Empirical Demand Function and Forecasting, Managerial Economics

Number 1 work: Week 4 Discussion - Empirical Demand Function and Forecasting

The empirical demand function can be used in conjunction with historical data to predict pricing and sales of specific products. As we have previously discussed, regression analysis is extremely helpful in this forecasting. In your opinion what challenges exist when developing these studies? Please use specific examples.


Number 2 work: Week 3 Written Assignment - Marginal Rate of Substitution
For this week''s written assignment you''ll continue to play the role of a consultant. Resume researching your company so you can provide the board of directors of your firm a brief, 2 page word document/paper and accompanying visual (PowerPoint). The objective is to fully explain how and why the firm should use marginal rate of substitution to help gain or maintain a competitive advantage.


Number 3 work: Week 4 Written Assignment - Forecasting
Your foray into becoming a successful consultant continues this week as you once again are expected to provide the board of directors a brief, 2 page word document/paper and accompanying visual (PowerPoint). This week''s objective is for you to create an understanding of the importance of forecasting to the sales and pricing strategies of the company you have chosen, and also detail some drawbacks associated with these strategies, as they relate to your company.
This is the clarification of week 4 assignment by the teacher: This week''s written assignment is somewhat vague and can be confusing to you. I am not very comfortable with it and will work with the University to make it more specific.I have received some emails seeking clarification and will raise those concerns with the appropriate authorities.

I think the intent of the question is for you "to create an understanding of the importance of forecasting" to the sales and pricing strategies of the company you have chosen and also discuss or "detail some drawbacks associated with it" with respect to your company.

Number 1 work is general but for 2 and 3, the company i have been writing about is Wal-Mart



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