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BHS to be wound down as rescue attempt fails - BBC News

BHS to be wound down as rescue attempt fails - BBC News | Forest School:  GCSE Business and Economics | Scoop.it
UK department store chain BHS is to be wound down, putting 11,000 jobs at risk, after attempts to find a buyer failed.
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▶ Ep. 1 of 5 - The Hockey Stick of Human Prosperity - YouTube

In this series, Professor Don Boudreaux explores the question economists have been asking since the era of Adam Smith -- what creates wealth? On a timeline o...
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Gazillionaire - Business & Money Management Games

Gazillionaire - Business & Money Management Games | Forest School:  GCSE Business and Economics | Scoop.it
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A fun space trading game which will give you an insight into lots of business and economics concepts.

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The 10 Things In Economics That Everybody Should Know

The 10 Things In Economics That Everybody Should Know | Forest School:  GCSE Business and Economics | Scoop.it
Balaji Viswanathan outlines the top ten things you need to know about economics.
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alexkayser's comment, October 7, 2013 12:54 PM
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This article was very useful because it enabled me to get a great understanding of various terms and important things related to economics.
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Cash is king- cash flow

Cash is king- cash flow | Forest School:  GCSE Business and Economics | Scoop.it

Jasmine Montgomery quit as the managing director of a brand consultancy to form ‘Seven Brands’. A few months in, the self-financed business had run out of cash – but customers started paying their bills just in time.


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▶ What is Economics? - YouTube

Defining economics in plain terms.
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A short, clear intoduction to Economics

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▶ Ep. 2 of 5 - Division of Labor: Burgers and Ships - YouTube

A simple example of hamburgers being made at home versus at a restaurant can help illuminate the explosion of prosperity since the Industrial Revolution. The...
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Q&A: What is inflation?

Q&A: What is inflation? | Forest School:  GCSE Business and Economics | Scoop.it
What is inflation, how is it calculated and why is the measure important. We explain all.
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What is quantitative easing?

What is quantitative easing? | Forest School:  GCSE Business and Economics | Scoop.it
The Bank of England injects more money into the economy via quantitative easing, but what exactly is "QE"?
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