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7 In July 2017 it was announced that only a third of the BBC’s 96 top earning presenters were women and that its seven highest-paid presenters were all men.
According to the High Pay Centre, in 2018, UK chief executives can earn 120 times more than the average full-time worker earning £28 758.
With reference to an industry of your choice, evaluate why wage differences exist within the UK labour market.
(Total for Question 7 = 25 marks)
8 In October 2017 Scania, the Volkswagen-owned truck maker, was fined €880 million
(£771 million) by the European Commission for colluding with five other truck
manufacturers over a 14-year period. The firms had agreed to coordinate prices after
experiencing additional costs of meeting emission regulations.
With reference to an industry of your choice, evaluate why some firms engage in
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