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Technology and the economic development gap

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Do you think technology will widen the economic development gap between rich and poor countries? Why or why not? Is there a way for developing countries to use such technologies as tools for economic development?

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Technology will definitely continue to widen the gap between poor and rich countries. The problem is that the poorer countries literally do not have the technology now that is needed, in order to implement the newest technology. As rich countries continue to move forward with advancements in technology, we're progressing and leaving the poorer countries further behind than they were, before the newest technology even ...

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This solution discusses the economic development gap between rich and poor countries.