Economics

Transformation from Agrarian to Industrialized Modern Society

Transformation from Agrarian to Industrialized Modern Society

In Industrialized Modern Society, incomes vary enormously with the US and Canada having the most unequal distributions. The highest earning 20% of households receive 2.7 times the share of the lowest earning 40% in the US, and 2.3 times their share in Canada.  Nonetheless, incomes in industrial.....

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Population and Development

Population and Development

Demography can be defined as the study of human populations including their composition, distributions, densities, growth and other characteristics as well as the causes and consequences of changes in these factors.  

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Development and Development Indicators

Development and Development Indicators

The Development and Development Indicators is a composite statistic used to rank countries by level of “human development”, taken as a synonym of the older term standards of living or Quality of life, and distinguish very high human development.

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Lecture on Development Economics

Lecture on Development Economics

Development economics is a branch of economics which deals with economic aspects of the development process in low-income countries. Its focus is not only on methods of promoting economic growth and structural change but also on improving the potential for the mass of the population, for example,.....

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Saving Investment and the Financial System

Saving Investment and the Financial System

Private Saving is the amount of income that households have left after paying their taxes and paying for their consumption. Public Saving is the amount of tax revenue that the government has left after paying for its spending. For the economy as a whole, saving must be equal to investment.

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Lecture on Production and Growth

Lecture on Production and Growth

Production and Growth are differ economic growth around the world. A country’s standard of living depends on its ability to produce goods and services.  Within every country there are large changes in the standard of living over time.

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Lecture on Measuring a National Income

Lecture on Measuring a National Income

Macroeconomics is the study of the economy as a whole.  Its goal is to explain the economic changes that affect many households, firms, and markets at once. Microeconomics is the study of how individual households and firms make decisions and how they interact with one another in markets.  .....

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Lecture on Major Economic Indicators

Lecture on Major Economic Indicators

National income and product accounts (or, national income accounts, for short) are an accounting system used to measure of aggregate economic activity.An economic indicator is a statistic about an economic activity. Economic indicators allow analysis of economic performance and predictions of fut.....

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GDP and Unemployment

GDP and Unemployment

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the market value of the final goods and services produced in a country during a given period. Market value is used to aggregate the quantities of different goods and services into one measurement.  

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The Economic and Social Benefits of Mobile Services in Bangladesh

The Economic and Social Benefits of Mobile Services in Bangladesh

The GSM Association commissioned Ovum to conduct a study into the economic and social benefits of mobile services in Bangladesh. We were asked to examine whether there were any policy barriers that may prevent the full extent of any benefits of mobile services from being realized. In the event th.....

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The Impact of Telecoms on Economic Growth in Developing Countries

The Impact of Telecoms on Economic Growth in Developing Countries

There is a long tradition of economic research on the impact of infrastructure investments and social overhead capital on economic growth. Studies have successfully measured the growth dividend of investment in telecom infrastructure in developed economies.But few have assessed the impact of tele.....

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Mobile Phones: An Appropriate Tool For Conservation And Development

Mobile Phones: An Appropriate Tool For Conservation And Development

Mobile phone technology is developing at an extraordinarily rapid pace and is being applied to an increasingly wide range of human activities and the environment in which we live. It brings both benefits and challenges. This report looks at the implications and applications of mobile phone techno.....

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