Econ FINAL part 6

  1. Colonialism's impact (benefits)
    • western education and medicine
    • unity in language and religion
    • more roads, railroads, airports
    • bigger business
  2. Colonialism's impact (problems)
    • created artificial national boundries
    • primary commodity dependence
    • excessice gov't intervention
  3. Post-colonial mistakes
    • bad spending priorities: lots of $ on gov't & military. ¬†little $ on health and education
    • corruption
    • policy mistakes
  4. Impact from rest of the world on africa
    • cold war weapons
    • trade barriers
    • inadequate aid
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kyle.coughlin
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Econ FINAL part 6
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Econ FINAL part 6
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