Unformatted text preview: • Poverty Headcount • Poverty line • Headcount ratio/Headcount Index • Human Poverty Index • Income inequality • Kuznets curve • Lorenz curve, drawing Lorenz curve and interpretation • Total Poverty Gap and interpretation • Personal distribution of income • Poverty gap, calculating poverty gap and interpretation • Characteristics of the poor • Policy suggestions for poverty alleviation • Microfinance lending models, pros and cons • Microfinance debates FAQs How do I study for the exam? Read the assigned readings, go through class discussions/notes and critically think about the significance of each of these concepts in the context of development. What do I need for the exam? You need a few sheets of paper/ blue book, pen, calculator....
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This note was uploaded on 09/28/2011 for the course ENVS 450 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at S.F. State.
- Spring '11