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T or F: In low-income nations inequality between men and women is greater than it is in high-income countries
T or F: In Walt Rostow's model of economic development the first stage before the modernization process begins is called "take-off stage."
T or F: For every dollar earned by someone in a low-income nation a person in a high-income nation earns about four dollars.
Which type of slavery consists of employers holding workers by paying them too little to cover their debts?
According to Immanuel Wallerstein's theory of global capitalism which nations are at the "core" of the world economy?
T of F: Modernization theory claims that what we need to explain in human history is not poverty but affluence.
While modernization theory focuses on _____. dependency theory focuses on _____.
production of wealth; distribution of wealth
T of F: The region in the world with the greatest number of poor "street children" is Latin America.
T of F: The poorest 20 percent of the world's people live on just 2 percent of the world's income.
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