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Socialism and Lying

The Economist wrote a piece about a group of behavioural economists, including Dan Ariely, that recently ran an experiment to test Germans’ willingness to lie for personal gain. 266 more words

Behavioural Economics

Econ: Comparing Economic Systems

Today we learned that one of the few advantages existing in a traditional economy is that the roles of individuals are clearly defined. Every member of the society knows exactly what they are to do and most don’t have any complaints about it. 544 more words


Econ: Economic Systems

Today we learned that the way a nation determines how to use its resources to satisfy its people’s needs and wants is called an economic system. 143 more words


Satellite photo for economic systems

I use this great satellite photo to introduce types of economic systems. Usually get students to write down what they understand by the photo. You should get a range of answers from – … 79 more words

Economic Systems

Capitalism vs. the Climate: Naomi Klein on Need for New Economic Model to Address Ecological Crisis | Democracy Now!

As the United Nations prepares to hold one-day global summit on climate change, we speak to award-winning author Naomi Klein about her new book, “This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs.

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AS Revision - Economic Systems

Here is some revision material on economic systems. It goes through the features of the market, command and mixed economies. Below is a screenshot of the information but you can download the word document by clicking on the link – ECONOMIC SYSTEMS.

Economic Systems