Ghana Interesting Facts
This report has covered a number of topics on Ghana including economic indicators,
major exports and imports, the relationship with the United States and key challenges of
development performance. This section of the report will be
Countries tend to be classified as more or less developed based on
the literacy rate.
the poverty rate.
the level of income per capita.
the types of goods they produce.
Which of the following demonstrates internatio
1.Development plans have often failed because
(a) they have been insufficiently specific about projects.
(b) they have overlooked noneconomic considerations.
(c) they have been overambitious.
(d) all of the above.
(e) none of the ab
1.Projections place world population by 2050 at
(a) between 4 and 6 billion.
(b) between 6 and 8 billion.
(c) between 8 and 10 billion.
(d) between 10 and 12 billion.
2.Children under the age of 15 represent about _ percent of t
Garrett Evans: Final Examination
Complete any three of the following four tasks:
1. Do a little bit of research on the TAZARA Railway. (Your book The Dragons Gift discusses the railway at
several points see the index. The Wikipedia page is a decent
Problem Set 2
This week, in the video lectures, we will discuss five fundamental changes that are enabling growth in
emerging African nations:
More accountable government
More sensible economic policies
The end of a decades-long debt crisis
Problem Set 7 Garrett Evans ECON3880
1. In chapter 1 of The Next Africa, the authors argue that the effects of the recent gloal
financial crisis were less severe in Africa. Explain why they believe this to have been the
2. On page 31 of The Next Afr
Charity to go to Ethiopia
After extensive research, I have made a final decision to release the sum of $5,000,000
USD to Ethiopia. Ethiopia has the potential to be a regional powerhouse on both a
South Africa has been subject to a healthy rate of growth of GDP per capita, though not always a
consistent rate, South Africa usually remains near the top of the list for Africas largest
economies. An emerging accountable government, a seri