people and
even to property near the phones. The challenge cost the company millions in trying to solve the
problem and in losses due to poor sales. The company has also faced competition from rival
companies and the production of counterfeit products. Despite the challenges, the company has
maintained its standards in being one of the best phone producers globally. However, there has
been a major fall back for Samsung in the past year causing great losses to the multinational
company.

RISK, UNCERTAINTY AND MANAGING INCENTIVES
3
Samsung Profits plunge
Samsung has experienced a great loss in the last year which saw the company register a
56% drop in its profits. The company has attributed the loss to challenges from uncertainties and
global economic volatility caused by the U.S.A and China trade disputes. The company is
registering a decline in the sales of memory chip due to the semi-conductor market deterioration.
The memory chips usually have a higher demand as they are useful in smartphones handset and
data centers. (Al Jazeera, 2019).Samsung gets a great percentage of its revenue from...

flag Report DMCA
Review

Anonymous
Thanks for the help.

Anonymous
Outstanding. Studypool always delivers quality work.

Anonymous
Tutor was very helpful and took the time to explain concepts to me. Very responsive, managed to get replies within the hour.

Studypool
4.7
Trustpilot
4.5
Sitejabber
4.4
Similar Questions
Related Tags

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors