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Unformatted text preview: Today’s broader concept of development, include issues such as improving food security, reducing poverty, sustainability, and increasing political opportunities. Goals like these in a developing world are more than just economic growth. C) Describe 3 “social indicators” that the World Bank uses to measure progress in improving the standard of living in a country. The World Bank uses GNP/Capita, life expectancy, and infant mortality to measure progress in improving the standard of living in a country. D) Discuss the strengths and weaknesses of indices of development such as the Human Freedom Index & Gender Empowerment Index....
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- Spring '04
- Economic Development, Human Development Index, broader concept, Human Freedom Index & Gender Empowerment Index