Economic Development CAS EC 320 Problem Set 1 September 23, 2010 Answers Each question is worth 10 points.
What is economic convergence? Use a diagram to explain your answer. What is the evidence on convergence over the past 30-50 years? What are the i
Economic Development EC 320 Problem Set 2 October 19, 2010
Draw and explain a Lorenz curve. What is a Gini coefficient?
A Lorenz curve has cumulative percent of the population along the horizontal axis and cumulative percent of income (or we
Economic Development EC 320 Problem Set 3 November 11, 2010
Why do donor countries like the US, France, Japan, China, and Norway give foreign aid to developing countries? [10 points] Foreign policy reasons, for instance competing with the Soviet Union
EC 320: Economics of Less-Developed Regions
Introduction and Topic 1:
Overview What is Economic Development?
Professor Samuel Bazzi
Department of Economics
Recall group project details from syllabus and lecture 1