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The end of deforestation in the Brazilian 1. What are the main drivers of deforestation in Amazon? Beef and Soy industries o Cutting more trees down for land for grazing, cattle farms, soy bean farms, and grains to feed the cattle 2. What developments in the Brazilian Amazon contributed to the historical declines of 36% in deforestation rates between 2006 and 2009? Brazilian government made a deforestation target o Incentives if target was met Exclusion of taking beef and soy to the market if you took part in illegal deforestation 3. How was the reduction in deforestation achieved in the Brazilian Amazon between 2006 and 2009? Expanded protected forests Discouraged people from living near the forests illegally Retraction of the cattle and soy industries Does globalization help or hurt the world's poor? 4. What factors contributed to the reduction in poverty at the household level in the East, South, and Southeast Asia between 1981 and 2001? Expanded industrial production, labor intensive led to jobs Spread of green revolution in agriculture Government anti-poverty programs and social movements Changes in rice and grain prices o What changes were made? Land reforms
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