MS 97 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. Discuss the main instruments of trade policy and explain how the nations decide on their trade policy. 2. What are the cultural factors that influence business? Why a manager should be aware of culturally oriented social practices? Explain with relevant examples. 3. What are the different stages of a strategic alliance? Illustrate with the help of an example. 4. Why management of supply chain is vital for international operations management? Discuss in detail. 5. Discuss the opportunities and challenges related to e-business. 6. Write short notes: (a) Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) (b) EPRG Framework … [Continue reading]

MS 96 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. Differentiate between ‘Quality control’ and ‘Quality assurance’ giving examples. 2. Discuss the various obstacles arising while implementing Total Quality Management (TQM). 3. List and describe the various sections of a quality manual. 4. Explain the reasons for people quitting organizations and joining other organizations. 5. Why is it important to have safety and health management in industries. Explain with examples … [Continue reading]

MS 95 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. “The characteristics of interest identify what there is about the units that are of concern to the decision maker”. Explain the statement. Also, explain the two types of variables in the light of the statement. 2. (a) Which method is most suitable for conducting enquiry regarding family welfare programme in India? Explain its merits […]

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MS 94 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. How does integration of technological considerations help in socio-economic planning process? Explain with the help of examples. 2. Discuss the merits and demerits of various methods of pricing a technology. 3. Explain how the technology development capabilities play an important role in the competitiveness and growth of companies giving examples. 4. Describe the major […]

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MS 91 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. What are the various approaches to corporate management and which one is the best in Indian environment? Give illustrations. 2. Identify the various modes of entry Ranbaxy Laboratories has adopted in different regions and discuss the pros and cons of each mode of entry. 3. (a) How does creativity contribute to the success of […]

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MS 68 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. (a) Explain the concept and role of marketing communication in an enterprise in accomplishing the goals of both the enterprise and the consumer. Illustrate with a suitable example. (b) What is Promotion mix? Discuss the elements of promotion mix that are available for marketers. Highlight the benefits and limitations of these elements. 2. (a) […]

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MS 66 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. (a) Discuss the meaning and importance of marketing research in managerial decision making process. Elaborate the role of marketing research by taking an example of your choice. (b) Collect data from various secondary sources or any other sources you one familiar with and elaborate how marketing research is conducted in India and their role […]

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MS 58 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. “A technology subjected to portfolio analysis on technology portfolio falls under the head „Hold‟. What R&D inputs can shift this technology to “Build”? 2. How would you distinguish theory X from theory Y of Mc Gregor? Do you agree with these theories? If so, why? 3. “A number of industrially advanced countries offer incentives […]

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MS 57 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. “Forecasting of maintenance workload of a plant is essential for carrying out proper planning and scheduling’’. Explain the statement. 2. What are the main sources of collection of maintenance cost? State the procedure with examples for collection of data from these sources. 3. “In TQM organizations, the traditional approach of post-production detection of defects […]

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MS 56 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2019

1. “There are many types of documents prepared and used for international purchase”. Name them. Explain any three in brief. 2. Discuss the use of material requirement planning (MRP) in continuous process industries. The use of computer can greatly ease the problems of implementation of MRP in such industries. Discuss. 3. “There are certain misconceptions […]

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