Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Vocab 14

heglund

QuestionAnswer
Agribusiness provides vast array of goods and services that support agriculture industry.
Formal economy legal economy that is taxed and monitored by gov. and included in gov.'s Gross National Product (GNP).
Informal Economy economic activity that is neither taxed nor monitored by gov. and not included in gov.'s Gross national Product (GNP).
Neo-Colonialism entrenchment of colonial order (trade and investment) -post colonialism under new guise.
Structuralist economy model of economic dev. that treats economic disparities among countries or regions as result of historically derived power relations w/in global economic system.
Dependency Theory Structuralist theory- offer critique of modernization model of dev.-certain types of political and economic relations (colonialism) b/t countries and regions of world have created arrangements that both control and limit extent to which regions can develo
Dollarization when poorer country ties value of its currency and adopts wealthier country's currency as its own.
World System Theory (Immanuel Wallerstein)- 3 tier structure - social change in developing world is inextricably linked to economic act. of developed world.
Vectored Diseases carried from 1 host to another by intermediate host
Export Processing Zones (EPZ's)est. by many countries in periphery and semi-periphery where they offer favorable tax, regulatory and trade arrangements to attract foreign trade and investment.
Maquiladoras Zones in N. Mex. w/ factories supplying manufactured goods to US market. Low wage workers in primarily foreign-owned factories assemble imported components and or raw materials and export finished goods.
Special Economic Zones (SEZ)specific area w/in country where tax incentives and less stringent environmental regulations implemented to attract foreign business and investment.
Desertification encroachment of desert conditions on moister zones along desert margins, where plant cover and soils threatened by desiccation- through over use by humans and their domestic animals and inexorable shifts in earth's environmental zones.
Commodity chain series of links connecting many places of production and distribution and resulting in commodity that exchanged on world market.
Modernization model (Walter Rostow)theory all countries go through 5 stages of development, cultivate economic state of self-sustained economic growth and high levels of mass consumption.
Created by: p4nd4lov3r