discussion paper should not exceed two pages. As to the sources, a copy with the relevant information should be provided.
- Topic for discussion paper #1: Find two countries (other than the ones discussed in the text) in the same geographical location; having very similar resource base, yet one has grown the other did not. Find two articles that emphasize different factors that are necessary for growth. Summarize, critically evaluate, and give your own answer to the question.
CANADA VS. MEXICO
Two countries that are very closely located and have similar resources, yet one has developed
excellently and the other is still struggling to rise up in the global market and gain its position are
Canada and Mexico. Canada and Mexico are geographically located in the same area and they
have similar resources, but still Canada has developed faster compared to Mexico and Mexico is
trying hard to gain a better position in the economic world.