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Sugar tax and offers ban 'would work' - BBC News

Sugar tax and offers ban 'would work' - BBC News | Economics articles | Scoop.it
A sugar tax and a less buy-one-get-one-free deals are part of Public Health England's
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Great article for examining negative consumption externalities
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The Human Development Index - Economic and Social Research Council

The Human Development Index - Economic and Social Research Council | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“Human development: more than economy http://t.co/OTmsh1tZhi #esrc50 achievements of #socialscience @UKaid @oxfam”
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All about HDI including web links to further reading. Great for IB
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UK Labour Market, October 2015 - ONS

UK Labour Market, October 2015 - ONS | Economics articles | Scoop.it
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Lowest unemployment for over 6 years figures released
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Living wage, minimum wage. Politics vs Economics - The Commentator

Living wage, minimum wage. Politics vs Economics - The Commentator | Economics articles | Scoop.it
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potential for IB commentary on minimum prices/wages

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A new way to visualise the global economy - Agenda - The World Economic Forum

A new way to visualise the global economy - Agenda - The World Economic Forum | Economics articles | Scoop.it
A new map by HowMuch.net provides a fascinating perspective on the worldwide economy.
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good for Development Economics

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q3prerelease_1.pdf

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far from being a cashless society the demand fo  cash is growing

 

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UK growth is giving us huge opportunities - Telegraph.co.uk

UK growth is giving us huge opportunities - Telegraph.co.uk | Economics articles | Scoop.it
The UK’s growth today could help lay the foundations for longer-term competitive advantage
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Growth provides incentive for innovation and productivity growth as a workforce cannot prduce nearly 3% extra p.a. without productivity growth

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BUSS4 UK manufacturing - Jaguar Land Rover expands

BUSS4 UK manufacturing - Jaguar Land Rover expands | Economics articles | Scoop.it

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Mansion tax: a threat to the UK economy and an appeal to envy - Telegraph

Mansion tax: a threat to the UK economy and an appeal to envy - Telegraph | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“How much mansion tax will really cost homeowners - income rich or not”
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Good analysis of the proposal and useful for discussing features of "good" taxation
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Election 2015: some important numbers

Election 2015: some important numbers | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“If the economy is to shape the election campaign and result, the past week's data on jobs, pay, inflation and immigrant worker will matter a lot. Here's what they tell us.”
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Pound soars against the dollar and the euro as UK economy grows at fastest ... - This is Money

Pound soars against the dollar and the euro as UK economy grows at fastest ... - This is Money | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“The Bank estimated that the economy grew by 3.1 per cent in 2014 – stronger than the 2.6 per cent rise reported by the Office for National Statistics and the best performance since 2003.”
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UK's Creative Industries Worth £76.9b To Economy 2014 DCMS Figures Reveal

UK's Creative Industries Worth £76.9b To Economy 2014 DCMS Figures Reveal | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“Brand new figures published by the Department for Culture, Media & Sport have revealed that the UK's Creative Industries are now worth £76.9 billlion”
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Nobel Prize for Economics Reflects Issues on UN Development Agenda - Inter Press Service

Nobel Prize for Economics Reflects Issues on UN Development Agenda - Inter Press Service | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“Inter Press Service Nobel Prize for Economics Reflects Issues on UN Development Agenda Inter Press Service UNITED NATIONS, Oct 13 2015 (IPS) - When the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics to Professor Angus...”
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CHART OF THE DAY: Global interest rates are next to nothing, leaving the world economy vulnerable

CHART OF THE DAY: Global interest rates are next to nothing, leaving the world economy vulnerable | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“There are two things that are immediately come to mind when looking at it: that outside of China and India economic growth remains elusive.”
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Little wiggle room on monetary policy and the same should be said of fiscal policy
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bofaml-transforming-world-atlas-2015-08.pdf

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fascinating - just like Gapminder

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Macroeconomics: Crash Course Economics #5 - YouTube

This week, Adriene and Jacob teach you about macroeconomics. This is the stuff of big picture economics, and the major movers in the economy. Like taxes and ...
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fast paced but links to similar videos

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The future of cash - Quarterly Bulletin article - YouTube

Despite some reports that cash is in the final stages of its life, the demand for cash continues to grow. This video filmed in the Bank of England’s cash vau...
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video to accompany previous post on the growing demand for cash

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How migration to UK will increase in the coming years related

15,40,00000 results (0.62 seconds) Search Results In the news Image for the news result How migration to UK will increase in the coming years (related) | Daily ...
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alarmist and one sided.  Good students ought to produce a balanced view from this video.

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Low interest rates could threaten UK economy, warns Bank of England ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Low interest rates could threaten UK economy, warns Bank of England ... - Telegraph.co.uk | Economics articles | Scoop.it
Low interest rates could threaten to slow productivity growth, heighten inequality, and make it harder for the Bank of England to respond to future crises, Kristin Forbes says
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nice balance achieved between stating the benefits of low rates and the potential threats posed

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Italy's birth rate drops to lowest in 150 years

Italy's birth rate drops to lowest in 150 years | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“Fewer babies were born in Italy in 2014 than in any other year since the modern Italian state was formed in 1861, new figures have revealed.”
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Axel Schultze's answer to What gives Germany such a strong economy as compared to the UK and France? - Quora

“My answer to What gives Germany such a strong economy as compared to the UK and France? http://t.co/HW7fbgR3T8”
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Reshoring could bring £15bn lift to UK economy - CITY A.M.

Reshoring could bring £15bn lift to UK economy - CITY A.M. | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“BRINGING the manufacturing of goods back to the UK, or reshoring, could add £15.3bn of GDP to the economy by 2025 as the advantages of th”
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Explores benefits of restoring to UK
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UK economy should be net winner from cheaper oil - Financial Director

UK economy should be net winner from cheaper oil - Financial Director | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“Cheaper oil is good news for most industry sectors, other than those involved in upstream oil production”
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A good example of how a balance in evaluation can be examined with winners and losers
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A2 Micro - Poverty & Inequality: Tutor2u blog with useful web links

A2 Micro - Poverty & Inequality: Tutor2u blog with useful web links | Economics articles | Scoop.it
“ Economics examiners like you to be able to differentiate between two types of poverty. We come out with statements like “of course you don’t get absolute poverty in Britain”. But I’ve just been reminded that it’s not so long ago that some people in the UK lived a very threadbare existence. Even.”
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