C - Econonic Axioms, Porter, Horngren-284

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ECO 440
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Mar 28, 2023
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L13604 L13604 Turn over The University of Nottingham SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS LEVEL 3 MODULE, SPRING SEMESTER 2008-2009 L13604 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT II Time allowed TWO hours Candidates may complete the front cover of their answer book and sign their desk card but must NOT write anything else until the start of the examination period is announced Answer Section A and ONE question from Section B Sections A and B are given the same weight Only silent, self contained calculators with a Single-Line Display are permitted in this examination Dictionaries are not allowed with one exception. Those whose first language is not English may use a standard translation dictionary to translate between that language and English provided that neither language is the subject of this examination. Subject specific translation dictionaries are not permitted. No electronic devices capable of storing and retrieving text, including electronic dictionaries, may be used. DO NOT turn examination paper over until instructed to do so ADDITIONAL MATERIAL: INFORMATION FOR INVIGILATORS:
L13604 L13604 END SECTION A 1. Should sharecropping be banned? Discuss. 2. Is trade good for growth? Distinguish clearly between trade, openness and policy effects. SECTION B 3. Discuss with reference to theory and empirical evidence how effective changes in food prices are in influencing (a) production levels and (b) living conditions of agricultural households. 4. Modern famines have often occurred in nations that, as a whole, were not initially suffering a shortage of food. Discuss. 5. Explain how to distinguish between transient and chronic poverty, and discuss why it might be important to make this distinction.
L12308 L12308 Turn over The University of Nottingham SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS LEVEL 2 MODULE, AUTUMN SEMESTER 2007/08 L12308 APPLIED ECONOMICS VII: THE FOOD INDUSTRY Time Allowed ONE Hour Candidates must NOT start writing their answers until told to do so. Answer Section A and ONE question from Section B Section A carries 25% of the marks and Section B carries 75% of the marks. No calculators are permitted in this examination. Dictionaries are not allowed with one exception. Those whose first language is not English may use a standard translation dictionary to translate between that language and English provided that neither language is the subject of this examination. Subject specific translation dictionaries are not permitted. No electronic devices capable of storing and retrieving text, including electronic dictionaries, may be used. DO NOT turn examination paper over until instructed to do so. ADDITIONAL MATERIAL:
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