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Britain generated more electricity from renewable and nuclear energy in 2017 than from gas and coal, marking the first year that low-carbon resources have met most of the UK's power needs....

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Synoptic Economics: Renewable Energy
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The Phillips Curve traces the relationship between pay growth on the one hand and the balance of labour market supply and demand, represented by unemployment, on the other. It has...

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The Changing Phillips Curve in the UK Economy

This collection of 12 example essays explores how to answer synoptic essay questions in linear A Level Economics exams.

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Synoptic Example Essays (Volume 1) for A Level Economics
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Here is a suggested essay plan for this question: "Evaluate the possible microeconomic and macroeconomic impact of a decision by the EU/UK to impose a tariff on imports of...

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Tariff on Chinese Steel (Edexcel Synoptic Essay Plan)
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This reference section brings together a curation of study resources on crypto currencies such as Bitcoin.

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Financial Economics - Crypto Currencies
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This video looks at a possible answer to this question on financial market failure. "Evaluate the micro and macroeconomic policies that might be used to correct financial market failures in...

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Financial Market Failure (Edexcel Synoptic Essay Plan)
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In this video we look at building an answer to a synoptic 25 mark essay question (Edexcel) on the micro and macro effects of an increase in house-building in the UK...

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Housing Supply (Edexcel Synoptic Essay Plan)

Here are the slides and videos from our revision webinar covering some aspects of Brexit relevant to A level economics students. In particular there is a focus on synoptic connections...

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Economics of Brexit (Revision Webinar)

Here is a short matching terms quiz on aspects of market failure. Who can come top of the leaderboard?

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Market Failure (Quizlet Revision Activity)
Practice exam questions

Gig Economy (Student Essay)

Here is an example of a student essay on this title:  "The rise of the Gig Economy is beneficial to businesses, workers and the UK economy as a whole." Discuss.

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Gig Economy (Student Essay)

This webinar looks at synoptic issues surrounding ageing economies. How will ageing affect productivity, innovation, competitiveness, growth and the future of the welfare state?

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Ageing Population (Revision Webinar)

Here's a 10 question multi-choice quiz on topics related to Business Economics.  In this 'Lockdown' format, each question has four possible answers - however, each answer is revealed one at a...

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Business Economics - 'Lockdown' activity
Practice exam questions

Sugar Tax (Student Essay)

Here is a great example of a Year 12 student essay written on the impending sugar tax in the UK.

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Sugar Tax (Student Essay)
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The annual rate of CPI inflation for the UK economy was 3.0% in the twelve months to December 2017. The number itself makes the headlines but what other questions could we build...

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UK Inflation - Building Questions Around the Data
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This is a regularly updated curation of study resources on the economic crisis in Venezuela.

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Economic Crisis in Venezuela
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In this short video we look at three separate questions that test student understanding of aspects of monopoly power in markets.

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Monopolistic Markets (MCQ Revision Questions)

Here is a video recording of the revision webinar on aspects of the Gig Economy. I have also provided detailed notes from the session.

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The Gig Economy - (Revision Webinar)

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