Pearson Senior Economics resources

Economics for now, tipping the balance in your favour

Pearson's senior economics titles, Australia in the Global Economy and The Market Economy have been trusted by students and teachers of Year 11 and 12 economics in New South Wales and across Australia for over 20 years.

Find out why students and teachers love these senior economics titles

A new edition every year

These leading texts have earned a high level of trust and respect from students and teachers for over 20 years.

The texts are revised every year to include detailed analysis of the current global and Australian economic landscapes, as well as the most up-to-date data from the Federal Budget and Balance of Payments figures.

With every new edition the authors include the latest economic developments and are able to respond to the annual HSC examiners’ report, ensuring that our content is current and comprehensive and gives students the best possible preparation for their exams.

Student-friendly and easy to understand

The content is presented in a student-friendly way using clear language to build the right level of understanding for the majority of students with appropriate support and scaffolding of key knowledge and skills, as well as opportunities for extension.

The inclusion of the latest economic data and updated supporting resources (eBooks and Workbooks) allows students to access a rich suite of current information, data and analysis, as well as comprehensive assessment activities.

A comprehensive package

Student Books

  • Comprehensive and up-to-date content that follows the syllabus
  • A rich selection of summative assessment
  • Written for easy access



  • The student books in a digital, downloadable format
  • Answers to the workbook activities, including enhanced answers showing fully worked solutions and explanations
  • Additional resources, including webinar recordings



  • A range of question types
  • Extensive exam practice
  • Independent research tasks to understand the concepts more thoroughly
  • Class activities to support the understanding of more difficult theory