Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Some charts from Human Development Report 2014

South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa are really the laggards of the world:

 

        

Cognitive Development is getting wider attention:

  


As is the importance of culture (logic of Hundred Nation Theory?):


South Asia is better-off than Sub-Saharan Africa in the long run (optimistic scenario):


Manufacturing is just the beginning (gateway to technological sophistication and much more money):


South Asia and Europe (Welfare laws):

From: Human Development Report 2014