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Gender pay gap

80% of UK companies and public sectors organisations pay women less than men.

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Global problems

Question 1

  1. Analyse the likely impact on the UK economy, or an economy of your choice, of an increase in government spending on higher education.

  2. What are automatic stabilisers and how do they work?

  3. What are the main disadvantages of an increase in income tax, assuming the economy has an output gap?

  4. What are the main disadvantages of an increase in government spending not matched by an increase in taxation?

 

 


WTO rules

What exactly is the 'most favoured nation' rule?

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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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New materials

Multiple choice papers for Paper Three.

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Savings ratio

Savings ratio falls to lowest level on record.

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