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US-China trade

Tensions raised as tit-for-tat trade dispute escalates. 

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Model agencies collude to fix rates

Regulators find leading model agencies guilty of price fixing.

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Alternative finance

Report on the growth of alternative finance.

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Global problems

Question 1

  1. Analyse the likely impact on the UK economy, or an economy of your choice, of an increase in government spending on higher education.

  2. What are automatic stabilisers and how do they work?

  3. What are the main disadvantages of an increase in income tax, assuming the economy has an output gap?

  4. What are the main disadvantages of an increase in government spending not matched by an increase in taxation?



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Sainsbury's-Asda merger

Sainsbury's and Asda confirm merger plans.

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Customs unions

Costs and benefits of customs unions.

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New materials

Multiple choice papers for Paper Three.

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Brexit update

Article 50

What trading options are available to the UK?

Savings ratio

Savings ratio falls to lowest level on record.

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Tax avoidance

Double Irish - and a Dutch Sandwich more..

The OECD presents its final package for reform of international tax rules..more

Bank of England - cuts interest rates to 0.25%..more.

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