APA Essay Examples

Right of privacy under Hong Kong’s current laws

There is a trend to recognize privacy as a human right that should be protected by law, yet, we can find no general right to privacy existing in Hong Kong nowadays. “The concept of privacy doesn’t exist in both Hong Kong and UK common law systems, but it doesn’t mean that common law doesn’t protect […]

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International trade with WTO and AFTA

Participation in WTO, APEC and ASEAN, free trade arrangements, multilateral and bilateral negotiations and export promotion and strategies have been used as Malaysia’s international trade policy mechanism to develop and promote trade. WTO is the sole international organization dealing with multilaterally agreed rules on trade among its member countries. Through WTO agreements, which spell out […]

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Mexicos Financial Crisis

This essay is engineered at discussing and analyzing the Financial Sector Crisis experienced by Mexico in late 1994, labeled the ‘Peso Crisis’. The crisis of international investor confidence in Mexico expanded to several other Latin American countries, notably Argentina. In analyzing this particular event, we will first examine what caused the collapse. We will proceed […]

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Would It Be Economically Beneficial to Britain to Introduce

Although obesity is a worldwide phenomenon in the 21st century, its impact varies between countries. Across the Channel in France less than one person in ten is obese, while in Japan it’s less than one in twenty (see Figure 1 below). In England, at present 1 in 4 of all Britons have been declared medically […]

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Why did industrialisation depend on agriculture in the USSR

1. “Why did industrialisation depend on agriculture in the USSR?” Industrialisation in the USSR relied on agriculture through the trade economy factor. To industrialise a country as huge as Russia vast financial resources needed to be utilised however Russia did not have the ready cash to cope with the demands. The middle classes had collapsed […]

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The Effect of Second Home Ownership in Porthleven

The rising number of second homes in the UK, appear to be at an all time high. This has been caused by the lowest interest rates for 30 years, low return on the stock market coupled with high consumer spending, creating a boom in second home ownership. But what effect does this have on the […]

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Case Study: The Home Depot

During the lesson we had the opportunity to read quickly through some of the cases. The reason why we have chosen the Home Depot case is first of all that the home improvement industry appealed to us. Maybe not the industry itself, but the fact that we have never written a paper or did research […]

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The economy and its role in deciding the victor

From the days of Herbert Hoover to Bill Clinton, the economy has played a major role in deciding the victor of the presidential race. The United States economy is all of the ways goods and services are produced, distributed and consumed by individuals and businesses in the United States and abroad. The United States economy […]

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How the changes of the working environment affect employee relations

Legislation is what keeps employees from protecting their right and also make sure that businesses cannot discriminate them as well as abuse them such as making them work for more than 48 hours which is a violation of the Working Time Directive. Legislation will effect more people than the employees, I will make sure that […]

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The Ohio Pilot Scholarship Program

It involved an experimental Cleveland program offering low-income children scholarships to attend either public or private schools. Your education, your choice – what could be more straightforward? Yet it was not just opposed, but vehemently so, by the public education industry. This opposition raises two questions: Why is the public education industry so opposed to […]

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Bellway Plc

Bellway Plc is a holding company with subsidiaries; its main subsidiary company is Bellway Homes.1 Bellway’s principal activity is the construction of houses, bungalows and flats primarily in the private market mainly on recycled and reclaimed land but also provides properties to housing associations and inner city urban renewal projects.2 Bellway is involved in three […]

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Information Systems & Services

Information requirements differ greatly from one organisation type to another, depending on the nature of the business. But the categories from which this information is available remain similar. * Internal * External * Personal * Employment * Financial * Legal * Other For a computerised information system to be useful, it must be capable of […]

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Spain’s Transition to the European Union

Over the last 35 years Spain has developed from an agricultural and rural country into a flourishing nation with a diversified economy made up of a strong manufacturing and service sector. During the 1960’s and the early 1970’s the growth of the Spanish economy was 7% per annum with a per capita income of on […]

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Sa Sa Cosmetics Case Study

1. Nature of demand * Sa Sa International Holdings Limited is mainly a discount retailer of cosmetics. It also provides beauty and fitness service through nine Phillip Wain ladies’ health and beauty clubs. * Sa Sa’s sells a wide range of skincare, hair care, fragrances, and cosmetics (make-up). Below provides more information of the nature […]

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Wal-Mart Germany

Globalization is defined as “A social process in which the constraints of geography on economic, political, social and cultural arrangements recede, in which people become increasingly aware that they are receding and in which people act accordingly” (Malcolm Waters 2001, 4-5). Now day’s people around the world are more connected to each other. They can […]

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Marketing Strategy and Planning – EasyJet

EasyJet is Europe’s leading low cost airline. Since its first flight in 1995, the airline has grown from a Luton base offering two routes, to one that offers 148 routes from 44 European airports, operating 72 aircraft. During the financial year to 30th September 2003, the company reported pre-tax profits of £52 million on a […]

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3G network

Theschism has brought to the fore the old argument about the benefits of launching servicesinto a new, exciting market or adopting a cautious approach by releasing services based on’less-advanced’ technologies while matters are sorted out.At the moment, the market for non-voice-based mobile services is still only emerging,and it is still unclear what content consumerswill be […]

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Ideology and the Cinema

First, it should be noted that every film is political, at least inasmuch as it is determined by the ideology that produces it (or within which it is produced, which stems from the same thing). The cinema is all the more thoroughly and completely determined, according to critics, because unlike other arts or ideological systems […]

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Illustrating the Dimensions of McDonaldization: The case of Uniqlo

Uniqlo now is developing at an amazing speed and it has become a well-known brand label in apparel industry across the world. This Japanese company operates in a systematic way through designing, manufacturing, and retailing. It aims to build “a new style Japanese firm making good casual clothes available for all to wear.” (Uniqlo.com). The […]

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Leisure Education Programming and Mental Health

1. My philosophy on Leisure Leisure is a term that could have a different meaning for every individual. The general definition of leisure is the portion of an individual’s time that is not directly devoted to work or work-connected responsibilities or to other obligated forms of maintenance or self-care (Kraus 2001). The English word leisure […]

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Hewlett-Packard – The Flight of the Kittyhawk

The technology industry is a market of change, due to innovative breakthroughs. But for the firms in this sector, the challenge is to predict success. The disk drive industry provides some characteristics of how changes can cause certain types of firms to succeed or fail in choosing for instance a disruptive or a sustaining innovation. […]

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