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Specialising in Edexcel Economics A-Level, all topics come with a concise, engaging, colourful and specification-specific PowerPoints that clearly break down topics into more manageable chunks. Resources use contemporary news articles and examples to apply theory, plus topics come with detailed revision notes that tell the students precisely what they need to be know for their specification.

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Specialising in Edexcel Economics A-Level, all topics come with a concise, engaging, colourful and specification-specific PowerPoints that clearly break down topics into more manageable chunks. Resources use contemporary news articles and examples to apply theory, plus topics come with detailed revision notes that tell the students precisely what they need to be know for their specification.
20. Supply-Side Policy & Productivity (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 2
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20. Supply-Side Policy & Productivity (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon supply-side policies, both analysing and evaluating the limitations of each. Diagrammatical analysis is included and clearly explained. As part of this topic, productivity is explained and the link between costs and productivity is outlined. A very good article about the UK’s productivity puzzle links supply-side policies to productivity and possible methods of solving this key issue. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
Edexcel  Economics A - Theme 1
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Edexcel Economics A - Theme 1

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Notes, slides and activities. Included is a revision checklist, which links each part of the specification to the resources provided. Slides are engaging, colourful and construct diagrams using a step-by-step method, so that concepts are more accessible for students. Teacher written notes are specific to Edexcel and expand upon the content in the slides. Resources use contemporary, real-life examples to bring the theory to life.
Edexcel  Economics A - Theme 2
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Edexcel Economics A - Theme 2

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Notes, slides and activities. Included is a revision checklist, which links each part of the specification to the resources provided. Slides are engaging, colourful and construct diagrams using a step-by-step method, so that concepts are more accessible for students. Teacher written notes are specific to Edexcel and expand upon the content in the slides. Resources use contemporary, real-life examples to bring the theory to life.
14. Exchange Rate Systems (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 4
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14. Exchange Rate Systems (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 4

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon the different exchange rate systems, as outlined by the specification: floating, fixed and managed. In addition, factors that influence free floating exchange rate systems are explored. Also included is an A* essay answer which has been marked alongside an annotated mark scheme. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
12. Multiplier and Calculations (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2
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12. Multiplier and Calculations (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon the multiplier effect and evaluates the impacts upon aggregate demand. Importantly, the slides breakdown each of the new calculations required by the specification and includes a worksheet to help students learn the formulae. The multiplier is brought to life through contemporary news articles, including Star Wars movies and the 2012 London Olympics. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
16. Oligopoly (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3
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16. Oligopoly (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon the market structure of oligopoly. The assumptions underpinning the theory are explored, in terms of the way firms compete with each other. As part of this, the kinked demand curve is also explored - although not in the specification explicitly, this theory is frequently included in mark schemes and makes for excellent analysis. In the next set of resources (number 17), game theory and collusion are explored. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
End of Topic Test - Topic 1.3 - Edexcel GCSE Business
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End of Topic Test - Topic 1.3 - Edexcel GCSE Business

