Economics

Economics AS and A Level modules cover a range of microeconomics and macroeconomics concepts, and build upon previous knowledge as the course progress. Resources available are targeted at the AQA GCE Economics Specification (7135, 7136), however the content is largely applicable for all exam boards. We’ve packaged up all of the content required into a single booklet for each module. The booklets cover key concepts, introduce relevant diagrams and advise on exam technique. The links below direct you to the Revision Sheets for each of the four units.

Unit 1: The Operation of Markets and Market Failure

    The Operation of Markets and Market Failure (Unit 1)

The Operation of Markets and Market Failure looks at microeconomic topics that define how our economy works. In addition to the topics covered here, students should find real world examples to back up their points and apply the technical concepts to.

The Revision Booklet covers:

  • The Basic Economic Problem
  • Production Possibility Curve
  • Demand
  • Supply
  • Competitive Markets
  • Market Failure
  • Government Intervention

The 28 page booklet is available to PDF form to download instantly.

(Example Page: The Basic Economic Problem)

 

Unit 2: The National Economy in a Global Context

   The National Economy in a Global Context (Unit 2)

The National Economy in a Global Context looks at macroeconomic topics, and takes a wider view of the economy than in Unit 1.

The Revision Booklet covers:

  • Macroeconomic Objectives
  • Inflation
  • Fiscal Policy
  • Exchange Rates
  • Monetary Policy
  • Unemployment
  • Aggregate Demand
  • Aggregate Supply
  • Multiplier Effect
  • Government Spending
  • Investment & Current Account

The 18 page booklet is available to PDF form to download instantly.

(Example Page: Macroeconomic Objectives)

 

Unit 3: Individuals, Firms, Markets and Market Failure

Individuals, Firms, Markets and Market Failure (Unit 3)

Individuals, Firms, Markets and Market Failure builds on many of the topics covered in Unit 1, and gets into more detail on the mechanics of market forces.

The Revision Booklet covers:

  • Factors of Production
  • Cost and Revenue
  • Economic Efficiency
  • Objectives of the Firm
  • Competitive Markets
  • Market Failure
  • Government Intervention

The 40 page booklet is available to PDF form to download instantly.

 

(Example Page: Competitive Market)

 

 

Unit 4: The National and International Economy

The National and International Economy (Unit 4)

The National and International Economy builds on many of the topics covered in Unit 2, and gets into more detail on the economics between countries.

The Revision Booklet covers:

  • Economic Growth
  • Living Standards
  • Development
  • Unemployment
  • Inflation and Deflation
  • The Philips Curve
  • Monetary Policy
  • Fiscal Policy
  • Supply Side Policies
  • Exchange Rates
  • International Trade
  • Globalisation
  • Current Account
  • European Union
  • Trade
  • BRICs

The 47 page booklet is available to PDF form to download instantly.

 

(Example Page: Fiscal Policy)

 

 

 

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Economics Revision Package

A compilation of all resources above in one easy download.