Edexcel Economics A Student Guide: Theme 1 Introduction to markets and market failure

Author: Mark Gavin

Publisher: Philip Allan

ISBN: 1471843378

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 96

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Reinforce your understanding throughout the course. Clear topic summaries with sample questions and answers will help you improve your exam technique to achieve higher grades. Written by experienced examiner Mark Gavin, this Student Guide for Economics: - Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the AS and A-level specifications - Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide - Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions - Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research

Edexcel Economics a Theme 1

Introduction to Markets and Market Failure

Author: Brendan Casey

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781515238980

Category:

Page: 88

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This book is intended as both a revision guide and student notes for Edexcel Economics A Theme 1: Introduction to markets and market failure Topics covered: basic economic problem, factors of production, opportunity cost, economic systems, demand/supply, market clearing, elasticities, incidence of taxation, market failure, public goods, private goods. Detailed examples of market failure covered: road pricing, healthcare, higher education, new airports and runways, buffer stock schemes, agriculture, pollution, fishing. Although mainly aimed at the Edexcel A Level syllabus it may also have relevance for other students on other economics courses post-16 or degree level.

Edexcel A level Economics A

Author: Peter Smith

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471830020

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

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Develop your students' knowledge of economic themes 1 and 2 of the Edexcel specification and put theory into context, with focused case studies and practice activities. Maximise their potential in Edexcel A level Economics A with this Edexcel-endorsed textbook, which includes topic-by-topic guidance from Peter Smith: - Keep your students' up to date with the rapidly changing world: new exciting case studies will help them analyse and evaluate - Build their quantitative skills with worked examples and practice activities throughout the book - Ensure they can explain key economic concepts and issues accurately and effectively: learn the key terms throughout the text and in the theme-by-theme glossaries - Feel confident in their exam skills: put what they learn into practice with activities and practice questions Contents Theme 1 Introduction to markets and market failure - Chapter 1 The nature of economics - Chapter 2 The nature of demand - Chapter 3 The nature of supply - Chapter 4 How markets work: price determination - Chapter 5 How markets work: the price mechanism in action - Chapter 6 Market failure and externalities - Chapter 7 Market failure: public goods and information gaps - Chapter 8 Government intervention and government failure Theme 1 key terms Theme 1 practice questions Theme 2 The UK economy - performance and policies - Chapter 9 Measures of economic performance: economic growth - Chapter 10 Measures of economic performance: inflation, unemployment and the balance of payments - Chapter 11 Aggregate demand - Chapter 12 Aggregate supply - Chapter 13 National income and macroeconomic equilibrium - Chapter 14 Economic growth - Chapter 15 Macroeconomic policy objectives - Chapter 16 Macroeconomic policies Theme 2 key terms Theme 2 practice questions Index

Edexcel as Economics Student Unit Guide

Unit 1 Competitive Markets - How They Work and Why They Fail

Author: Mark Gavin

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 9781444147827

Category: Economics

Page: 96

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Perfect for revision, these guides explain the unit requirements, summarise the content and include specimen questions with graded answers. Each full-colour New Edition Student Unit Guide provides ideal preparation for your unit exam: - Feel confident you understand the unit: each guide comprehensively covers the unit content and includes topic summaries, knowledge check questions and a reference index- Get to grips with the exam requirements: the specific skills on which you will be tested are explored and explained- Analyse exam-style questions: graded student responses will help you focus on areas where you can improve your exam technique and performance CONTENTS: Content Guidance - What is the nature of economics? - What determines the demand for a good or service in a market? - What determines the supply of a good or service in a market? - What determines the equilibrium price or wage in a market? - Why do some markets fail? - How do governments attempt to correct market failure and what is government failure? Supported multiple-choice questions Paper 1: The nature of economics Paper 2: The demand for goods and services Paper 3: The supply of goods and services Paper 4: Market failure and government filure Data-response questions Q1: The housing market in England Q2: The oil and petrol markets Q3: Road traffic growth Q4: UK healthcare provision

My Revision Notes: Edexcel AS Economics Second Edition

Author: Quintin Brewer,Rachel Cole

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471842002

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 112

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Manage your own revision with step-by-step support from experienced author Quintin Brewer. Use specific examples to place economic theory in a real-world context. Apply economic terms accurately with the help of definitions and key words. - Plan and pace your revision with the revision planner - Use the expert tips to clarify key points - Avoid making typical mistakes with expert advice - Test yourself with end-of-topic questions and answers and tick off each topic as you complete it - Get exam ready with last minute quick quizzes at www.hoddereducation.co.uk/myrevisionnotes

Economics A -- Edexcel AS/A Level Year 1

Theme 1- Introduction to Markets and Market Failure

Author: Peter Davis

Publisher: Philip Allan

ISBN: 9781471844577

Category:

