Review Notes for Final exam 2800
Collectivization -the organization of a nation or economy on the basis of collectivism
De-collectivization - To free from collective control
•Low prices for farmers
•Low prices for urban dwellers
•Decrease farmers income
•Increases food insecurity
Shanty towns- Atown or a section of a town consisting chiefly of shacks. Often areas of high
Urban poor - portion of the urban population living in extreme poverty.
Formal sector - is that part of an economy that is taxed and monitored by the government.
Informal sector- is that part of an economy that is not taxed, monitored by any form of
government or included in any gross national product (GNP), unlike the formal economy
Sites and services - government provided solutions -Site and services is an approach to bringing
shelter within the economic reach of the poor.
•State sells or rents parcels of land with basic services.
•Allow the government to direct building
•Mid solution in terms of costs
Migration -Applies to people’s movement within and across national boundaries. Includes:
•Most migrants are men
•Human Rights abuses
•Transitions to democracy
•Overpopulation •Natural and man-made disasters
•The internet and satellite television
- a person who has been forced to leave their country in order to escape war, persecution, or
1. Leaders of groups form coalition party
2. Veto power
3. Public service divide with ethnicity
4. Each ethnic group afford a high degree to manage their own business
J curve -occurs when a prolonged period