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Paperback, A5, 256 pages
This course comprises 3 units. The first unit covers perfect competition, monopoly, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, market failure and government intervention. The second unit covers recent trends in the national economy, controlling the budget deficit and the national debt, trends in the Scottish oil industry, global economic issues, globalisation, the European Union and economic growth in developing and emerging economies. The third unit covers researching an economic issue including organisation and planning, research sources and writing up your project.
NOTE: A new version of this study guide will be produced in August 2019 to incorporate SQA updates for 2019-20 and will replace this publication.