1.What do you understand economic development to mean? Can you give real examples of situations in which a country
may be developing economically but still be underdeveloped?
2.Given the diversity of developing countries, do you think that there could ever be a single, unified theory of
developmet? Carefully explain your answer and make clear reference to theories of development.
2.Briefly, what major relationships can you identify between Sens capabilities approach on one hand and the SDGs on the other hand? To what extent is the SDG list close to Sens framework?
Question 1:
1.Is progress being made in the fight against poverty? Why or why not?
2.Discuss what types of poverty policies have proved effective?
3.Economic growth is said to be necessary but not sufficient condition to end absolute poverty and reduce inequality. What is the reasoning behind this argument?