The world price of wine is below the price that would prevail in Canada in the absence of trade.a.Assuming that Canadian imports of wine are a small part of total world wine production, draw a graph for the Canadian market for wine under free trade. Identify consumer surplus, producer sur-plus, and total surplus in an appropriate table.b.Now suppose that an unusual shift of the Gulf Stream leads to an unseasonably cold summer in Europe, destroying much of the grape harvest there. What effect does this shock have on the world price of wine? Using your graph and table from part (a), show the effect on consumer surplus, producer surplus, and total surplus in Canada. Who are the winners and losers? Is Canada as a whole better or worse off?
Practice test for Final Exam : Part 2 A board of directors is elected as a representative of the corporation's: 1. A. top management. 2. B. stakeholders. 3. C. shareholders. 4. D. customers. Corporations that issue financial securities such as stock or debt obligations to the public do so primarily to: 1. A. increase sales. 2. B. become profitable. 3. C. increase their access to funds. 4. D. avoid double taxation of their profits. A corporation is considered to be closely held when: 1. A. only a few shareholders exist. 2. B. the market value of the shares is stable. 3. C. it operates in a small geographic area. 4. D. management also serves as the board of directors. Which of the following is a capital budgeting decision 1.