Study Period Work – 22nd September 2015

Complete this worksheet on Production Possibility Diagrams. You will need graph paper.

Bring your neatly presented and completed work to the next lesson.

PPF Worksheet for study period

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The Price of Life

The National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) is the independent organisation trusted by the government to decide on which medical treatments should be made available to patients through the NHS. As an example of value judgement and opportunity cost, it doesn’t get much more difficult (or important) than this.

Read this BBC News article from 2009 and any other related stories you find on the page, and be ready to discuss your thoughts in class.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8367614.stm