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Achieving A* in A Level Economics

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How donations to charity can increase business profits

26th August 2016

Firms can earn significantly higher profits when they tie sales of their products with a donation of 5% of their gross revenues to charity. That is the central finding of experimental...

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Monopoly Power in Markets

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In this revision video I explore the concept of monopoly power in markets. What is monopoly? What are the cases for and against it? How can monopoly power be mitigated?

Globalisation and the UK Economy

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In this recording of a recent revision webinar, I explore the key topic of globalisation and, more specifically, consider the impact of globalisation on the UK economy.You can download...

Contestable Markets

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In this revision webinar we explore the key concept of market contestability. We take a look at the conditions for contestability, the crucial role of industry cost structures and the...

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Threats to Globalisation

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Globalisation as a process of deeper integration between countries is not inevitable. This short revision video outlines some of the factors causing a slowdown in the growth of world trade...

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Whilst the debate over UK membership of the single currency is - by and large - decided, there is an ongoing economic discussion about whether membership of the Euro Zone...

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This short revision video takes students through the law of comparative advantage and uses PPF analysis to show how a country such as Malawi could benefit from specialisation and trade...

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This short revision video provides an overview of three forms of imperfect competition, namely monopoly, oligopoly and imperfect competition. It considers too the likely impact of each market structure on...

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The A Level Economics Strong Foundations workshops are designed to support all Year 13 A Level Economics students as they complete the fourth term of their two-year linear course.

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Globalisation and the UK Economy

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In this recording of a recent revision webinar, I explore the key topic of globalisation and, more specifically, consider the impact of globalisation on the UK economy.You can download...

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Latest Economics Enrichment Videos

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Liechtenstein is in the European Economic Area. It also has restrictions on the free movement of people. Could it be a model for the UK’s Brexit? This short report...

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The pay gap in the UK between men and women with higher level qualifications has not changed for 20 years, despite several government initiatives. Gemma Tetlow, FT economics correspondent, uses Institute...

24th August 2016

Historical context of Brexit

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Becoming a member of the EU had positive effects on UK’s economy. In this video, Professor Nick Crafts suggests that leaving the EU will very probably have a negative...

23rd August 2016

Brexit and Income Inequality

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Wage inequality was partly behind the vote for Brexit. In this short video, Brian Bell argues that the costs of Brexit should be evaluated in terms of income distribution.

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