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Guide to Study Methods, Alan Glanville 2003.
A guide dedicated to improving and practising study and examination skills. Specifically directed at the type of questions set by examiners, with advice on essay, short answer and data response questions, as well as Internal Assessment and Extended Essays in Economics.  Download (146KB)

Errata.
Corrections and updates on our books can be downloaded here.  Download (204KB)

 

Useful websites.

World Organisations
www.fao.org Food and Agricultural Organisation
www.ilo.org International Labour Organisation
www.imf.org International Monetary Fund
www.oecd.org Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
www.unicef.org UN Childrens’ Fund
www.unctad.org UN Conference on Trade and Development
www.unesco.org UN Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation
www.unep.org UN Environment Programme
www.un.org United Nations
www.unido.org UN Industrial Development Organisation
www.worldbank.org World Bank Group
www.unep-wcmc.org World Conservation Monitoring Committee
www.who.int/en World Health Organisation
www.wto.org World Trade Organisation
www.wri.org World Resources Institute

International Organisations
us.oneworld.net Economic development sites
www.ecb.int  European Central Bank
www.nafta-sec-alena.org NAFTA
www.mercosur.int Spanish Language site
epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu European Statistics

Individual Country statistics
www.australia.gov.au  Australian Government link to 500 other sites
www.statcan.gc.ca/start-debut-eng.html  Canada’s statistical agency
www.irlgov.ie Government of Ireland
www.imf.org/external/ns/cs.aspx?id=28  IMF World Economic Outlook Database
www.jef.or.jp  Japanese Economic Foundation
www.newzealand.govt.nz  New Zealand Government
www.scotland.gov.uk  Scottish Abstract of Statistics
www.gov.za South Africa
www.scb.se Statistics Sweden
www.statistik.admin.ch Statistique Swisse
www.statistics.gov.uk United Kingdom Statistics
www.census.gov  United States Statistics
www.worldbank.org/data  World Bank Statistics

Central Banks
www.bankofengland.co.uk Bank of England
www.boj.or.jp/en  Bank of Japan (in English)
www.banque-france.fr/ Banque of France (in English)
www.bundesbank.de/index_en.php Bundesbank (in English)
www.centralbank.ie Central Bank of Ireland
www.ecb.int  European Central Bank
www.dnb.nl  Netherlands Central Bank (in English)
www.rba.gov.au  Reserve Bank of Australia
www.federalreserve.gov US Federal Reserve Bank

Other sites which may be of interest to IB students and teachers
www.fieldsofhope.info  Child-labour in agriculture.  Many links and resources
www.ifs.org.uk  Economic policy (UK) virtual economy model
www.economicsamerica.org  Economics America
www.amosweb.com/cgi-bin/awb_nav.pl?s=tst  Exam practice MCQ (USA)
www.competition-and-markets-authority  Monopoly

News Websites
www.africanews.org  Africa News Online
www.economist.com  Economist
www.ft.com  Financial Times
www.hri.org/news/greek Greek News Agencies (in English)
www.refdesk.com/paper.html Links to a range of newspapers
www.moscostimes.com  Moscow Times (in English)
www.nytimes.com  New York Times
www.smh.com.au  Sydney Morning Herald
www.straitstimes.com/global  Straits Times
www.wsj.com  Wall Street Journal
www.washingtonpost.com  Washington Post
www.csmonitor.com
www.thepaperboy.com

 

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