Saturday, September 20, 2014

Unit 1: Positive and negative externalities from the Kenyan flower industry

Nice clip from the BBC raising many issues regarding Africa growing flowers for Europe

Unit 1: Demand and supply of loom bands

Thanks to tutor2u for this activity

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Unit 1: The economic problem: Who gets the goods produced

An interesting solution to scarce resources in Venezuela; fingerprinting(!) reports the BBC

Unit 1: Welsh assembly plan to stop smoking in cars

.If you have a child in the car, a £50 fine reports BBC Wales

Unit 2: EU unemployment

Thanks to economicshelp for this

Unit 2: Why is the AD curve downward sloping?

Thanks to economicshelp for this

Unit 2: Exchange rates

Thanks to economicshelp for this explanation

Unit 2: The effect of contractionary fiscal policy in Japan

As you would expect, reports Sky

Unit 2: A more accurate measure of output? Drugs and prostitution boost GDP

So reports Sky
and the BBC audio

Saturday, September 06, 2014