(25) Assess the extent to which the financial sector has been responsible for speculative bubbles in one or more countries of your choice.
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Weaker import competition increases the monopoly power of UK producers and might lead to both allocative and productive inefficiency.
A counter-argument is that the dumping of cheap steel at a price below cost into the UK by Chinese suppliers is itself an attempt to weaken market competition and give Chinese firms more monopoly power in the long run.At this time of year lots of teachers work feverishly through essay plans as a way of revising core content and honing those all-important essay exam skills.Here is a selection of micro & macro essay titles that I have been using in class.Revenues increased by 1.7 percent of national income and spending decreased by 5.9 percent of national income between 2009//17.Assess the view that the policy of fiscal austerity used by the UK government over recent years has been damaging to the long-term prospects for the UK economy.Home ownership has become increasingly difficult to access, particularly for first-time buyers, as house price growth has outstripped growth in wages.Median house prices in England are now 7.7 times higher than median earnings.(25) Macroeconomic trade-offs UK unemployment has fallen to a 45 year low of 4.2% of the labour force, yet CPI inflation remains relatively stable and close to target.Evaluate the view that, in the case of the UK economy, the standard Phillips Curve trade-off between jobs and prices is no longer valid (25) European Monetary Union and the EU Economy To what extent should the Euro Area be considered an optimal currency area?In London, the ratio can be considerably higher: in Chelsea & Fulham, it is 24.8.Assess the policies that might be most effective in improving housing affordability in the UK economy (25) Evaluate the micro and macroeconomic impact of a significant rise in average UK house prices (25) Regulation of monopoly Using your own knowledge, evaluate the argument that economic welfare can be best promoted through regulation of businesses with monopoly power (25) Barriers to entry and profit Examine the role of barriers to entry in earning economic profit in industries of your choice.