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The Economics Weekly 5 - 16th February 2018

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This week's Weekly 5 covers a variety of topics, from farms to supermarkets, charities to gilts, with a sprinkling of US CPI inflation for good measure!

The fallout from the Oxfam scandal

The remarkable rise of supermarket chain Lidl

The US consumer price index

UK farmland disruption

The UK Gilt market

 

Use our carefully crafted questions to test your students on the latest in world economic news.

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The Economics Weekly 5 - 9th February 2018

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This week's weekly 5 looks at the turbulent stock market, slow productivity growth in the UK, the US trade deficit, an analysis of three possible Brexit scenarios and the elusive third runway at Heathrow.

As ever, plenty of material for in-class discussions and individual questions relating to each story.

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The Economics Weekly 5 - 2nd February 2018

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Some of this week's top Economics related stories:

The continued recovery of the Eurozone

Statistical errors in services data

US crude oil production

The US solar market

Dr Pepper Snapple merger with Keurig Green Mountain

This week's challenges include drawing diagrams, discussing the relevant topics and the application of knowledge to answer questions on deadweight loss and business integration. Some great opportunities for students to demonstrate their skills.

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The Economics Weekly 5 - 26th January 2018

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This week's top 5 Economics stories, as chosen by our team:

The UK pay squeeze, showing inflation rate and annual earnings growth
OBR's January 2018 Welfare Report, looking at the UK benefits system
Bank of England Financial Stability Paper on account imbalances
Pound-Dollar exchange rate
Fox's proposed takeover of the remainder of Sky has been halted by the Competition and Markets Authority

For each topic, we have designed a question to help your students use the skills they have developed in class and apply them to real-world situations.

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The Economics Weekly 5 - 19th January 2018

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This week's Weekly 5 looks at a diverse range of subjects:

China's growing economy

UK sugar tax

The Carillion liquidation

Venezuela's minimum wage rise

The impact of Brexit on Scotland

 

As ever, each subject poses a question to get students thinking about how the study of economics relates to the news today. It should provoke some great class discussions.

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