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A-level Economics Resources: Articles

Useful resources for your A-level Economics course compiled by your librarians

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We subscribe to the following Business Studies magazines.  They are great for wider reading.  The Straits Times is also useful for keeping up to date with the news. 

Find all magazines and newspapers under the stairs in the Senior Library.

Economic Review

This magazine is aimed at A-level students and contains articles which are specifically relevant to the AS and A2 Economics courses.  Each magazine contains articles designed to expand your knowledge of Economics topics and regular columns which will help develop understanding and essential skills.  These columns include getting started, question and answer, data and response, fiscal policy and interpreting economic data.

The Economist

The Economist

The Economist aims to cover the main events, both business and political, of the week.  It goes to press on Thursday and is available in most of the world’s main cities the following day or soon after.

The Straits Times

Singapore’s daily newspaper, The Straits Times, is available each day in the Senior Library.  The Straits Times is the most widely read newspaper in Singapore, it strives to be an authoritative provider of news and views, with special focus on Singapore and the Asian region.

Recommended databases

EbscoHost database

   We subscribe to two databases that contain thousands of full-text journal articles.  The databases we subscribe to are EBSCOHost and JStor and they provide a brilliant way for you to find those references that will really make your work stand out from the crowd!

   Use the search boxes below to search EbscoHost.  If you are not in school or if you are using a laptop you will need to enter a password which you can access by logging in our portal  'Senior Firefly' service or ask a librarian


Research databases


Google Scholar

Google Scholar searches the web for scholarly literature.  Some of the results will lead to freely accessible full-text articles.

Google Scholar Search


Newspapers are very useful for finding current economics news. The following news feeds help you to catch up with the latest economic information. 

Daily Telegraph - Economics News Feed

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The Guardian - Economics News Feed

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