Author(s): Anne younger
Comprehensive coverage of the NCEA achievement standards content requirements - both internal and external and clearly linked to NCEA Level 2 Economics Achievement Standards 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4 and 2.5. 'Basics' is the first section of the book. It provides an introduction to key economic concepts and terminology. In addition, it provides a thorough introduction to the Circular Flow Model and the Production Possibility Frontier Model. The sections that follow - 'Inflation', 'Trade', and 'Growth' - are developed clearly and logically with up-to-date statistics and content. 'Government Policies' are fully integrated into the topic units. 'Putting it all Together' is the final section of the book. It is a student-based unit integrating the three key issues to demonstrate the impacts each has upon the other, as outlined in the Year 12 Economics syllabus. Includes a wide range of worked examples and activities, to fit a range of ability levels. Revision is supported by a set of 72 detachable study revision cards. An accompanying CD contains a four week revision programme focused on the NCEA Level Two External Achievement Standards, incorporating a review of the text, additional practice questions and past exam paper references.