Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Full employment and the NAIRU

Thanks to econfix
http://blog.elearneconomics.com/full-v-fulfilling-employment-2/

Friday, February 16, 2018

Sustainable economic growth: Addis Ababa

Great clip from the BBC. Lots of positive and negative externalities as well
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/business-43086997/energy-from-rubbish-to-power-addis-ababa
and a similar plant in Hull
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/business-43086997/energy-from-rubbish-to-power-addis-ababa
and power from nappies!
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/business-43086997/energy-from-rubbish-to-power-addis-ababa
and power from poo in Accra
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-africa-34802143/cop21-ghana-s-green-energy-gamble-on-poo-power

Income inequality: Consultants

Thanks to the BBC
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-43077465

Is this a case of information failure?

If so, what if any actions should the government take?
https://news.sky.com/story/household-items-like-perfume-as-bad-as-cars-for-pollution-scientists-say-11252527
and
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-43084642

Financial Economics: Financial Stability in the UK Economy (Revision Webinar)

Thanks to tutor2u
https://www.tutor2u.net/economics/reference/financial-economics-financial-stability-in-the-uk-economy-revision-webinar?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Economics%20daily%20digest%20Fri%2016th%20February%202018&utm_content=Economics%20daily%20digest%20Fri%2016th%20February%202018+CID_67a596623c1545ca7141ff662f349446&utm_source=CampMonitor&utm_term=Financial%20Economics%20Financial%20Stability%20in%20the%20UK%20Economy%20Revision%20Webinar%20Student%20videos%20In%20this%20revision%20webinar%20we%20look%20at%20why%20maintaining%20financial%20stability%20has%20become%20increasingly%20important%20for%20UK%20policy-makers%20in%20the%20aftermath%20of%20the%20Great%20Recession%20that%20followed%20the%20Global%20Financial