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Brexit latest. UK Election called for 12th December.

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A new football stadium is planned for a town. Make a list of the private costs and benefits and the external costs and benefits associated with the building and running of the stadium.

Benefits Costs

Utility gained by spectators
Revenue and profits to football cubs
Revenue and profit to stadium owners

Construction costs
Maintenance costs
Marketing and advertising costs
External Employment in the area
Custom to local businesses
Revenue to transport companies
Congestion on match days
Fall in property values in the immediate vicinity


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UK economy contracts by 0.2% in 2nd quarter of 2019.

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Model agencies collude to fix rates

Regulators find leading model agencies guilty of price fixing.

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Customs unions

Costs and benefits of customs unions.

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Savings ratio

Savings ratio falls to lowest level on record.

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