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Thatcher’s economy: now and then

Thatcher’s economy: now and then | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
A market economy can be the greatest vehicle for wealth creation, but it can also wreak havoc. Margaret Thatcher gave Britain its first big lesson in both.
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Petrol prices down at supermarkets

Petrol prices down at supermarkets | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
Supermarkets announce petrol price cuts following a fall in the wholesale cost and a more favourable exchange rate.
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Hundreds of Morrisons jobs at risk

Hundreds of Morrisons jobs at risk | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
Nearly 700 jobs could be cut at Morrisons supermarkets as manual cash counting is replaced with machines in back offices.
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KFC to create 1,600 UK jobs in 2013 - Telegraph

KFC to create 1,600 UK jobs in 2013 - Telegraph | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
Fast food retailer KFC is accelerating its investment programme in the UK and Ireland, with plans to create 1,600 new jobs , open more than 40 restaurants and spend £40m giving 160 outlets a facelift.
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Unit 2 Macro: Investment in UK Economy Remains Low

Unit 2 Macro: Investment in UK Economy Remains Low | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
Capital investment spending in the UK has remained below 15% of GDP for four years and there are few strong signs that investment in Britain will rebound strongly in the near term.
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Twitter / tutor2u_econ: A summary of frequent errors ...

Twitter / tutor2u_econ: A summary of frequent errors ... | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
A summary of frequent errors - in my experience it is important not to fall back on AS stuff - keep the level high http://t.co/XlloI0MdLG
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House sales 'at three year high'

House sales 'at three year high' | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
House sales rose to a three-year high in March, while prices also saw a "marked" turnaround, surveyors reported today - the average individual chartered surveyor sold 17 houses in the last three months.
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UK factory output beats forecasts

UK factory output beats forecasts | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
Industrial production rose by more than expected in February, boosting hopes the UK could avoid another recession, but the trade deficit widens.
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Benefit cap 'will encourage work'

Benefit cap 'will encourage work' | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
The government says imposing a cap on benefits will "encourage people into work", as it is introduced in four London boroughs ahead of its roll-out across England, Scotland and Wales.
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Minimum wage to increase to £6.31

Minimum wage to increase to £6.31 | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
The national minimum wage will rise by 12p an hour to £6.31 for adults and by 5p to £5.03 for 18-to-20-year-olds from October.
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'Echoes of the 1930s as world trade hits the brake': 'Sobering' figures show trade grew just 2% in 2012

'Echoes of the 1930s as world trade hits the brake': 'Sobering' figures show trade grew just 2% in 2012 | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
The World Trade Organisation have said trade between nations grew by just 2 per cent last year, figures which director-general Pascal Lamy described as ‘sobering’.
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Unit 2 Macro: Revision on Interest Rates

Unit 2 Macro: Revision on Interest Rates | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
It is now over four years since the Bank of England cut their policy interest rate to 0.5%.
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Promised Land TRAILER (2012) - Matt Damon Movie HD

Subscribe to TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/sxaw6h Subscribe to COMING SOON: http://bit.ly/H2vZUn Promised Land TRAILER (2012) - Matt Damon Movie HD A salesman for ...
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Resources on the Economic Legacy of Margaret Thatcher

Resources on the Economic Legacy of Margaret Thatcher | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
There is huge media coverage of the death of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. In this blog we are pulling together some resources that focus on the economic effects of her 11 year period of office..
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BBC World Service - Business Daily, Thatcher's legacy

BBC World Service - Business Daily, Thatcher's legacy | Economics GCSE | Scoop.it
Margaret Thatcher was a towering international figure but what is her economic legacy?
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Does Stimulus Spending Work?

Find LearnLiberty on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/X9qijG After the housing bubble burst, the Bush and Obama administrations turned to stimulus in an effort to "...
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