Edexcel A level Economics A Book 1
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Hodder Education
Develop your students’ knowledge of themes 1 and 2 of the Edexcel specification and put theory into context with focused case studies and practice activities.
Exam Board: EdexcelLevel: AS/A-levelSubject: EconomicsFirst Teaching: September 2015First Exam: June 2016Develop your students’ knowledge of 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 questionsContentsTheme 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 failureTheme 1 key termsTheme 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 policiesTheme 2 key termsTheme 2 practice questionsIndex
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