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Flashcards in Frank's Dependancy Theory Deck (13):
1

What is the core, give an example?

Developed nations like North America

2

What is traded between the periphery and the core?

Low value materials

3

When was the dependency theory developed?

1967

4

Who developed the dependency theory?

Andre Frank

5

What did Andre Frank believe?

Development is about two types of global regions - core and periphery

6

What is the periphery?

The global regions that produce raw materials for the core to manufacture into higher valued goods

7

How is the core wealthy?

Produces the raw materials from the periphery into higher valued products which it then sells.

8

What has the core achieved by exploiting the periphery?

Development

9

_______________ materials are traded from the __________ to the ___________.

Low value, periphery, core

10

What percentage of the worlds population is the core?

15%

11

What percentage of the world’s income does the core enjoy?

75%

12

What is dependant on the core to process the raw materials?

The periphery

13

How does the core depend on the periphery?

To produce raw materials