We have been discussing the reasons for disparity around the world and within regions.

High Net Worth Individuals









source: RBC World Wealth report






















Source: Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report 2013

In groups, you will explain the changing patterns and trends of regional and global disparities of life expectancy, education and income for the following five countries:

  • Japan
  • Cambodia
  • UK
  • China
  • DRC

For each country, give the mean value of the country in your category: GNI/capita, mean schooling years, life expectancy)

-Its global ranking

-A brief explanation for its ranking

-The overall trend

-A brief explanation for the trend

-Patterns and trend of internal disparity

-A brief reason for the trend

You will then present your findings to the class as a Google presentation and share it with the rest of the class.