Latest content | tutor2u

The Exam Performance Specialists

tutor2u partners with teachers and schools to help students maximise their performance in important exams and fulfill their potential.

Browse our subjects

The Economist speculates that whilst we're ten years away from the last recession, we shouldn't be complacent and we might be on the brink of another recession, perhaps triggered by...

Read more ›

Preparing for the next recession
Study notes

Nations (Nationalism)

The term nation is commonly used within political discourse and may be defined as a mass community who share an identity that combines elements of nationhood (such as a shared...

Read more ›

Nations (Nationalism)

For socialist internationalists, it is possible to build a better world based upon the twin goals of equality and social justice.

Read more ›

Socialist Internationalism (Nationalism)

One of the most important political theorists of all time is Thomas Hobbes. The influence of Thomas Hobbes derives from the book ‘Leviathan’ and his creation of a social contract.

Read more ›

Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679)

Hundreds of desperate migrants; fleeing violence in their home country have made their way through Guatemala, in the hope of crossing the border and reaching the USA.

Read more ›

Honduran migrants storm Guatemala-Mexico border

Internationalism aims to promote political, social and economic co-operation amongst peoples and nations. Internationalism is closely associated with rationalist-based ideologies such as liberalism and socialism. All internationalists believe that we...

Read more ›

Liberal internationalism

Here's this week's Economics Quiz. Good luck!

Read more ›

Economics Weekly Quiz - 19 October 2018
19th October 2018

World's Oldest Barber

An article from The New York Times about how the world’s oldest barber is still cutting hair age 107.

Read more ›

World's Oldest Barber

Gordon Brown’s time as Chancellor will be remembered for many things. A sense of humour would be conspicuously absent from this list. But he provoked a great deal of...

Read more ›

Lessons on innovation from a 2018 Nobel Prize winner

Try this engaging activity to revise motivational theories and practice for A-Level Business.

Read more ›

Motivation Theory & Practice - Impossible 5 Revision Activity

Yemen has been tackling a civil war since 2015. The country has been struggling with food security which has led to famine in some areas - however, the scale of the...

Read more ›

Yemen famine worse than initially thought
18th October 2018

Plastic Waste Disposal

The following article examines the movement of plastic waste from the USA.

Read more ›

Plastic Waste Disposal

The net present value ("NPV") method uses an important concept in investment appraisal – discounted cash flows.

Read more ›

Net Present Value (“NPV”) Explained
17th October 2018

Female Doctor Who

For the first time in its 55-year history, the TV show Doctor Who will have a female Doctor (played by Jodie Whittaker) and some people believe that this could change...

Read more ›

Female Doctor Who
16th October 2018

Fracking returns to the UK

It's been a long time since fracking's been in the news, so a new generation of post-16 economists might only have a brief acquaintance with it.

Read more ›

Fracking returns to the UK

This story reveals the power of technology: new restrictions on sulphur dioxide emissions have forced global shipping to look for solutions to make their fuel less polluting. The solution? A...

Read more ›

Out of the frying pan and into the ship
16th October 2018

Climate Report: IPCC

Scientists who have contributed to a recent report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have said that countries must act now to ensure that global temperature rises don...

Read more ›

Climate Report: IPCC

The winners of the Royal Economic Society (RES) Essay Competition for 2018 have just been announced.

Read more ›

Royal Economic Society Essay Competition 2018 - Winners Announced
15th October 2018

The Biz Quiz - 15 October 2018

Another busy week in the business news is covered by this weeks Biz Quiz!

Read more ›

The Biz Quiz - 15 October 2018

Join the tutor2u community

With a tutor2u account you can access extra features to support your teaching & learning.

Subscribe to the daily digest

Curate your own content

Track your training schedule

Manage your resource library

Receive job alerts

Join the community

Already joined? Sign in now ›

A New Home for tutor2u Resources

We've just flicked the switch on moving all our digital resources to instant digital download - via our new subject stores.

For every subject you can now access each digital resource as soon as it is ordered. This will always be the latest edition of each resource too (and we'll update you automatically if there is an upgraded version to use).

Simply add the required resources to your cart, checkout using the usual options and your resources will be available to access immediately via your mytutor2u account.