To prepare for this assignment, review Figures 3.3, p.65 from your textbook. Complete an Industry Analysis for two different industries then compare these industries by answering the following questions.
- Detail Porter’s Five Forces framework with a graphic representation, like Figure 3.3, (p.65), and a written explanation in relation to the Five Forces for both industries.
- Use the results from Porter’s Five Forces framework to explain the reasons why profitability is what it is in the two different industries expressed as high, intermediate, or low.
- Explain the structural features of that industry that generate either high or low profitability.
- How are structural changes likely to impact competition and profitability in these industries? Is this industry attractive for investment? Why or why not?
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- Be 4 to 5 pages in length, which does not include the required title and reference pages, which are never a part of the content minimum requirements.
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