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How Do Social Media Platforms Make Money?

How Money Flows Into Social Media Platforms How long ago was it that Facebook debuted? I remember my eagerness to create my account in those early days, so I could track and stay in touch with my scattered family and long-ago school friends. At the time, I thought it was wonderful that this new service […]

28 April 20227 minutes to read

Russians are human too, despite what's going on right now

How the War in Ukraine Is Rattling the Global Economy

The Economic Impacts of War in Ukraine People start wars for all sorts of reasons. Sometimes they are provoked into war; other times religion or the belief that their nation is superior and they have to prove their belief by force prevails. All animals, especially the more evolved species, fight each other for resources, mates […]

21 March 20227 minutes to read

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Learn Economics Online

Create Your Own Online Economics Course Students of every discipline must remember that coursework is only a small part of their overall education. The lion's share is, and has always been independent study. Thankfully for economics students and undergraduates, there are so many online tools available to help improve their economics knowledge and grades. Often, […]

11 March 202212 minutes to read

A pile of open study books. Lots of A-Level students want to study economics at university.

Studying Economics At University

Is It Worthwhile Taking A Degree In Economics? Of course, this article's title is meant in jest. Besides higher education, in general being 'worth it', it's crucial that fertile young minds like yours, the kind that isn't afraid to come up with novel solutions to the world's most pressing problems develop a strong foundation in […]

11 March 202213 minutes to read

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An Introduction To Economic Theories

What Is Economics? Economics is a broad area, with a lot of concepts and ideas that can be difficult at first to come to terms with. Below we introduce common theoretical concepts and areas in economics that you may see during your economics studies. To fully grasp them, though, we have to understand how and […]

11 March 202212 minutes to read

The definition of subsidy is a sum of money the government gives

What Are Subsidies?

An Overview of Subsidies There could be no more aptly named programme than subsidies; a Latin word meaning 'help', 'assistance', or 'reinforcements' when used in a military context. However, these days, many people see subsidies as unnecessary meddling in economic matters. It's not just economists and political scientists saying that, either. Taxpayers are growing increasingly […]

30 January 20227 minutes to read

We need sharp-minded visionary economists to find the way ahead

Basics of Economics

Fundamentals of Economics Other than climate change and the Coronavirus pandemic - two very real existential threats we face today, the economy is the prevailing topic du jour. That's a rather odd juxtaposition when you consider that either of the first two coming to pass would make the point of economics moot. Let's all breathe […]

17 December 20217 minutes to read

An Introduction to Econometrics

Grasp The Basics of Econometrics The topic of econometrics came up while chatting with a friend the other day - yes, we talk like that a lot. She holds a degree in accounting and works in a government tax office; it would seem that she might know at least something about it, right? Colour me […]

5 May 20217 minutes to read

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Economic History: From The Romans to 2018

Learn More About The History of Economics Economics is not a static field. While the laws of physics, chemistry or biology may be concrete, economic models and accompanying theories continue to evolve. This is because economics is a social science, and so there can never be any concrete answer as to which economic model or […]

17 July 20187 minutes to read

Engage with lively, well-lit study materials rather than dry textbooks!

A Guide to Economics A-Levels

Your Complete Guide to A-Levels in Economics As though adolescence weren’t angsty enough! The social competition and finding one’s confidence, being overcome with a desire to make one’s mark on the world only to be constrained by parents and school teachers and social mores... On top of all that, you have to prepare for a […]

25 June 20187 minutes to read

Where to find an Economics tutor in the UK

Find an Economics Tutor in the UK

Where to Find an Economics Tutor Anywhere in the UK Let's say you are preparing to sit – or just have sat your A-Levels, or you have enrolled in an undergraduate program in Economics at university in anticipation of a fascinating and lucrative career. Sadly, you will have to face the fact that Economics suffers […]

18 June 20189 minutes to read

New York is a great place for budding economists to visit to learn economics basics.

Economics for Dummies

Getting Back to Economics Basics Economics can be a difficult subject to define and understand. Below, we take you through the key things you should know about economics. What Is Economics? Economics can be notoriously difficult to define as a subject, which is not particularly helpful if you’re currently studying economics at school or university. […]

5 June 20186 minutes to read

A pile of top economics books.

Economics in Popular Culture

Learn More About The Most Famous Economists and Their Theories If you’re studying economics at GCSE, A-level, or if you’re an economics undergraduate at university, there are lists upon lists of famous economists, economic works, as well as economic theories that you’re expected to understand. In fact, some would say it's a common assumption that […]

29 May 20186 minutes to read

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Taking Economics Lessons

Improve Your Performance with Economics Tutors If you need help in your economics course, or just want to move up a grade in your exams, then getting an A-level economics tutor may be the easiest way to improve your academic performance. We’ve outlined below all the things you may need to think about before you […]

14 May 20187 minutes to read