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Edexcel AS Economics

Welcome to the downloads page for Edexcel AS Economics. Here you will find extra resources to help you get ready for the big day, including answers to the exam practice questions and quick quizzes.

On p.54, the text under the heading ‘Positive externalities (external benefits)’ incorrectly repeats the text from p.51 under the heading ‘Negative externalities (external costs)’. The publishers apologise for any inconvenience caused by this error. The correct version of p.54 is provided below and will appear in future reprints of the book.

Unit 1 Competitive markets — how they work and why they fail

1 The nature of economics

2 Free market economies and the price mechanism

3 Elasticities

4 Applications of supply and demand analysis

5 Market failure

Unit 2 Managing the economy

6 Measuring economic performance

7 Income and wealth, aggregate demand, aggregate supply and equilibrium

8 Economic growth: causes, constraints, benefits and costs

9 Macroeconomic objectives of governments

10 Macroeconomic policies of governments and conflicts