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  • Economics Today Volume 24 (2016-2017)

Economics Today Volume 24 (2016-2017)

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4 upto date magazines published from September till March.

Ideal for all AS and A2 Economics Students

  • Up to 12 articles and shorter
  • features in each issue.
  • 2 AS / Year 1 Level Data Questions and Answers in each issue written by highly experienced examiners.
  • Our Roving Economist will be looking at the Economics behind topics such as Should cannabis use be legalised?; and Uber and its impact.
  • 2 Year 2 articles plus 1 crossover article that links AS / Year 1 and Year 2 in each issue.
  • Everyday Economics: A feature written just before publication which will explain the economic significance of a major topic in the news.
  • Economic Viewpoint: A new feature by Allan Hodge applying an economist’s view on interesting topics in the news.
  • Lots of devices sprinkled throughout to aid learning and understanding such as Remember this; Try this; Highlighted definitions; Examiner’s Tips.
  • AS / Year 1 and Year 2 articles are timed to coincide with the teaching year.
  • Articles flagged to show which Board and Unit they are relevant to.
  • Plus, 2 free ebooks valued at £2.98 each for each subscriber to download to computer, iPad or Kindle.
  • Plus, online and interactive resources available exclusively for subscribers.
  • A number of highly experienced examiners are contributing to our big 44 full-colour pages in each issue.

AS / Year 1 Data Questions and Answers

Each issue will contain 2 data questions and answers. Our authors include former Chair of Examiners
Brian Ellis and Principal Examiner Tony Emery.
The questions will be covering issues including: pricing and externalities; the process of economic change; UK macroeconomic performance; the use and misuse of government subsidies in developing countries and achieving international competitiveness.


Crossover article

One article in each issue is designed to cover elements of both the AS / Year 1 and Year 2 syllabuses.  Articles include:

  •  Is the Phillips Curve dead?
  • Do public expenditure cuts inevitably mean the end of public libraries?
  • Are soaring property prices making homes too unaffordable?
  • Gambling in the UK


Year 2 articles

Two articles in each issue including:

  • Does the multiplier effect exist?
  • Is the UK on target to achieve a public sector surplus by 2019-20
  • Does free health care lead to government failure?
  • Has quantitative easing worked?


Regular features

In this feature Chief Examiner Robert Nutter will provide a short extension to each main article to challenge and equip students who wish to go a little bit deeper.

In this feature, Peter Cramp, Head of Economics, Nottingham High School, will examine contemporary topics including: The implications of the Brexit vote; pricing and the utilities; the struggle to retain newspaper readership and the demise of The Independent.

City Economists will present their own view of the Economy. Our authors include Neil MacKinnon, Global Macro Strategist, VTB Capital and Dr George Buckley, Chief UK Economist, Deutsche Bank.

In this feature, Chief Examiner Robert Nutter of Watford Girls Grammar School will be setting and answering six multiple choice questions, three for AS / Year 1 and three for Year 2.

In this feature Ruth Corderoy will provide insight into basic economics including: What determines aggregate supply in the short run?; the Lorenz curve, Gini coefficient and poverty measurement; and, the Laffer curve.

Allan Hodge will be examining topics including: The economics of Black Friday; What impact has the Rio Olympics had on Brazil; and the WTO and trading deals.

Ruth Tarrant will be taking a look at issues including: University tuition fees; Competition in food retailing; and, How well is the eurozone doing?

Everyday Economics: In this feature Steve Earley will be drawing out the Economics behind an up-to-date news item.

 

Digital, online and interactive

  • Powerpoint presentations which will help teachers access articles for class use.
  • Multiple choice questions and answers will be interactive and online.
  • Crosswords and quizzes on selected articles.
  • Weblinks from all relevant articles including all Taking it Further pieces, helping students to do further guided research.
  • Additional articles from top Examiners.
  • Further information and analysis from our team of contributors.


2 free ebooks for iPad, Kindle or computer

Two 18 page ebooks will be provided completely free with voucher codes given in the magazine to enable subscribers to download the books from our website. You can choose whether to download them to your computer, iPad or Kindle.

The ebook “The World Economy: Stalling or moving forward? will have an access code printed in the September issue and the codes for “The UK and the International Economy 2017” will be give in the March issue, to help with exam revision.

