Course 7 Course 9

EID-372, Course No. 08:


We will discuss in this course:

A) Midterm results B) The assigned work C) Assignments for Course 09


A) Do you have any questions or comments regarding the Midterm?

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B) Discuss Course 08 assignments:

Do you have any questions or comments regarding the assigned work?

B) Assignments for Course 09:

1. Prepare a short (max. 2 pages), clear presentation, outlining the main ideas of Text A: Chapter 10. Pay particular attention to:

Ch. 10: Winners and losers in the developing world
  • why there are great differences in rates of development in the developing countries?
  • what are the historic reasons for this?
  • what are the major social and economic contributors to economic development in a particular country?
  • discuss each globe area and its characteristics

2. Research a developing country/area that is of particular interest to you. Discuss its development characteristics, positive and negative aspects.

3. Discuss "International Standards (ISO-9000, - 14000, others) and their role in the global economy."

4. Research how local trading pacts such as NAFTA, ASEAN, MERCOSUR, etc., and rapid economy globalization influence development, jobs, etc. in both developed and developing countries.

Link your work here.