Page: 48

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Our Student Workbooks build students' understanding, developing the confidence and exam skills they need, whilst providing ready prepared lesson solutions. - Prepare students to meet the demands of the new specification by improving quantitative skills and practising exam technique - Reinforce and apply topic understanding as classwork or extension tasks, or with revision - Create opportunities for independent learning and self-assessment with answers online - Supplement key resources such as textbooks with time-saving and economical lesson solutions for both specialist and non-specialist teachers

Edexcel Economics Student Guide 1

Author: Mark Gavin

Publisher: Philip Allan

ISBN: 9781471843365

Category:

Page: 96

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Written by experienced examiner Mark Gavin, this Student Guide for Economics: - Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the AS and A-level specifications - Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide - Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions - Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research

Edexcel Economics a Student Guide: Theme 3 Business Behaviour and the Labour Market

Author: Marwan Mikdadi,Rachel Cole

Publisher: Philip Allan

ISBN: 9781471856853

Category:

Page: 96

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Written by experienced examiner Marwan Mikdadi, this Student Guide for Economics: -Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the A-level specifications -Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide -Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions -Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research

Edexcel Economics A Student Guide: Theme 4 A global perspective

Author: Quintin Brewer

Publisher: Philip Allan

ISBN: 1471857824

Category: Study Aids

Page: 104

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Written by experienced examiner Quintin Brewer, this Student Guide for Economics: -Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the A-level specifications -Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide -Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions -Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research

Edexcel AS Economics Student Unit Guide: Unit 1 New Edition Competitive Markets - How They Work and Why They Fail

Author: Mark Gavin

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444147846

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 96

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Written by a senior examiner, Mark Gavin, this Edexcel AS Economics Student Unit Guide is the essential study companion for Unit 1: Competitive Markets - How They Work and Why They Faill. This full-colour book includes all you need to know to prepare for your unit exam: clear guidance on the content of the unit, with topic summaries, knowledge check questions and a quick-reference index, examiner's advice throughout, so you will know what to expect in the exam and will be able to demonstrate the skills required and exam-style questions, with graded student responses, so you can see clearly what is required to get a better grade.

Edexcel As Economics Unit 1 Competitive Markets

How They Work and Why They Fail

Author: Brendan Casey

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781499787184

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 92

View: 6419

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This book is intended as both a revision guide and student notes for Edexcel AS Economics Unit 1: Competitive Markets - How they work and why they fail. Topics covered: factors of production, opportunity cost, economic systems, demand/supply, market clearing, elasticities, incidence of taxation, market failure, public goods, private goods. Detailed examples of market failure covered: road pricing, healthcare, higher education, new airports and runways, buffer stock schemes, agriculture, national minimum wage, labour immobility, fishing. Although mainly aimed at the Edexcel A Level syllabus it may also have relevance for other students on other economics courses post-16 or degree level.

Economics A -- Edexcel AS/A-Level Year 1

Theme 2 - The UK Economy, Performance and Policies

Author: Andrew Sykes

Publisher: Philip Allan

ISBN: 9781471844584

Category:

Page: 48

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Our Student Workbooks build students' understanding, developing the confidence and exam skills they need, whilst providing ready prepared lesson solutions. - Reinforce and apply topic understanding as classwork or extension tasks, or with revision - Prepare students to meet the demands of the new specification by practising exam technique - Create opportunities for independent learning and self-assessment with answers online - Supplement key resources such as textbooks - Time-saving and economical lesson solutions for both specialist and non-specialist teachers

AQA A-level Spanish (includes AS)

Author: Tony Weston,José García Sánchez,Mike Thacker

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471858103

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 320

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Our Student Book has been approved by AQA. Support the transition from GCSE and through the new A-level specification with a single textbook that has clear progression through four defined stages of learning suitable for a range of abilities. We have developed a completely new textbook designed specifically to meet the demands of the new 2016 specification. The Student Book covers both AS and A-level in one textbook to help students build on and develop their language skills as they progress throughout the course. - Exposes students to authentic target language material with topical stimulus, and film and literature tasters for every work - Supports the transition from GCSE with clear progression through four stages of learning: transition, AS, A-level and extension - Builds grammar and translation skills with topic-related practice and a comprehensive grammar reference section - Develops language skills with a variety of tasks, practice questions and research activities - Gives students the tools they need to succeed with learning strategies throughout - Prepares students for the assessment with advice on essay-writing and the new individual research project Audio resources to accompany the Student Book can be purchased in several ways: 1) as part of the Dynamic Learning Teaching and Learning resource, 2) downloaded separately, 3) as part of the Student eTextbook. The audio resources are not part of the AQA approval process.

Student book

Author: Alain Anderton

Publisher: Longman

ISBN: 9781405892285

Category: Economics

Page: 636

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Edexcel's own resources for the new Edexcel GCE Economics specification

Markets and Market Failure

Author: Stephen C. R. Munday

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435330507

Category: Capitalism

Page: 124

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Markets and Market Failure provides a comprehensive introduction to this important area.