What are remittances and what role do they in developing countries? How could this
potentially benefit an economy?
Are living standards in developed and developing countries converging? Give evidence to support
How do differences in culture lead to comparative development?
In what way(s) do the development paths chosen by Pakistan and Bangladesh differ? What are
the main factors that have contributed to these differing paths?
How is poverty measured? What is the extent of poverty in the developing world?
What are the major differences between the new HDI and the original HDI?
An example of an upper-middle income country is