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In this short revision video we cover different types of demand – namely effective, latent, derived, composite and joint demand.

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Different Types of Demand

In this short revision video we will look at the concepts of market supply and joint supply.

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Different Types of Supply

A short revision video covering consumer surplus and the effects of shifts in supply and demand and also maximum prices on the level of consumer surplus. Consumer surplus is one...

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Consumer Surplus and Changing Prices

This revision video looks at the definition and measurement of underemployment. The number of people estimated to be underemployed in the UK is now above 2.5 million.

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Underemployment in the UK Labour Market

This short Quizlet resource takes data on UK real GDP to test understanding of different stages of the economic cycle

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Stages of the Economic Cycle (Quizlet Activity)
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In this example of a recent MCQ we look at the important difference - often tested in an exam - between levels and rates of change using some macro data.

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Levels and Rates of Change - Interpreting Macro Data

Here are twenty-five key terms in introductory macroeconomics that you can revise in a matching activity.

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Macroeconomic Objectives (Quizlet Activity)

Here is a quick Quizlet matching quiz covering ten concepts associated with banking in financial markets

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Banking (Quizlet Activity)

Here is a quizlet resource covering twenty-five concepts in Year 1 macro focusing around the economic cycle & aggregate demand and aggregate supply

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Introductory Macro (Quizlet Activity)

Here is a fifty term Quizlet resource covering introductory microeconomics

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Introductory Microeconomics (Quizlet Activity)
Student videos

Crowding-Out

This revision video looks at the arguments for and against the crowding-out view of higher government spending and borrowing.

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Crowding-Out

Assumptions are initial conditions made before a micro or macroeconomic analysis is built.

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Assumptions in Economics - Revision Video
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Here is a MCQ about changes in the price index for furniture. Given the information, what can we deduce about what has happened to prices? Have a go and test...

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Index Numbers - Furniture Prices (Multiple Choice Revision)
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Here is a multiple choice question that tests student understanding of the relationship between short run marginal and average cost.

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Short Run Costs (Multiple Choice Revision)
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Here is a topic update video focusing on three data charts - unemployment, employment and economic inactivity. Download the charts using the link below.

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Falling Unemployment - 3 Charts on the UK Economy

Here's an online resource that requires little in the way of previous knowledge and can be used to introduce some macroeconomic concepts.  As such, it may be useful as a...

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Introduction to Macroeconomics - "Prime Minister for the day" activity

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