Table 14.10 shows levels of employment (Labor), the marginal product at each of those levels, and the price at which the firm can sell output in the perfectly competitive market where it operates. Labor Marginal Product of Labor Price of the Product 1 10 $4 2 8 $4 3 7 $4 4 5 $4 5 3 $4 6 1 $4 Table 14.10 a. What is the value of the marginal product at each level of labor? b. If the firm operates in a perfectly competitive labor market where the going market wage is $12, what is the firms profit maximizing level of employment?
Scavenger Hunt – Week 11 – The Data Asset Unit 1: Introduction 11.01-Introduction Why is data an asset o Asset: useful or valuable thing, person or quality o Data is useful and valuable o Gives managers power that they normally wouldn’t have o Can be misused by someone outside the organization What is the rate of data growth o “planet is awash with data” o Moore’s law o Technology just keeps getting cheaper o Gartner Symposium Doubling every 6 months on corporate hard drives Data growth is unprecedented and will continue to grow at incredible rates Growing demand for data because managers know the powe