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9: Development and Wealth

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    • Understand: the primary measures and terms associated with wealth, poverty, economic growth, and social improvement for gauging levels of development by region and country
    • Explain: the two paths to development and the attendant strengths and weaknesses of each.
    • Describe: Regional differences in economic and social development across the world
    • Connect: the processes of globalization to development efforts and outcomes that vary dramatically by place