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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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Economic growth


  1. What are the major costs and benefits of faster economic growth?

  2. If the current level of national income per head in Poland is £10,000 per year and in the UK it is £30,000, does this mean that the average UK citizen is 3 times better off than the average Polish citizen?

  3. Discuss the arguments for a broader definition of economic welfare to include ‘quality of life’ indicators.

  4. Assess whether an indicator of 'happiness' is a valid economic indicator of welbeing.


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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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