This exciting year of study will enrich your understanding of how markets and economies are linked throughout the world. You’ll see how, on a local basis, communities use indigenous knowledge to work together and improve themselves, thereby influencing the growth and development of the country. You’ll also investigate global economic factors such as imports and exports, different types of markets, and the differences between developed and developing countries. All told, this book will help to ensure your readiness for your final exams, and lay the groundwork for further study and professional success. Whatever your plan may be, you’ll be empowered by your knowledge, your ability to predict and capitalise on economic conditions, and the many skills you’ve nurtured during your school years. Go forth and prosper.