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To what extent do modern and classical liberals agree over the role of the state?
Each strand of liberalism believes in the idea of a limited state which is placed there by the people it governs, an idea brought about..
Are the IMF and World Bank discredited global governance institutions?
The IMF and the World Bank are part of the Bretton Woods system. First conceived in 1944, set up following the Second World War in..
UK Politics Component 1
To what extent do socialists agree or disagree over equality of outcome
Equality of outcome is a concept, realisable through state policies and systems, in which all individuals have approximately the same material wealth and income. This..
UK Politics Component 2
Audio – Last minute tips on the global 3d exam
Some last minute tips for my students on the 3d exam, recorded on my way to work… http://alevelpolitics.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Recording-074406-061118-pol.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple..
Audio: How Sharp Power Threatens Soft Power
Joseph Nye discusses how nations are increasingly using ‘sharp power’ as part of their foreign policies. http://alevelpolitics.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/pe_forw_000713_article_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts..
Most profitable companies, 2018. ($ billion)
Saudi Aramco: 111.1
JPMorgan Chase: 32.5
Royal Dutch Shell: 23.4
(Moody's Investors Service)
You know that line about good people doing nothing? If they do nothing are they good people?
It's Hunt Vs Johnson!