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Predictions and opinions on OCR Economics A level papers...
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Predictions for 25 markers in macro and micro OCR?
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Here are some

Econplusdal: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yj0UdM30FNI

25 markers that came up last year I know because I'm resitting the exam so these are probably unlikely this year

Buffer Stock
Monopoly
Planned market vs Private
Cross elasticities of demand
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Micro: unlikely to be Monopoly, there could be monopolistic/oligopoly/perfect competition. I reckon Labour Markets will come up as its barely come up in the previous years. Cross elasticities is a possibility as it was answered badly last year. Buffer stock is easy just have a look at it in case it comes up. Nationalisation and privatisation might come up as well.
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Yeah, I agree with u, maybe contestable markets as well. I hope any questions on labour markets are not too hard cause I hate that part of the course
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Micro: unlikely to be Monopoly, there could be monopolistic/oligopoly/perfect competition. I reckon Labour MaYrkets will come up as its barely come up in the previous years. Cross elasticities is a possibility as it was answered badly last year. Buffer stock is easy just have a look at it in case it comes up. Nationalisation and privatisation might come up as well.
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Did anything on market failure come up last year?
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Just buffer stock 25 marker
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I agree with all youre points except that nationalisation isn't in the OCR spec
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Micro: unlikely to be Monopoly, there could be monopolistic/oligopoly/perfect competition. I reckon Labour Markets will come up as its barely come up in the previous years. Cross elasticities is a possibility as it was answered badly last year. Buffer stock is easy just have a look at it in case it comes up. Nationalisation and privatisation might come up as well.
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Do you think the gig economy will come up?
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I doubt it, its quite a vague topic area, maybe in an 8/12 marker
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Same as state provision I guess
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I agree with all youre points except that nationalisation isn't in the OCR spec
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How did you guys find it?
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It wasn’t bad. Struggled with timing badly tho
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Not too bad, I was happy with the 25 markers, my 12 marker was pretty dodgy though
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It was quite difficult compared to other past papers but fair play to those who called the exam questions... Especially the gig economy
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For that monopolistic competition equilibrium thing, did you guys just shift AC or did you shift MC aswell
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What did to do for the 4 mark graph question? Was it falling AC and MC?
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That's what I did but some people said you only needed to shift AC
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I shifted AC, 12 marker was hell both 25’s okay but welfare loss for consumer surplus wasn’t taught correctly for me
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Did you guys do a monopolistic competition diagram?? I just did an AC by itself because it looked too crowded on the page??
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