Teaching Business & Economics

Teaching Business & Economics is a magazine focusing on Education

Articles from Vol. 6, No. 1, Spring

A2 Business Studies
A2 Business Studies, Malcolm Surridge and Andrew Gillespie, Hodder and Stoughton, 2001, paperback, 285 pages, L12.99, ISBN: 0-340-80146-8, Tel. 01235 827720. 'A2 Business Studies' by Malcolm Surridge and Andrew Gillespie is a well-written book suitable...
Approaches to Investment Appraisal
INTRODUCTION For organisations, investment plays a critical role in their competitiveness, overall strategy and level of profits. Investment in new capital stock (equipment/machinery), in the purchase or acquisition of another company or in our own human...
AQA Business Studies B, 2nd Edition / GCSE Business Studies for AQA
AQA BUSINESS STUDIES B, 2nd edition, Neil Denby and Peter Thomas, Hodder and Stoughton, 2001, paperback, 230 pages, 14.99, ISBN 0 340 80116 6, Tel.Tel. 01235 827720. GCSE BUSINESS STUDIES for AQA, Alain Anderton, Causeway Press, 2001, paperback, 240...
AS & A Level Economics through Diagrams, 2nd, Edn
AS & A Level Economics Through Diagrams, 2nd edn., Andrew Gillespie, Oxford, 2001, paperback, 114 pages, L9.99, ISBN 0-19913429-4,Tel 01536 741068 This is an updated version of the very popular revision guide, which was first published in 1998. It...
A Tribute to David Whitehead
DAVID'S ENERGY AND COMMITMENT TO THE CAUSE CREATED NOT ONLY A FLOW OF NEWLY QUALIFIED TEACHERS BUT ALSO A SERIES OF BOOKS AND ARTICLES THAT DID MUCH TO INFORM AND SUPPORT ECONOMICS TEACHERS IN THE UK, EUROPE AND BEYOND David Whitehead died on January...
Citizenship, Business Studies and Economics Education: Global and Ethical Perspectives
THE PURPOSE OF THE CONFERENCE WAS; * To explore the potential role for Business Studies and Economics teachers in delivering the new Citizenship curriculum. * To illustrate how global and ethical issues can be integrated into the everyday teaching and...
Data Response and Case Studies for Advanced Level Business
Data Response and Case Studies for Advanced Level Business, Andrew Gillespie, Hodder & Stoughton, 2001, ring-bound paperback, 287 pages, L44.99, ISBN 0-340-- 80178-6,Tel. 01235 827720. www.hodderheadline.co.uk Andrew Gillespie's work will be familiar...
ICT on Line
Part 1: The Internet for Reference Focus The web has a wealth of resources for students undertaking coursework and investigations. For example, one of the key skills all students of economics and business studies must master is command of specialist...
Key Skills Trainer, Statistics for Education, CD
Key Skills Trainer, Statistics for Education, CD, L (English pound)12/10, Tel. 01279 652183. This cd-rom, an effective students' companion though not a giveaway at L (English pound)12 (10 for group purchases), capitalises on the Key Skills initiative,...
Low Pay
Richard Dickens finds that the new floor on wages in the UK has not had the negative effect on employment that conventional economic models predicted and that it has been set too low to affect all of those targeted on the bottom 9% of the wage scale....
Survival: An Introduction to Economics
The standard joke told about economists goes 'If you speak to four different economists you'll get five different opinions'. There is an element of truth in this, even in relationship to the issue of what economics as a subject is all about. Helpfully,...
The Complete A-Z Economics Handbook
The Complete A-Z Economics Handbook; Nancy Wall; Hodder and Stoughton, 2001. 354 pages, 9.99, ISBN 0-340-78954-9. The Complete A-Z Economics and Business Studies Handbook; Nancy Wall, Ian MarcousE, David Lines and Barry Martin; Hodder and Stoughton,...
Understanding Accounts - the Dr Proctor Guide
Understanding Accounts - The Dr Proctor Guide, Rob Dransfield, Martin Coles, Nelson Thornes, 2001, paperback, 126 pages, 9.00, ISBN 0 7487 5799 6, Tel. 01242 267270 Business Studies, as a subject, is a far ranging animal as we are well aware. Many of...
Using Reciprocal Teaching to Develop Students' Language and Understanding: A Franchising Case Study
INTRODUCTION This article presents an approach to using case studies that aims to exploit their potential for developing students' language skills. This approach is guided by three main ideas. Firstly, we have aimed to deal with the problem of students...