Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Ltsn Economics Making good use of the Web in A2 Economics Andy Beharrell (Triple A Learning) Andrew Ashwin (Biz/ed) John Sloman (UWE and Economics LTSN)

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Ltsn Economics Making good use of the Web in A2 Economics Andy Beharrell (Triple A Learning) Andrew Ashwin (Biz/ed) John Sloman (UWE and Economics LTSN)"— Presentation transcript:

1 ltsn Economics Making good use of the Web in A2 Economics Andy Beharrell (Triple A Learning) Andrew Ashwin (Biz/ed) John Sloman (UWE and Economics LTSN)

2 ltsn Economics Todays presentation, with all Web addresses linking directly to the sites, can be found at: Thinking of doing Economics at University? Have a look at

3 ltsn Economics Advantages of using Web resources Up-to-date Relevant (if you know where to look) Accessible Interesting Can use information to illustrate your answers The Internet Economist

4 ltsn Economics Primary resources: News sites Economist FT BBC News Guardian/Observer Reuters Ananova

5 ltsn Economics Primary resources: News portal sites Guardian World News Guide My virtual newspaper Newspapers on WWW Google Econ. News news.google.com news.google.com Moreover John Slomans news links

6 ltsn Economics Primary resources: UK official sites Government gateway Treasury Bank of England Parliament DTI Regulatory bodies

7 ltsn Economics Primary resources: Data National Statistics BofE (M&FS) Pocket Databank Europa (E&FA) OECD Economic Outlook IMF Country briefings

8 ltsn Economics Primary resources: Data banks & gateways LTSN data access OFFSTATS www2.auckland.ac.nz/lbr/stats/offstats/OFFSTATSmain.htm Economagic Nationmaster Biz/ed Timeweb

9 ltsn Economics Gateways and libraries Biz/ed Economics LTSN Tutor2U SOSIG WebEc RFE John Slomans hotlinks

10 ltsn Economics Using Google Use Use Google Advanced.. Using … Searching within website Using Google toolbar

11 ltsn Economics Need an economist? Keynes? Milton Friedman? Galbraith?


Download ppt "Ltsn Economics Making good use of the Web in A2 Economics Andy Beharrell (Triple A Learning) Andrew Ashwin (Biz/ed) John Sloman (UWE and Economics LTSN)"

Similar presentations


Ads by Google