Issues in Development Studies
This optional unit presents an introduction to the concepts and theoretical models of development and North-South economic relations. It focuses on the economic, social and political aspects of development and offers a critical comparison between developed and developing world perspectives.
FDPS Module: Issues in International Development Studies
- debt management
- foreign aid
- the environment
- historical legacies of colonialism
- current roles of organisations like the UN, the World Bank, the IMF and other NGOs