The breadth of the global economics agenda is simply vast and keeping up to speed with interesting developments and issues is tough at the best of times. In this blog I have selected a range of resources that I have been using during the summer to update my awareness on the global economy. Please do add in your own recommendations and I will add them to the blog.
BBC World Service Business Daily - click here
HSBC Economics Global Insights - click here
UNCTAD Trade and Investment Report - click here
World Bank Feature Stories - click here
World Bank Blog - Long Reads on Economic Development
Guardian News on Global Development - click here
UK Overseas Development Institute - click here
IMF Finance and Development Magazine - click here
Credit Suisse Global Trends - click here
LSE Centre for Economic Performance - click here
Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative - click here
World Resources Institute - click here
UNDP Human Development Indicators - click here
World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Index - click here
This resource comprises two practice exam papers (with supporting mark schemes) for each of the two Year 1 (AS) papers. The format of each practice exam paper follows precisely the format of the specimen assessment materials issued by the board that have been accredited by Ofqual.