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June 2019

AS A Level Business: Intellectual Capital

By |2019-06-18T05:13:22+02:00June 18th, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Intellectual Property

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AS A Level Business: Mixed Economy

By |2019-06-14T11:39:38+02:00June 14th, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Mixed Economy

  • Society faces an economic problem
  • It has to answer three basic questions:
    • What to produce
    • How to produce and
    • For whom to produce?
  • It falls upon the government of that given society to come with a solution to this problem
  • This […]
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AS A Level Business: Benefits And Drawbacks Of A Planned Economy

By |2019-06-14T11:31:33+02:00June 14th, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Planned/Command Economy

  • We looked at the features of planned economies here
  • We will now examine the advantages and disadvantages of such an economic system
  • It is important to note that for the most part:
  • The advantages of command economies are usually the […]
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AS A Level Business: Planned Economy

By |2019-06-13T06:12:42+02:00June 13th, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Planned/Command Economy: Features 

  • A planned economy is also known as a command economy
  • To recap society faces an economic problem of how to allocate its scarce resources
  • It has to answer three basic questions:
    • What to produce
    • How to produce and
    • For […]
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AS A Level Business: Benefits And Drawbacks Of A Free Market Economy

By |2019-06-13T06:30:43+02:00June 8th, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Free Market Economy: Advantages and disadvantages 

  • Having examined the features of a Free Market Economy
  • We will now examine the advantages and disadvantages of this economic system
  • While it might not be said explicitly these benefits contrast with those of a […]
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AS A Level: Free Market Economy

By |2019-06-08T11:58:45+02:00June 8th, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Free Market Economy  

  • As has been said because resources are limited while needs and wants are unlimited
  • Society faces an economic problem of how to allocate its scarce resources
  • It has to answer three basic questions:
    • What to produce
    • How to […]
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AS A Level: The Concept Of Adding Value

By |2019-06-08T10:22:05+02:00June 8th, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: The Concept Of Adding Value  

  • One of the functions of businesses is that they add value to products
  • Added value can be defined as an increase in the value of a resource, product, or service as the result of a particular process
  • […]

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A Level: Factors Of Production: Introduction

By |2019-06-08T10:21:10+02:00June 6th, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Factors Of Production: Introduction  

  • As already mentioned several times, businesses are a result of entrepreneurs using resources to satisfy needs and wants
  • Resources are also known as factors of production
  • There are four factors of production namely:
    • Land
    • Labour
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Capital

To […]

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The Economic Problem

By |2019-06-02T10:46:36+02:00June 2nd, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Enterprising: The Economic Problem

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The Nature And Purpose Of Economic Activity

By |2019-06-02T09:37:53+02:00June 2nd, 2019|Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies, Notes, ZIMSEC A Level Business Studies, ZIMSEC Business Enterprise Skills|

Cambridge AS A Level Business Studies/ ZIMSEC Advanced Level Business Studies/ Business Enterprise Skills Notes: Enterprising: The Nature And Purpose Of Economic Activity

  • As we live our lives we interact with businesses (enterprises) on a daily basis
  • The shop from which we buy bread and other groceries
  • The vendor who sells us vegetables
  • As is already […]
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