Review Group Problem: Exchange Rate Effects on Your Firm:
Describe how a change in the exchange rate affected your firm. Explain what happened to your price and quantity. How can you profit from future shifts in the exchange rate? How do you predict future changes in the exchange rate?
As its relates to you and your current position in the work environment. Complete your response in 750-1,000 words. Support your response with personal experiences or examples.
Use the petroleum industry for this assignment. Imagine that you work for a domestic oil refinery, and answer the questions above . You do not work for an oil producer, but rather for a refinery, which turns crude oil into many different petroleum products, from jet fuel to gasoline, which are then sold to world markets. You have the option of purchasing crude oil from U.S. sources or from various foreign countries. You must purchase crude oil in order to make products that you can sell in the United States or in other countries.