Flashcards in Exonomic Factors Deck (5):
Economic influences on development
Employment status- type of work someone does.
Income/wealth - level of income or amount of personal wealth a person has.
Occupation - whether a person is employed or unemployed, at school college or in training
Positive and negative economic effects on physical development
Manual jobs may improve muscle tone and stamina.
Higher income may result in better health because of better housing conditions and diet.
Manual jobs can cause injury and muscular & skeletal problems.
Low wages can impact on lifestyle which may lead to poor health
Positive and negative economic effects on INTELLECTUAL development
Being in work, education encourages development of creative thinking and problem-solving skills.
not working or not being in education may cause worsening of memory.
Positive and negative economic effects on emotional development
Being in work, education can improve self-esteem.
A secure job income can lead to contentment.
Unemployment, low income can result in anxiety & low self-esteem.
Family relationships can suffer because of financial worries.