Economic Dev Forgetty Bits

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Define Economic Development
Wealth of country at a given point in time
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Some indicators of development
Birth/death rate Infant mortality People per doctor Literacy rate Life expectancy GDP
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HDI
Life, lit rate, edu level e.g. degree, and GDP/Capita
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Environmental factors of development
Poor climate, natural hazards, few raw materials
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Economic factors of development
Debt, poor trade, based economy on Primary
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Social factors of development
Women in society, as can be economically active, education, drinking water
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Political
Unstable/corrupt governments or War
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Define globalisation
Movement of people, ideas, goods, etc around the world with increasing ease.
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MEDC impact of globalisation
Deindustrialisation, outsourcing of labour
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LEDC impact of globalisation
Industrialisation and increased employment
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Social issues with Globalisaiton
Can improve standard of living, but also westernisation and cultural erosion
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