PART ONE: FROM EDEN TO CAJAMARCA
Prologue (Yalis Question: The reigionally differing courses of history) and Chapter 1: Up to the
Starting Line (What happened on all the continents before 11000 BC)
Human evolution started off from great ape
Why are some so rich and others so poor?
Income inequality Gini coefficient
GDP per capita
Income inequality: within countries declined markedly in recent history
- Industrial Revolution sharply increased working class incomes. Top inco
234-001 Midterm II Answer Key
The humanly devised constraints that structure human interactions. The rules of the
The modification of plant or animal species in ways useful to humans.
A3) Blueprint copying
Guns Germ and Steel Vocabulary
The current era
End of the last ice age-warmer weather
Increase amount of CO2
When changing to agriculture you need at least a grass, and a pulse
Or a tubers, and melons
Concept to Move to Agriculture: (5)
Diamond asks why ancient people farmed even though it didn't necessarily render them better off
than hunter-gatherers. They suffered from more diseases, were less nourished, and on average
died at a yo
Empirical Slavery: THE LONG-TERM EFFECTS OF AFRICAS SLAVE
Can part of Africas current underdevelopment be explained by its slave trades? use data from shipping
records and historical documents reporting slave ethnicities t
1. March 5 Lecture 14 Institutions II
De Soto, Chapters 1 and 2
Chapter one: The Five Mysteries of Capital
Capitals expand and conquer society, why is it only possible in certain sectors. The fall of berlin wall ended
competition between ca
what is the research question?
what is the answer?
what is the evidence given?
Short Answer Single Reading
Essay Question Combined readings and elaboration
1. January 3 - Lecture 1: Introduction
2. January 8 - L