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1. Which of the follow are goals of the World Bank?
fighting poverty and disease, increasing education and enhanced economic development
providing funding for political revolution and temporary governments
both a. and b.
2. One controversial program of the World Bank is one of ___________________, where the World Bank lends money to a nation, but requires them to make certain policy changes
3. Compared to private capital flows to developing countries, the contributions of the World Bank:
are relatively small
are relatively large
are roughly equivalent
4. The member of the World Bank’s governing body are ______________________.
mostly from developing nations, a sharp contrast to the leadership of the IMF
an equal split between developed and developing nations
mostly from the U.S., Western Europe and Japan
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