 

4 upto date magazines published from September till March.

Ideal for all AS and A2 Economics Students

  • Up to 12 articles and shorter
  • features in each issue.
  • 2 AS / Year 1 Level Data Questions and Answers in each issue written by highly experienced examiners.
  • Our Roving Economist will be looking at the Economics behind topics such as Should cannabis use be legalised?; and Uber and its impact.
  • 2 Year 2 articles plus 1 crossover article that links AS / Year 1 and Year 2 in each issue.
  • Everyday Economics: A feature written just before publication which will explain the economic significance of a major topic in the news.
  • Economic Viewpoint: A new feature by Allan Hodge applying an economist’s view on interesting topics in the news.
  • Lots of devices sprinkled throughout to aid learning and understanding such as Remember this; Try this; Highlighted definitions; Examiner’s Tips.
  • AS / Year 1 and Year 2 articles are timed to coincide with the teaching year.
  • Articles flagged to show which Board and Unit they are relevant to.
  • Plus, 2 free ebooks valued at £2.98 each for each subscriber to download to computer, iPad or Kindle.
  • Plus, online and interactive resources available exclusively for subscribers.
  • A number of highly experienced examiners are contributing to our big 44 full-colour pages in each issue.

AS / Year 1 Data Questions and Answers

Each issue will contain 2 data questions and answers. Our authors include former Chair of Examiners
Brian Ellis and Principal Examiner Tony Emery.
The questions will be covering issues including: pricing and externalities; the process of economic change; UK macroeconomic performance; the use and misuse of government subsidies in developing countries and achieving international competitiveness.


Crossover article

One article in each issue is designed to cover elements of both the AS / Year 1 and Year 2 syllabuses.  Articles include:

  •  Is the Phillips Curve dead?
  • Do public expenditure cuts inevitably mean the end of public libraries?
  • Are soaring property prices making homes too unaffordable?
  • Gambling in the UK


Year 2 articles

Two articles in each issue including:

  • Does the multiplier effect exist?
  • Is the UK on target to achieve a public sector surplus by 2019-20
  • Does free health care lead to government failure?
  • Has quantitative easing worked?


Regular features

In this feature Chief Examiner Robert Nutter will provide a short extension to each main article to challenge and equip students who wish to go a little bit deeper.

In this feature, Peter Cramp, Head of Economics, Nottingham High School, will examine contemporary topics including: The implications of the Brexit vote; pricing and the utilities; the struggle to retain newspaper readership and the demise of The Independent.

City Economists will present their own view of the Economy. Our authors include Neil MacKinnon, Global Macro Strategist, VTB Capital and Dr George Buckley, Chief UK Economist, Deutsche Bank.

In this feature, Chief Examiner Robert Nutter of Watford Girls Grammar School will be setting and answering six multiple choice questions, three for AS / Year 1 and three for Year 2.

In this feature Ruth Corderoy will provide insight into basic economics including: What determines aggregate supply in the short run?; the Lorenz curve, Gini coefficient and poverty measurement; and, the Laffer curve.

Allan Hodge will be examining topics including: The economics of Black Friday; What impact has the Rio Olympics had on Brazil; and the WTO and trading deals.

Ruth Tarrant will be taking a look at issues including: University tuition fees; Competition in food retailing; and, How well is the eurozone doing?

Everyday Economics: In this feature Steve Earley will be drawing out the Economics behind an up-to-date news item.

 

Digital, online and interactive

  • Powerpoint presentations which will help teachers access articles for class use.
  • Multiple choice questions and answers will be interactive and online.
  • Crosswords and quizzes on selected articles.
  • Weblinks from all relevant articles including all Taking it Further pieces, helping students to do further guided research.
  • Additional articles from top Examiners.
  • Further information and analysis from our team of contributors.


2 free ebooks for iPad, Kindle or computer

Two 18 page ebooks will be provided completely free with voucher codes given in the magazine to enable subscribers to download the books from our website. You can choose whether to download them to your computer, iPad or Kindle.

The ebook “The World Economy: Stalling or moving forward? will have an access code printed in the September issue and the codes for “The UK and the International Economy 2017” will be give in the March issue, to help with exam revision.

 

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