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This 60-minute test uses the exam technique for the command words: Explain, justify, calculate and outline. Calculate questions must be answered on the line within a box and so all questions adhere to this requirement. Included is also a shortened version of the test. This test focuses specifically upon content in topic 1.3 only. Also included is a detailed mark scheme and provisional grade boundaries.
19. Monetary Policy (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2
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19. Monetary Policy (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon interest rates and quantitative easing (monetary policy). Clear worksheets link to the slides and breakdown what is required by the specification. Articles are also included to apply the theory to contemporary examples and a step-by-step guide to quantitative easing makes learning this often challenging concept more accessible. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
10. LRAS Aggregate Supply (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2
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10. LRAS Aggregate Supply (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon aggregate supply. This is the second less sequence on AS and focuses specifically on LRAS. Both the Keynesian and Monetarist/Classical LRAS curves are explored in details, using interactive slides which break the concepts down to make it more accessible to learn. Details about what moves LRAS are explored and linked to a scenario activity. Further analysis is contextualised using Japan as a simple news article example. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
18. Fiscal Policy (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2
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18. Fiscal Policy (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly three) focuses upon government spending and taxation (fiscal policy). The UK’s government debt is also touched upon, as a consequence of expansionary fiscal policy. Lots of video links are included to apply to contemporary examples and excellent emphasis is placed upon austerity, with a very clear article which evaluates and analyses the policy. In addition, an A* exemplar answer has been marked and included, along with an annotated mark scheme and data response question. Resources included are: Marked essay exemplar answers and annotated mark schemes for essay question activity Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
4. Globalisation and Business - Topic 2.1 - Edexcel GCSE Business - Theme 2
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4. Globalisation and Business - Topic 2.1 - Edexcel GCSE Business - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses on expansion overseas and how the marketing mix should be adapted. These resources also focus upon trade blocs and the impact upon business exports. All resources are methodically and carefully planned. Every resources includes a set of colourful, engaging and accurate slides that clearly outline the specification section at the beginning and fully correspond with all of the worksheets. Activities include real-life articles which bring the theory to life, using contemporary and interesting examples that students can engage with. All resources include links to interesting videos to apply the concepts, including Dragons Den. Finally, the ‘TEXTBOOK Qs’ Word document is a worksheet that links up with the Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Business textbook by Ian Marcouse. The questions on this worksheet link up perfectly to each chapter of the textbook and maintains a focus upon the specification requirements of Edexcel. You won’t be disappointed up this set of engaging, interesting and effective set of resources!
16. Unemployment plus Immigration (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 2
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16. Unemployment plus Immigration (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly three) focuses upon the different types of unemployment and analyses them diagrammatically using the clear, concise slides. The new specification also requires that the link between immigration and unemployment is explored, which is dealt with in the second half of these slides and resources. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
15. Inflation (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2
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15. Inflation (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon inflation and diagrammatical analysis both demand-pull and cost-push inflation. The impacts of inflation are also explored and how increasing prices erodes the value of money is explained with clear images (see preview image). Inflation, disinflation and deflation are all clear distinguished and explained. These resources also include lots of exam practice questions and an exemplar A* marked student answer, accompanied by an annotated mark scheme. Resources included are: Marked essay exemplar answers and annotated mark schemes for essay question activity Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
04. AD Investment (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2
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04. AD Investment (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 2

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon the AD component of investment. It explores factor which influences the level of investment and includes notes on Animal Spirits, which is new to the A-Level specification. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
2. Technology and Business - Topic 1.5 - Edexcel GCSE Business - Theme 1
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2. Technology and Business - Topic 1.5 - Edexcel GCSE Business - Theme 1

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two) covers the impacts of technology upon business and also explores why cash is no longer ‘king’, as a result of electronic payment systems - as required by the specification. All resources are methodically and carefully planned. Every resources includes a set of colourful, engaging and accurate slides that clearly outline the specification section at the beginning and fully correspond with all of the worksheets. Activities include real-life articles which bring the theory to life, using contemporary and interesting examples that students can engage with. All resources include links to interesting videos to apply the concepts, including Dragons Den. Finally, the ‘TEXTBOOK Qs’ Word document is a worksheet that links up with the Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Business textbook by Ian Marcouse. The questions on this worksheet link up perfectly to each chapter of the textbook and maintains a focus upon the specification requirements of Edexcel. You won’t be disappointed up this set of engaging, interesting and effective set of resources!
04. Globalisation (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 4
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04. Globalisation (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 4

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon the benefits and drawbacks of globalisation from the perspective of developing and developed nations. The detailed notes keep the topic on track with what the specification requires and also included is an article discussing the changes in global income. The resources contain a link to an excellent 50 min documentary. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
01. Objectives of Firms (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3
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01. Objectives of Firms (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

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This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon the objectives of firms, namely profit satisficing and principal-agent problem. These resources also start to help students develop an understanding of how firms begin and uses a Dragons Den activity of apply the point. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
02. Numerical Comparative Advantage (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 4
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02. Numerical Comparative Advantage (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 4

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This sequence of lessons (roughly one or two) focuses upon the numerical interpretations for the theory of comparative advantage. Clear slides and work sheet activities make this concept very clear. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
Theme 1 - Edexcel Economics A - Check List
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Theme 1 - Edexcel Economics A - Check List

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Use this FREE revision checklist to see how the Edexcel specification links up to the resources available in the Magichael Economics Shop. Clearly and easily link each specification topic to the resources available online. The check list contains tips and extra details as to what students need to learn.
Theme 3 - Edexcel Economics A - Check List
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Theme 3 - Edexcel Economics A - Check List

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Use this FREE revision checklist to see how the Edexcel specification links up to the resources available in the Magichael Economics Shop. Clearly and easily link each specification topic to the resources available online. The check list contains tips and extra details as to what students need to learn.