Discussion 1 “Federal Supply Schedule Program and Price Reductions” Please respond to the following: •Compare and contrast the differences and similarities in the requirements for federal supply schedule contracts. Create requirements for federal supply schedule contracts speci..
Determining Responsibility” Please respond to the following: •From the e-Activity, examine the seven criteria that contractors must meet in order to be deemed responsible. Determine which of these criteria is the most difficult to meet. Support your position. The..
Small Business Program and Source Selection Plans Due Week 7 and worth 130 points Choose to respond to this scenario from a government or a contractor perspective. If you select government, then you will complete the assignment as if you are a government employee (or military..
Discussion 1 Technical and Cost or Price Evaluations” Please respond to the following: •From the e-Activity, determine why integrity and fairness are important in proposal evaluations. Create two scenarios that describe the possible consequences if fairness and integrity are not pa..
Discussion 1 From the e-Activity, examine the different types of contracts and provide a scenario for each type.Assess the requirements for a fixed-price contract. Determine ways that the duration of the fixed-price contract can affect the cost savings to the government. Then, create a..
•Examine the components of a SOW for the purpose of open competition without restrictive provisions. Select a field that you are interested in and determine the information that would be included in a SOW for a contract in that field. •Analyze the different types of a ..
Discussion 1 “Contract Surveillance” Please respond to the following: · From the e-Activity, determine the surveillance methods that are best suited for a construction contract or information technology contract. Support your position with an example. · Imagine tha..
Discussion1 “Independent Government Cost Estimate (IGCE)” Evaluate sources of data for the IGCE and examine the areas that have potential for overestimating costs. Determine three potential outcomes from an inaccurate IGCE. Compare and contrast the effect of a high estimate versus a low estim..
Focus of the Final Project The student will construct a well-diversified portfolio using an initial investment stake of $50,000 (the portfolio should use 95% of the fund, but they may not use more than $50,000). The student may include stocks, common or preferred; bonds, corporate or U.S. Tr..
Complete Concept Question 12 from Chapter 15: Recall the options strategies of a protective put and covered call discussed in the text. Suppose you have sold short some shares of stock. Discuss analogous option strategies and how you would implement them. (Hint: They’re called ..