Economics

Economics Transition Work 2020

It’s important that you begin to think like an Economist!

Here’s what that journey should look like:

Economics 1

To that end please take a look at some of the resources below that challenge you to think of the Economic impacts of various situations.

Here is a link with various activities and information for your transition:
https://www.tutor2u.net/economics/collections/head-start-for-alevel-economics-transition-resource-year-11-students

Below is an article that suggests so far $7 trillion has been spent by governments on fiscal stimulus -
What do you think the impacts might be on taxation in the future? How will we pay for this? Taxes go up? Impacts on Aggregate Demand / Economic Growth? Will this lead to inflation? Unemployment?
https://thecuriouseconomist.com/the-cost-of-the-coronavirus-so-far-7-trillion-and-counting/?fbclid=IwAR2ky9cm6dh93q0rmCoP4CAMdpPVhKH1dCpY219vuhhXKGJYICBaClhZIOs

Think like an economist - 6 things that are booming in the lockdown -
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-52066454

Economics Suggested Reading List