Official Edexcel Economics A Unit 2:The UK Economy- Performance and Policies - 23 May

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This is the official thread for this unit. Please message me any resources you find useful and I will post them here to the original post. Image

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http://www.economicshelp.org/blog/ their model answers are absolutely ace.

Lots of resources at: http://aleveleconomicssuccess.com/

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http://www.theguardian.com/business/economics

http://www.economist.com/

http://beta.tutor2u.net/economics/blog
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Lots of resources at: http://aleveleconomicssuccess.com/
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Follow the instructions on the notes, well recommended. It has seriously improved my grades since the jan exam.

http://technocratnotes.com/wp-conten...-A-Theme-2.pdf
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oh my god! thank you so so much for this!! >.< :'D
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Does anyone know any resources for the Unit 2 multiple choice questions? Obviously because they're new to the spec this year there's no actual past papers but I really want to test my basic mark questions before going back after Easter. Thanks
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You can use the specimen paper questions found at http://aleveleconomicssuccess.com/new-spec

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Does anyone know any resources for the Unit 2 multiple choice questions? Obviously because they're new to the spec this year there's no actual past papers but I really want to test my basic mark questions before going back after Easter. Thanks
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I am currently studying A2, but last year I got an A on both Unit 1 and Unit 2 of the AS Edexcel course, so if you have any questions feel free to ask me
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(Original post by .JC.)
I am currently studying A2, but last year I got an A on both Unit 1 and Unit 2 of the AS Edexcel course, so if you have any questions feel free to ask me
Thanks man
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Revision tip for Unit 2 macroeconomics. Ensure you know the main macroeconomic objectives. Make up an acronym to remember them so that you can discuss them in responses. For example try GUBI:
Growth
Unemployment
Balance of Payments
Inflation
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Top Tip: Write at supernatural speed so we can finish the paper, unlike Theme 1 where I think they expected us to write with both hands at the same time.
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[QUOTE=mapotts53;64859571]Revision tip for Unit 2 macroeconomics. Ensure you know the main macroeconomic objectives. Make up an acronym to remember them so that you can discuss them in responses. For example try GUBI:
Growth
Unemployment
Balance of Payments
Inflation[/QUOTE

Also the correction of Market Failure, the distribution of Income and Environmental Protection.
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Who wants a prediction? I'm feeling pretty confident I know what's gonna come up
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Predictions are dodgy. Better to revise thoroughly and be prepared for anything on the specification.
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Who wants a prediction? I'm feeling pretty confident I know what's gonna come up
Go for it! If it's anything like yesterday's paper, it will be exactly like the June 2015 old spec one.
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oh my god! thank you so so much for this!! >.< :'D
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Does anyone know any resources for the Unit 2 multiple choice questions? Obviously because they're new to the spec this year there's no actual past papers but I really want to test my basic mark questions before going back after Easter. Thanks
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Top Tip: Write at supernatural speed so we can finish the paper, unlike Theme 1 where I think they expected us to write with both hands at the same time.
Finally on the apple appstore
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I need to get close to full marks for this... this needs to pull up my Paper 1.
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Just how hard is the Macro paper gonna be? Judging on how badly I did on the micro, it's gonna be hell
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I am currently studying A2, but last year I got an A on both Unit 1 and Unit 2 of the AS Edexcel course, so if you have any questions feel free to ask me
how does inflation, interest rates and exchange rate affect each other?
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hey

Inflation,Interest rate and exchange rates have relationship with each other because if the inflation rate of the economy is increased then where as the govt would increase the interest rate.High interest rate mean then the foreign savers would be better off since by saving in the local economy as a result of that more local currency would be demanded in which case the local currency would be appreciated causing the exports to be less competitive and imports to be much cheaper.
The vice versa could be happened if the inflation rate in the economy is reduced.
Hope this is helpful
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(Original post by mapotts53)
Revision tip for Unit 2 macroeconomics. Ensure you know the main macroeconomic objectives. Make up an acronym to remember them so that you can discuss them in responses. For example try GUBI:
Growth
Unemployment
Balance of Payments
Inflation
I use the acronym BIGUP:

Balance of Payments
Inflation
Growth
Unemployment
Paying off the debt
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