What are remittances and what role do they in

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13. What are remittances and what role do they in developing countries? How could this potentially benefit an economy?
14. Are living standards in developed and developing countries converging? Give evidence to support your answer.
How do differences in culture lead to comparative development?
15. 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?
16. How is poverty measured? What is the extent of poverty in the developing world?
17. What are the major differences between the new HDI and the original HDI?
Multiple Choice 1. An example of an upper-middle income country is B
2. A newly industrialized country is C
3. Which of the following is not an upper-middle income country? a. Brazil b. South Africa c. Pakistan d. Argentina Answer: C
4. Which of the following is a low-income country? D
5. One of the components of the human development index is C

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