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Game Theory and the Greek Economic Crisis

Game Theory and the Greek Economic Crisis | MCB | Scoop.it
Game theory can be described as the mathematical study of decision-making, of conflict and strategy in social situations. It helps explain how we interact in key decision-making processes. In this...
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Connected Economists

Connected Economists is a brand new economics magazine, written by students for students. The four editors, all current A-Level students from schools across th…
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Google’s results: assessing the “big four”

Google’s results: assessing the “big four” | MCB | Scoop.it
America’s “big four” internet-era giants—Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon, sometimes known collectively as GAFA—all announce their quarterly results this week; Google and Amazon complete the set today. Investors will be interested in Google’s efforts to cultivate new sources of revenue beyond advertising (89% of the total in the previous quarter); it faces a growing challenge from Facebook, which reported strong results yesterday. Amazon, meanwhile, has shareholders worrying that it has divers
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Rolls with the punches

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Much of the business of Rolls-Royce, a British engineering firm best known for making jet engines, is concerned with propelling things forward—fast. But...
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Revealed- Jeff Bezos -The man behind Amazon

Revealed- Jeff Bezos -The man behind Amazon | MCB | Scoop.it
A great programme here on Jeff Bezos and his background to starting and leading Amazon.
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The Economist on Twitter

The Economist on Twitter | MCB | Scoop.it
African countries' adherence to law: 1st Botswana; 100th Zimbabwe. Little surprise there http://econ.st/1FuFV79 pic.twitter.com/kgo3x05cjn
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Is Greece at risk of becoming the next Zimbabwe?

Is Greece at risk of becoming the next Zimbabwe? | MCB | Scoop.it
Currency will move centre stage if the near inevitable happens and Greece exits the eurozone
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Prosecco Recall Over Bottle Shattering Reports

Prosecco Recall Over Bottle Shattering Reports | MCB | Scoop.it
The Wine Society is advising people not to drink the affected bottles and arrange for them to be collected as soon as possible.
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Ikea, Ansoff's Matrix and Meatballs in Norwich

Ikea, Ansoff's Matrix and Meatballs in Norwich | MCB | Scoop.it
Ikea's growth strategy for the UK provides a great way to illustrate the power of Ansoff's Matrix and how it links with corporate objectives!
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France cracks down on Uber service after protests - BBC News

France cracks down on Uber service after protests - BBC News | MCB | Scoop.it
France's interior minister orders the closure of the low-cost car-sharing service UberPOP after a day of protests by taxi drivers.
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Network Rail 'too big', says Sir Richard Branson - BBC News

Network Rail 'too big', says Sir Richard Branson - BBC News | MCB | Scoop.it
Network Rail is too big and should be broken up into regional units, Sir Richard Branson tells the BBC.
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The sticky dilemma facing chocolate firms - BBC News

The sticky dilemma facing chocolate firms - BBC News | MCB | Scoop.it
The proposed sale of Thorntons to Ferrero has put the difficulties facing chocolate firms in the spotlight - what do they need to do to succeed?
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Network Rail and Diseconomies of Scale

Network Rail and Diseconomies of Scale | MCB | Scoop.it
Is Network Rail too big? Virgin Rail boss Richard Branson clearly thinks so according to this BBC news report. He is quoted as saying that "Network Rail is far too big a company. I think that...
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Apple’s cash mountain grows to $178bn

Apple’s cash mountain grows to $178bn | MCB | Scoop.it
President Obama and Europe both want a slice of Apple’s offshore reserves
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BlackBerry's UK user base falls to below one million

BlackBerry's UK user base falls to below one million | MCB | Scoop.it
BlackBerry's market share has plummeted in the last two years, and analysts claim it now only has 700,000 users in the UK
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Revealed- Jeff Bezos -The man behind Amazon

Revealed- Jeff Bezos -The man behind Amazon | MCB | Scoop.it
A great programme here on Jeff Bezos and his background to starting and leading Amazon.
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Aldi unveiled as GB Olympic sponsor as it tightens British link

Aldi unveiled as GB Olympic sponsor as it tightens British link | MCB | Scoop.it
Aldi unveiled as GB Olympic sponsor as it tightens British link, Supermarket discounter Aldi has revealed it will sponsor the Olympic team GB as it looks to tighten its association as a British brand. | Marketing Magazine
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Ed Conway on Twitter

Ed Conway on Twitter | MCB | Scoop.it
There is now less money in Greek current accounts than kept as cash (in circulation, safe deposit boxes, mattresses) pic.twitter.com/q6uecF31oH
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Thomas Cook To Hold New Talks On Green Payout

Thomas Cook To Hold New Talks On Green Payout | MCB | Scoop.it
Thomas Cook has yet to agree on a payout amid the row over its handling of the deaths of two children, Sky News learns.
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UK Economy in 2015: AS & A2 Economics Exam Revision Webinar

UK Economy in 2015: AS & A2 Economics Exam Revision Webinar | MCB | Scoop.it
Geoff Riley guides AS & A2 Economics students through the key evidence about the current performance of the UK Economy in 2015 and considers the potential exam questions arising.
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Network Rail 'too big', says Sir Richard Branson - BBC News

Network Rail 'too big', says Sir Richard Branson - BBC News | MCB | Scoop.it
Network Rail is too big and should be broken up into regional units, Sir Richard Branson tells the BBC.
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Tesco: Every little is helping - BBC News

Tesco: Every little is helping - BBC News | MCB | Scoop.it
Simplifying its product range is helping Tesco to slow the decline in its sales.
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Tesco's sales decline in UK slows - BBC News

Tesco's sales decline in UK slows - BBC News | MCB | Scoop.it
Tesco reports a slower rate of decline in sales at its UK stores as it tries to stem the flow of customers switching to discount chains.
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