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    (Original post by Kitkat5)
    Quite difficult though- when was the referendum planned? Because they make the papers in advance- apparently like 18 months beforehand
    Yeah they do

    The same thing happened in business

    EU was the only topic to be tested before the end of the spec and it was anticipated it would come up because of the whole referendum but it didn't

    So economics teacher said same thing will probably happen with economics



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    (Original post by SimranAli)
    Yeah they do

    The same thing happened in business

    EU was the only topic to be tested before the end of the spec and it was anticipated it would come up because of the whole referendum but it didn't

    So economics teacher said same thing will probably happen with economics



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    Yeah but EU is a whole section on section B so EU is definitely going to come up- we just aren't sure it'll be about leaving it
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    (Original post by SimranAli)
    Very doubt anything about leaving the Eu would come up because it is such a predictable topic this year with the whole referendum going on


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    I agree, it is too predictable.
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    (Original post by Kitkat5)
    Yeah but EU is a whole section on section B so EU is definitely going to come up- we just aren't sure it'll be about leaving it
    Think he's referring to the referendum
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    Has anyone got any good context that could be applied? no topic in specific
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    Hey guys Ive attached the 2015 paper that I found in another thread!
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    and does anyone have any sort of predictions for this?
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    (Original post by Kitkat5)
    Quite difficult though- when was the referendum planned? Because they make the papers in advance- apparently like 18 months beforehand
    Yeah I wish there was like some simple website which just told you the top news prior to a date (so like December 2014 or Jan 2015 for us). Would be so helpful if it did exist.
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    (Original post by Kitkat5)
    Yeah but EU is a whole section on section B so EU is definitely going to come up- we just aren't sure it'll be about leaving it
    You mean section A right?
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    Can't tell if I know everything quite well or I have no clue at all :/ Then again I felt the same way about the ECON 3 exam and that seemed to go well. Ahh well 2 days then FREEDOM and I can play league again. Thank **** for that.
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    (Original post by poushpaaa)
    Hey guys Ive attached the 2015 paper that I found in another thread!
    Is this the actual paper or the one they discarded?
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    (Original post by Nutcaserob)
    Is this the actual paper or the one they discarded?
    the one that we were supposed to get last year
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    (Original post by Kitkat5)
    Using the data and your knowledge of economics, evaluate thelikely impact on the UK economy of ther EU countries attempting to reduce theirpublic sector debt at thes same time - how would you guys answer this?
    did this for my mock. theres a lot to talk about but the key focus is the bit at the end where it says 'at the same time'. so you can use analysis of like decreased spending in areas such as welfare benefits or possibly the use of expenditure switching policies which tries to redirect spending to sectors of the economy that needs it, for example our exporting firms who face fierce competition atm. but then you can evaluate by saying if the eu is also decreasing their public sector debt then the uk govt switching policies may be relatively futile as the demand from the eu (our main exporter) will be also reduced, further deteriorating our bofp.
    stuff along those lines but you can definitely evaluate with the fact that the eu is decreasing 'at the same time'
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    (Original post by poushpaaa)
    the one that we were supposed to get last year
    The mark scheme for it is online though I'm not sure they will use those questions, god I hope not paper doesnt look nice to me.
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    (Original post by Nutcaserob)
    The mark scheme for it is online though I'm not sure they will use those questions, god I hope not paper doesnt look nice to me.
    i know! have you got any predictions on what may come up?

    Im hoping a question on unemployment comes up but highly doubt it would.
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    (Original post by poushpaaa)
    i know! have you got any predictions on what may come up?

    Im hoping a question on unemployment comes up but highly doubt it would.
    Yeah I really want unemployment to come up and no I'm not great with predictions.
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    Anyone got a plan for how decreasing oil prices affect macroeconomic objectives? Anybodyyyyyy.....
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    How would loan able funds theory be put into a question? Or what question would it go with


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    (Original post by SmartStudent24)
    Anyone got a plan for how decreasing oil prices affect macroeconomic objectives? Anybodyyyyyy.....
    http://www.economicshelp.org/blog/15...r-the-economy/
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    does anyone have candidate exemplars they can share please i can only find one online
 
 
 
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