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Here is a question giving students information on a basic tax system and then asking them to choose the correct tax system illustrated diagrammatically.

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Income Tax Systems (MCQ Revision Question)

In this MCQ revision question we revise the likely effects on cost and revenues of a successful advertising campaign for a firm operating in an imperfectly competitive market.

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Advertising, Costs and Revenues (MCQ Revision Question)
Practice exam questions

How Automation Affects Employment

Here is an excellent essay written by a Year 12 student on the title "Examine the possible impact of robotics and artificial intelligence on both the pattern of employment and rate...

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How Automation Affects Employment

Is the UK tax on high sugar drinks an effective and equitable government intervention to help address the growing social costs arising from our consumption of high sugar drinks?

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Economics of a Sugar Tax

The idea of a deadweight loss relates to the consequences for economic efficiency when a market is not at an equilibrium. The concept links closely to the ideas of consumer...

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Deadweight Loss of Economic Welfare Explained

This revision video looks at some of the causes of price volatility in the international coffee market. Market prices tend to be volatile when demand and supply are inelastic in...

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Price Volatility in the Coffee Market

In this short revision video we look at the data for new house-building in the UK and consider some of the reasons why price elasticity of supply is low in...

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Elasticity of Supply - The Supply of New Housing in the UK

Here's a great activity aimed at introducing some of the key terminology and learning points required for students learning about Investment Bonds as part of their A Level or IB...

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Investment Bonds "Strong Bonds" - Economics Simulation

This revision video playlist covers introductory economics including scarcity, opportunity cost, division of labour, positive and normative statements

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Basic Economic Problem - Revision Video Playlist

This playlist provides a series of short revision videos covering everything you need to know on the Balance of Payments.

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Balance of Payments - Revision Video Playlist

The UK government is introducing a tax on high-sugar drinks and may well expand the indirect tax to foods that have a high sugar content. Is this an effective and...

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Government Intervention - Sugar Taxes

Here is a collection of resources for students who want to understand the solution to the famous Monty Hall Problem!

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The Monty Hall Problem

Zero hours contracts do not guarantee a minimum number of working hours each week. In the UK labour market, people on “zero-hours contracts” are more likely to be young, part...

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Labour Market: Zero Hours Contracts

This blog brings together links to economics specifications and past paper resources for each of the main UK Economics exam boards

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Economics Exams - Specifications and Past Papers

Drawing on data from the Observatory of Economic Complexity, here is a Quizlet matching quiz on twelve of the world's biggest exporters of specific product categories. How many can you...

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World's Biggest Exporters in 2016 (Quizlet Activity)

In simple terms, the intention-action gap refers to the difference between what people say they would like / plan to do and what they actually do.

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Behavioural Economics - The Intention-Action Gap

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