MS 9 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. Opportunity costs are the ‘costs of sacrificed alternatives.’ Discuss with the help of examples. 2. How are income effect and substitution effect important in explaining the negative slope of demand functions? Explain giving examples from real world. 3. When there are 2 inputs K, L, given the price of capital (PK)= 10 and price […]

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MS 8 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. The net incomes of a sample of large importers of antiques were organized into the following table: Net Income ($ millions) Number of Importers 2 up to 6  1 6 up to 10 4 10 up to 14 10 14 up to 18 3 18 up to 22 2 (a) What is the table […]

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MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. What is open source software? Where can one find Open Source software? Isn’t it hard to get reliable support for open-source software? Explain the differences between commercial software, shareware, open source software, freeware, and public domain software. 2. What is change in the focus of operations management? Is this change in the focus is […]

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MS 6 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. (a) Define Marketing and discuss its scope as an exchange process between the firm and its customers. Illustrate with two suitable examples of your choice. (b) Scan various secondary data sources available to you and collect relevant data historically to discuss the importance of Marketing in an emerging economy like India. 2. (a) Explain […]

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MS 5 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. “Product development and design is basically a research and development activity”. Elaborate the statement with suitable examples. 2. What is work sampling? Why is it called a fact-finding tool? Describe some uses of work sampling. 3. Practical job shops are much more complicated and may have hundreds o f matching centres and thousands of […]

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MS 4 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. “ Accountancy is an Information System” do you agree? Substantiate your answer with reasons. How does an Accountant help in planning and controlling a large commercial organisation? Explain. 2. Prepare Cash Budget for April-Oct. 2017 from the information relating to Shah Agencies, a trading concern:- Balance Sheet as on 31  March, 2017 Liabilities Rs […]

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MS 3 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. a) Explain the reasons why a business manager be concerned with business environment? b) Discuss how non-economic environment affects business decisions giving examples. 2. What are the major factors of widespread sickness among the SSI units? How can sickness be identified? Suggest measures to enhance economic viability of the segment. 3. Examine the progress […]

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MS 2 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. What are the primary objectives, focus, and purpose of Selection Tests and Interview in the whole process of Hiring in organisational set up? Critically examine their usefulness and importance in the short term and long term functioning and culture of the organisation. Draw from the experiences you are familiar with. Describe the organisation and […]

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MS 1 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. Why are managers required to have / acquire different skills sets at various levels of their career? Explain the concept and its significance with suitable examples from the organisation you have served in, or you are familiar with. Ans : ….It needs knowledge and experience….from the bottom to the middle…pyramid. Productive companies will always […]

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MS – 04 Accounting and Finance for Managers July – December 2016

1. Take an organization of your choice & find out how the Accounting Reports are prepared by them and how these reports are useful for managers while making decisions relating to the activities of a Business. Ans : Accounting reports are …are derived from the… of a specific purpose …. equivalent to the financial statements…. […]

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