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Business-Government Relations - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives
Use this chapter to learn how the government promotes economic interests. You can also examine the rationale behind public policy and regulation designed to protect employee rights and the health of the environment or oversee securities trade, among other objectives. Instructors help you weigh the pros and cons of these forms of government influence with video lessons and quizzes on the following topics:
- The government's role in managing the economy
- Steps required to contest administrative agency rulings
- The government's non-regulatory influences on business
|How the Government Promotes Economic Interests: Lesson & Quiz||Explain how the government promotes business, labor and agricultural interests.|
|Government Regulation of Business: Major Types & Reasons||Examine the rationale behind government regulation of business. Describe the major types of government regulation.|
|Government Regulation of Administrative Agencies: Pros & Cons and Examples||Identify powers granted to administrative agencies in the executive branch of government. Explore procedures for making and contesting rules. Assess the benefits and drawbacks of regulation.|
|Non-Regulatory Influence of Government on Business||Describe government's non-regulatory influence on business.|
1. How the Government Promotes Economic Interests
The following lesson will cover how the government promotes its economic interests through businesses, labor, and agriculture. There will be a short quiz following the lesson to check your understanding.
2. Governmental Regulation and Management
In the U.S., we have several different government agencies that help protect the rights and safety of our workers. This lesson explores and explains these agencies and how they relate to management.
3. Government Regulation of Administrative Agencies: Pros & Cons, and Examples
Part of the executive branch of the government, administrative agencies serve to put into action legislative acts through rules and regulations that individuals and businesses must adhere to.
4. Government's Non-Regulatory Influence on Business
The government's non-regulatory influence on business can be just as effective as regulatory methods. In this lesson, you will learn numerous ways government can impact companies' productivity and profitability.
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- The Relationship Between Business, Government & Society
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- Individual Integrity & Ethics
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