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Economic Development Quiz 1 Before doing the quiz, please download the following data from the UN Database http://data.un.org GDP per capita growth in 2008 (annual %) GDP per capita in US dollars in 2009 Life expectancy at birth in 2005-2010 for both genders, combined years by UN Population Division World Bank country classification ( http://data.worldbank.org/about/country- classifications/country-and-lending-groups ). DO NOT use data from the textbook. 1. According to the World Bank article in Reader , which is NOT a lesson for development from East Asian countries? a) Large investment in education b) Significant spending with low savings rates c) Encouragement of foreign direct investment d) Productive investment Answer: B 2. Most developing countries are characterized by: a) Large industrial sectors b) Very high levels of economic growth c) Orientation towards primary products d) An ethnically and religiously homogeneous population Answer: C 3. One of the components of the human development index is
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