IGNOU MBA Solved Assignment

MS 55 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. “These are many possible structures for SC, but the simplest view has materials converging on an organization through tiers of suppliers and products diverging through tiers of customers”. Elaborate. 2. What is Bullwhip effect? Explain the various permutations and combinations to reduce this effect in SCM. 3. “The leading supply chain planning (SCP) products generally have many features as compared to ERP software packages” – Give your elaborate remarks on this statement. 4. Identify the need for Performance measurement in Supply Chain Management. Describe various methods and … [Read more...]

MS 46 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. Choose any firm providing financial services and try to find out the different risks that they are exposed to while performing their day to day functions. Discuss with the officials as to how these risks are being managed. Prepare a detail Report on the Risk Management of this firm. Answer. Financial risk is an umbrella term for multiple types of risk associated with financing, including financial transactions that....... Business risk is the measure of risk associated with a particular security. It is also known as unsystematic risk and refers to the risk.......... Operational risk is … [Read more...]

MS 45 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. What are the special features of the Euro bond market? How do bond markets in general differ from equity markets? Answer. The Eurobond market is made up of investors, banks, borrowers, and trading agents......... A Eurobond is an international bond that is denominated in a currency not native to the country where it is issued...... Eurobonds give issuers the opportunity to take advantage of favorable regulatory and lending conditions in other countries...... 2. Why do foreign exchange rates fluctuates? How do these fluctuations affect us? What can be done to minimize these … [Read more...]

MS 44 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. What do you understand by 'investment'? Explain the various factors, which form the basis of the investment process. 2. Differentiate between fundamental analysis and technical analysis. Discuss the usefulness of odd lot theory and Elliot wave theory on stock market prediction. 3. What is Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) Explain the techniques for testing the various forms of E.M.H 4. What are formula plans ? How is a constant rupee value plan different to a constant ratio plan ? Discuss 5. Compare and contrast capital Asset Pricing Model(CAPM) and Arbitrage Pricing … [Read more...]

MS 29 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1) Explain different approaches adopted by managers in building multinational organizations. Elaborate on control mechanism in international human resource management citing suitable examples. 2) Discuss the influence of cultural factors on international human resource management. What is culture shock? Narrate some experiences of culture shock with reference to job that you have faced or somebody has faced that you are aware of. 3) What are intra - company ethical issues in international business? Discuss how multinational companies face ethical dilemmas. Illustrate. 4) What is a … [Read more...]

MS 28 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. Explain the genesis, objectives and classification of labour legislation in India. Describe the sources of Industrial jurisprudence in India. 2. Explain the Scope and Coverage of the Mines Act, 1952. Describe the enforcement of the Act. Discuss the provisions regarding working hours for adult under the Act. 3. Explain the concept, scope and coverage of the Industrial Employment (standing orders) Act, 1946. Describe the process of certification, its operation and binding effect under the Act . Discuss the powers of certifying officers and appellate  authority under the Act. 4. … [Read more...]

MS 26 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. Explain the stages of group development. Discuss with the group members of different groups and prepare a document on the importance of communication for group development. 2. What is organizational Stress? Briefly describe the strategies to cope with stress at individual and organizational levels. Cite few instances how you deal with organizational stress that you have faced. 3. Discuss the need for Transformational Leaders and their importance citing examples. 4. Write an essay on the social responsibilities of the organizations? Cite some best practices of the social … [Read more...]

MS 11 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. Explain in what sense the top management takes strategic decisions in an organization? Illustrate with suitable examples. 2. Identify two organizations of your choice from the automobile sector. One that is a single business unit (SBU) and the other which has several related businesses. Read the published information about these organizations and analyze the corporate profile of each company. 3. What do you understand by an organizational culture? Identify two companies that have recently merged. Read the published information on the two companies. Based on the study identify the … [Read more...]

MS 10 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. Describe any three organizational structures and their advantages and limitations. Illustrate with reference to an organization you are familiar with how restructuring help in the effectiveness of their organization. 2.Discuss the importance of quality of work life in the present day work–situation. Comment on the quality of working life at your present workplace or a workplace you are familiar with and if there needs any improvement suggest methods. 3. Explain how organizational analysis helps in the development of an organization. Illustrate an intervention which is used for the … [Read more...]

MS 9 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. Explain the objectives of a firm. How is profit maximization the most important objective of a firm? Discuss. 2. What are the marketing approaches to demand measurement ? Explain how Delphi Technique is different from Market Experiments Technique. 3. Differentiate between Economies of Scale and Economies of Scope. Give examples . 4. (a) Briefly explain the Profit Maximizing output in the short run (b)Determine the equilibrium price and equilibrium output of the firm under perfect competition, in the following situation: Aggregate Demand: Q = 50 – 1.0p Aggregate Supply: Q = … [Read more...]