Unit 3.3: Macroeconomic objectives

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Unit 3.3: Macroeconomic objectives

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Assessment map

This page provides a map of the various assessments included in the unit, including short answers responses, essays and areas for discussion. I have included a section A and section B blank essay template...

Unemployment

This page looks at unemployment, specifically a definition of unemployment, how it is calculated and the social and economic costs of unemployment.How do we classify a person as unemployed and how is...

Inflation

This lesson compares two different types of inflation and examines the tools available to a government, to help reduce inflationary pressures in the economy. There is also a short activity which considers...

Unemployment v inflation trade off (HL only)

This lesson looks at the Phillips curve, a diagram which illustrates the relationship between inflation and unemployment. An important note for your classes to understand is that in reality any relationship...

Paper 3 style question macroeconomics (HL only)

This page is an examination paper three style question. A mark scheme can be accessed at the end of the page and both the questions and the mark scheme are available as PDF files.Maximum mark for this...

Brexit - what happened next?

On 23 June the United Kingdom voted narrowly to leave the EU trading bloc and in doing so began divorce proceedings from the European union, a bloc they had been part of for 43 years. The breakdown of...

President Trump's first 30 months

This lesson looks at the impact of Donald Trump's first 2 and a half years in charge and the impact that this has had on the macroeconomic indicators in the USA. Despite a series of diplomatic gaffs...

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