Friday, November 30, 2018

Air pollution: Madrid bans old cars to reduce emissions

Thanks to the BBC
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-46403397
and tutor2u (inc video)
https://www.tutor2u.net/economics/blog/madrid-bans-polluting-cars-from-the-city-centre

Should we ban festive "coffee" drinks?

Possibly if you read this
https://www.birminghammail.co.uk/whats-on/food-drink-news/revealed-shocking-amount-sugar-coffee-15417010

MRP theory

Thanks to econfix
http://blog.elearneconomics.com/a2-economics-marginal-revenue-product-theory/

Perfect competition

Thanks to econfix
http://blog.elearneconomics.com/a2-revision-the-perfectly-competitive-firm-and-the-market/

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Why trade deficits aren't that bad

https://theconversation.com/why-trade-deficits-arent-so-bad-104358?utm_medium=amptwitter&utm_source=twitter

Is GDP an adequate measure of development?

Thanks to tutor2u for finding this

Inflation data from the BBC

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45886791

Canada legalises cannabis for recreational use

Thanks to Sky
https://news.sky.com/story/canada-legalises-cannabis-for-recreational-use-11527820

Real wages

Great graph to illustrate this idea in this BBC article
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45875599

Wage Price Spiral and the Long Run Phillips Curve

Thanks to econfix
http://blog.elearneconomics.com/a2-economics-wage-price-spiral-and-the-long-run-phillips-curve-2/

Perfect competition mindmap

Thanks to econfix
http://blog.elearneconomics.com/a2-revision-perfect-competition-2/

Hyperinflation causes and ends

Thanks to econfix
http://blog.elearneconomics.com/as-economics-hyperinflation-causes-and-ends/

Land reclamation in the Netherlands

Great map
https://brilliantmaps.com/netherlands-land-reclamation/