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A Sunday hat tip to Tom White for providing this super selection of recent articles relevant to students preparing for the OCR F585 paper in June 2012

May Day marches: Activists protest against austerity - click here

Sir Mervyn King rejects criticism for crisis - click here

UK back in recession: Reaction

Bank of England’s Paul Tucker warns on inflation rate - click here

China growth to ‘hold up’ but inflation remains a risk - click here

China ran a massive trade deficit in February. What does it say about the economy?

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has urged China to change its export-led growth policy and focus on increasing domestic consumption

Rare Earths - click here

Rare earths and climate change - click here

US, EU and Japan challenge China on rare earths at WTO - click here

US imposes 5% tariff on Chinese solar panel cells - click here

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Teaching Behavioural Economics at A Level

This new course supports colleagues delivering the behavioural economics teaching content for the new AQA A Level Economics specification from September 2015.

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MCQ Lesson Activity Pack Volume 1

This collection of teaching resources features six brand new game-based learning templates that enable you to engage and test students with multiple-choice questions (MCQs)


OCR Economics Year 1 (AS) Teacher PowerPoint Presentations

This resource comprises a complete collection of editable PowerPoint presentations that are ideal for teaching individual topics for the whole Year 1 (AS) teaching content. Each presentation has a consistent, clear and professional format and maps precisely to the OCR specification teaching content.